Accelerate the development of advanced applications and innovative additive manufacturing solutions.

Your Additive Manufacturing Journey

AM Maturity

Full Strategic Application

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Departmental Application

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Experimenting and Testing

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Little Training/ No Training

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Identify Need

Joint Innovation


Low Volume Production

Full Production

    Application Maturity

Our Approach

From Exploration and Implementation to Qualification and Scale

  • 3D Systems’ Application Innovation Group is dedicated to solving your biggest design and production challenges, from identifying your needs to validating and scaling your manufacturing flow. We are looking forward to engaging with you on your AM journey. We are proud of our collaborations with leading research organizations, educational institutions and innovative companies to solve complex AM challenges, including:

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Maximize your additive manufacturing investment with 3D Systems support.

3D Systems
  • We Offer the Most Comprehensive Solutions Portfolio in the Industry

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    • Pioneer in 3D printing​
    • Full range of 3D printers to address AM needs in ​
      • Metal​
      • Plastic​
      • Wax
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    • 130+ materials for a range of applications​
    • Continuous R&D and formulation innovation for specific needs​
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    • Workflow expertise for additive​
    • Printing process and management software tools
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    • Applications Experts​
    • Advanced Manufacturing ​
    • Full service and support post-purchase​

3D Systems Is The Trusted Partner Of Industry Leaders In

Learn more about how Application Innovation Group can accelerate your AM journey.

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  • Certified Parts Process in Highly Regulated Industries

    In highly regulated industries such as medical, energy, aerospace and defense, issues with validating and qualifying an AM production workflow can delay additive manufacturing implementation and its many benefits. Learn more about our Application Innovation Group process validation and support to accelerate your pathway to AM production.

  • AM Production for Critical Applications

    Our decades of AM expertise provide a streamlined production protocol to accelerate your path to qualified AM parts. View the infographic to learn more about the applications we support, our track record of success, and our ecosystem of proven solutions.