Organizations Visited

Terry Wohlers has visited more than 200 corporations, academic and research institutions, and government entities in 24 countries to witness firsthand their capabilities and best practices, as well as the challenges they face.

Australia

CSIRO
Formero
Innovate SA
Invetech
James Cook University
QMI Solutions
ResMed
RMIT University
RØDE Microphones
Victoria's Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development

Austria

Lithoz
Vienna University of Technology

Belgium

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Materialise
Procter & Gamble
UCB Chemicals

Brazil

Irwin Industrial
MULTIBRÁS
Sociedade Educacional De Santa Catarina
TUPY

Canada

Centre Technologique en Aérospatiale
Industrial Technology Centre (Winnipeg)

China

Able Products Design Co.
Autodesk Far East Ltd.
Beijing Longyaun - Automated Fabrications Systems
Beijing Yinhua
CIM Precision Mold
EDS Unigraphics Hong Kong
FalconTech
Haier
Hefei Municipal Civic Center
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong Productivity Council
Kam Wing Tai Computer Tooling Mfg.
Print-Rite
Tsinghua University
Ultratech Mold Design & Mfg. Co.
University of Hong Kong
WestingCut

Denmark

Danish Technological Institute

England

ARRK Formation
De Montford University
BAE Systems
Ford Dunton
Jaguar
Land Rover
Loughborough University
MG Rover
MTT Technologies Group
Procter & Gamble
Renault F1
3T RPD
University of Sheffield
Starkey Europe
University of Nottingham
Warwick University

Finland

ABB
Benefon
DeskArtes
Helsinki University of Technology
Nokia Mobile Phones
Planmeca

France

IRCCyN - Ecole Centrale de Nantes

Germany

Airbus
BigRep
Becker CAD-CAM-CAST
EOS
Evonik
Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering & Automation
Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering
Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology
Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology
Fruth Innovative Technologien (FIT)
LZN Laser Zentrum Nord
Materialise
Mercedes-Benz
Netfabb
Premium AEROTEC
Porsche
Sintermask

Holland

Philips Lighting
TNO Industrial Technology

Israel

Conceptland
Cubital
Focus Capital Group
Micromod
Objet Geometries
Solidimension

Italy

Manudirect srl
MBN Nanomaterialia S.p.A.

Japan

Canon Inc.
CMET Inc.
Fuji Xerox
Hewlett-Packard Japan 
Hino Motors, Ltd.
INCS Inc.
Japan Synthetic Rubber (JSR)
Kira Corp.
Matshushita Electric (Panasonic)
Mitsubishi Electric
NEC
Nissan Technical Center
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Procter & Gamble
Ricoh
Rion Co. Ltd.
Sony/D-MEC
Sony Manufacturing Systems
Teijin Seiki Co. Ltd.
Tokuda Industries
University of Tokyo

New Zealand

Auckland University of Technology
Fischer & Paykel

Portugal

INAMOL
Plasdan
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
VANGEST

Singapore

Economic Development Board
Nanyang Technologicial University
National University of Singapore
Prime Minister's Office
Prototype Asia

Slovenia

Gorenje
University of Maribor

South Africa

Aerosud
Central University of Technology, Free State
CSIR Manufacturing & Materials Technology
Fab Lab (Soshanguve)
Mann-Makhene Machinery
Port Elizabeth Technikon
Tshwane University of Technology
University of Stellenbosch
Vaal University of Technology
Walter Sisulu University

South Korea

Samsung

Spain

Goratu Maquinas Herramienta
Hewlett-Packard
Loire Safe

Sweden

Arcam
IVF Industrial Research & Development Corp.
Sigma Innovation

Switzerland

Huntsman
Valspar Corp. AG

Turkey

Istanbul Technical University

United States

Accelerated Technologies
Advanced Energy
AeroMet
Aleph Objects
Andersen Windows
Asnuntuck Community College
Apple Computer
Align Technology
Aracor
ASTM International
Autodesk, Inc.
Auto-Trol Technology
Baxter Healthcare
Belcan Corp.
Bergen County Technical Schools
Boeing (Huntington Beach)   
Boeing (Seattle)
Boeing Rocketdyne
Bradley University
Cadkey
CalComp
Cantor Colburn
Carbon (North Carolina)
Carnegie Bosch Institute
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Choffin Career & Technical Center
Chrysler Jeep & Truck
Cigen (General Pattern)
Cognitive
Coleman
Colorado Memory Systems
Colorado State University
Compaq Computer
Computervision
Cyber F/X
Cyberware
DaimlerChrysler
Dassault Systèmes
Digibotics
Direct Dimensions
DTM Corp.
DuPont Automotive Parts Division
Dynamic Tooling
Dynetics
Eastman Kodak
EOIS
Ex One
Exide Extronics
EWI
Express Pattern
Extrude Hone
Fabrisonic
Fargo Electronics
Formed Solutions
Ford Motor
Fraunhofer USA
GE Center for Additive Technology Advancement
GE Global Research
General Motors
Georgia Institute of Technology
Glidewell Laboratories
Helisys
Herman Miller
Hewlett-Packard
HID Global
Hughes Christensen
Imageware
Intergraph
Inventor Cloud
Irwin Research
ISTS, Inc.
Jay Leno's Garage
John Deere (Moline, Illinois)
John Deere (Waterloo, Iowa)
Johnson Controls
Keltool
Laser Design
Laserform, Inc.
Lockheed Martin F-35 Manufacturing Facility
Lundeen Studios
M-7 Technologies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mach Pattern
Medical Modeling Inc.
Microsoft
Micro-Vector
Milwaukee School of Engineering
Morris Technologies
NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center
National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute
National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Science Foundation
Nike
North Carolina State University
Northrop Grumman
Northwestern Michigan College
Objet Geometries Inc.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
On Demand Manufacturing (formerly a Boeing subsidiary)
Orr Associates International
OtterBox
Paramount Industries, Inc.
PlanetCAD
Plynetics
POM
Pratt & Whitney
Precon
Procter & Gamble
Protogenic
Proto Labs (Minnesota)
Proto Labs (North Carolina)
ProtoTech Engineering
PTE Distribution
Quality Machine
Rapid Prototyping Corp.
Reebok
RMB Products
Robert McNeel & Associates
Roland DGA
Rousch Industries
SABIC
Saddleback College
Sandia National Labs
San Diego City College
Shapeways
Solidica
Solid Concepts
Solidworks Corp.
Soligen Technologies
Spatial
Starkey Labs
Stature Machining
Steelcase
Stratasys
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Solidica
Southco
Synergeering Group
3-Dimensional Services
3D Systems
3-D Technical Services
Tape Wrangler
Teledyne Water Pik
Texas Instruments
The Technology House
Thogus Products
Toledo Molding & Die
Tri-Tech Precision
University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) 
University of California - Irvine 
University of Central Florida
University of Dayton
University of Minnesota
University of Pittsburgh
University of Texas at Austin
University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
U.S. Department of Commerce
US Synthetic
Valeo
Versacad Corp.
Walt Disney World Ride & Show Engineering
Washington University
White House
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Wielgus Product Models
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Wright State University
Woodward Governer
Yale University
Yazaki North America
York Technical College
Z Corporation