Manufacturers and Developers of Additive Systems and Materials

For information on system manufacturers and developers, see Wohlers Report 2017, an annual worldwide progress report on the additive manufacturing and 3D printing state of the industry.

  • Arcam Machines that use electron beam melting technology to produce metal parts from powder (Sweden)
  • Asiga Small Pico 3D printer that uses DLP and LED technology to solidify thin layers of photopolymer
  • Aspect Laser sintering systems (Japan)
  • Agilista 3D printer that jets photopolymer from Keyence (Japan)
  • Carima DLP-based additive manufacturing systems (South Korea)
  • CMET Stereolithography machines (Japan)
  • Concept Laser Metal powder bed fusion systems (Germany)
  • DSM Somos Materials for additive manufacturing systems
  • DWS Stereolithography systems (Italy)
  • Envisiontec Photopolymerization-based systems (Germany)
  • EOS Polymer and metal powder bed fusion systems (Germany)
  • Evonik Materials for additive manufacturing (Germany)
  • ExOne Powder metal and sand systems based on binder jetting technology
  • Fabrisonic Systems and services based on ultrasonic additive manufacturing technology
  • Farsoon Polymer and metal powder bed fusion systems (China)
  • Formlabs Stereolithography and laser sintering systems and materials
  • InssTek, Inc. Directed energy deposition process with 5-axis control and multiple powder feeds (Korea)
  • Irepa Laser EasyCLAD Systems (France)
  • Lithoz CeraFAB system that cures ceramic-filled photopolymer (Austria)
  • Luxexel Printoptical technology for the production of lenses (Netherlands)
  • MakerBot Industries Desktop 3D printers based on material extrusion


Part produced in ULTEM 9085,  courtesy of Stratasys

  • Matsuura Lumex Avance-25 hybrid additive and milling system (Japan)
  • Mcor Technologies Mcor paper lamination systems (Ireland)
  • Microfabrica Developing proprietary EFAB technology for creating micromachines and other miniature objects
  • OPM Laboratory (an affiliate of Sodick) Hybrid metal powder bed fusion with CNC milling
  • Optomec Aerosol Jet and directed energy deposition systems
  • Prodways Polymer-based additive manufacturing systems (France)
  • ReaLizer Metal powder bed fusion systems (Germany)
  • Renishaw Metal powder bed fusion systems (England)
  • RepRap Open-source extrusion-based 3D printer developed at Bath University (UK)
  • RepRap materials Wide range of products from many sources
  • Sciaky Electron beam additive manufacturing equipment
  • SLM Solutions Metal powder bed fusion systems (Germany)


Shoe sole models created on a system from 
Z Corp., courtesy of Reebok

  • Solidscape Inkjet printing systems used mainly for producing wax casting patterns (a Stratasys company)
  • Stratasys Fused deposition modeling (FDM) and PolyJet systems for prototyping, tooling, and manufacturing applications (Israel)
  • Tiertime Desktop and industrial 3D printers (China)
  • 3D Systems Stereolithography (SL), laser sintering, 3D printers, and materials
  • Voxeljet  Systems using 3DP technology from Z Corp. and MIT (Germany)
  • WindForm Aluminum, glass, and carbon filled powders for laser sintering from CRP Technology (Italy)
  • Wuhan Binhu Mechanical & Electrical Co., Ltd. Machines based on sheet lamination, vat photopolymerization, and powder bed fusion (China)

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For information on system manufacturers and developers, see Wohlers Report 2017, an annual worldwide progress report on the additive manufacturing and 3D printing state of the industry.