Wohlers Report

Wohlers Report 2018

Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing State of the Industry
Annual Worldwide Progress Report
ISBN 978-0-9913332-4-0

Report Development Team

The following 76 individuals and organizations in 32 countries contributed to Wohlers Report 2018 and served as important sources for information.

Principal authors:

Ian Campbell (UK), Olaf Diegel (Sweden), Joseph Kowen (Israel), Terry Wohlers (U.S.)

Associate authors:

Ismail Fidan (U.S.) and David Bourell (U.S.)


Mukesh Agarwala 3D Product Development India
Nuno Alves Polytechnic Institute of Leiria Portugal
Nicolae Balc Technical University of Cluj–Napoca Romania
Robin Ballard Edmonds Community College U.S.
John Barnes The Barnes Group U.S.
Alain Bernard Ecole Centrale de Nantes France
Kris Binon Flam3D Belgium
Klas Boivie SINTEF Norway
Gerrie Booysen Central University of Technology South Africa
Paul Boulware EWI U.S.
David Brackett Manufacturing Technology Centre UK
Milan Brandt RMIT University Australia
William Cass Cantor Colburn U.S.
Andy Christensen Somaden LLC U.S.
Chee Kai Chua Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Mel Cossette Edmonds Community College U.S.
Mads Kjøller Damkjær AM-Lab Denmark
Deon de Beer North-West University South Africa
Ryan Dehoff Oak Ridge National Laboratory U.S.
Carl Dekker Met-L-Flo U.S.
Thierry Dormal Sirris Belgium
Brian Drab William Blair & Company U.S.
Igor Drstvenšek University of Maribor Slovenia
Sara Ebright Direct Dimensions U.S.
Khalid Abd Elghany Central Metallurgical R&D Institute Egypt
Claus Emmelmann Fraunhofer IAPT Germany
Arno Ferreira University of Auckland New Zealand
Elizabeth Ferrill Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner U.S.
George Fisher-Wilson 3D Hubs Netherlands
Rob Gorham America Makes U.S.
Tim Gornet University of Louisville U.S.
Michael Hickner Pennsylvania State University U.S.
John Hornick Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner U.S.
Ray Huff Wohlers Associates U.S.
Jeng Ywan Jeng National Taiwan University of Science and Tech. Taiwan
Andrzej Kęsy University of Technology and Humanities Poland
Babak Kianian Lund University Sweden
Alex Kingsbury Kingsbury Consulting Australia
Martin Lavoie Canada Makes Canada
Nak-Kyu Lee Korea Institute of Industrial Technology Korea
Jörg Lenz EOS GmbH Germany
Feng Lin Tsinghua University China
Christian Lindemann Direct Manufacturing Research Center Germany
Simon Marriott Adv. Mfg. Cooperative Research Centre Australia
Artur Mateus Polytechnic Institute of Leiria Portugal
Francisco Medina EWI U.S.
Randall Newton Consilia Vektor U.S.
John Obielodan University of Wisconsin–Platteville U.S.
Charles Overy LGM U.S.
Bene Padovani Additive Manufacturing Consultancy Brazil
Thomas Pang GE Additive Japan
Joris Peels Voxelfab Netherlands
Burak S. Pekcan +90 Turkey
Sebastian Piegert Siemens AG Germany
Michele Pressacco LimaCorporate Italy
Jason Radachy Cantor Colburn U.S.
Michael Raphael Direct Dimensions U.S.
Boris Salamakhin Voronezhselmash Russia
Elisa Salatin LimaCorporate Italy
Marco Salvisberg Precicast Additive Switzerland
Peter Sander Airbus Germany
Christian Seidel Fraunhofer IGCV Germany
Jorge Vicente Lopes da Silva Renato Archer Information Technology Center Brazil
Aidan Skoyles Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner U.S.
Kinga Skrzek University of Technology and Humanities Poland
Mark Smith Sandia National Laboratories U.S.
Chris Spadaccini Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory U.S.
Adrian Spierings Inspire AG Switzerland
Jürgen Stampfl Vienna University of Technology Austria
Riccardo Toninato LimaCorporate Italy
Jukka Tuomi Aalto University Finland
Nicole Wake Center for Adv. Imaging Innovation and Research U.S.
David Wimpenny Manufacturing Technology Centre UK
Tim Wischeropp Fraunhofer IAPT Germany
Naiara Zubizarreta AddiMAT Spain
Jim Zunino U.S. Army U.S.

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