Discover Brainport Eindhoven

In the technology region of Brainport Eindhoven, we work intelligently together as thinkers and doers. The possibilities are endless within Brainport. Discover, learn and grow.

What is Brainport Eindhoven?

Brainport now and in the future

Brainport Development

PSV & Brainport Eindhoven

Close Close

Brainport for you

Whether you are studying, working or having a company here, Brainport Eindhoven offers limitless opportunities for growth. Your success depends on the way you overcome your challenges. Please contact Brainport if you need any support. We will help you gain more knowledge and new perspectives or we will just answer your questions.

Entrepreneurs

Professionals

Students

Close Close

Upcoming event


North American International Auto Show 2020

All events
Close Close

What is 3D printing?

Quick navigation

3D printing is a process aimed at making three-dimensional solid objects from multiple layers of printed material based on a digital design. You can print almost any object in a vast array of materials. The difference between printing on paper and 3D printing is that when printing in 3D, the object is printed in both length, width and height. Countless materials are suitable for 3D printing, such as plaster, gold, ceramics, plastics, wood, sand, titanium, polyester and epoxy.

3D printing is extremely suitable for customized products. You can easily print low volumes of a product and are therefore able to make a cost-efficient and customized offer (low volume, high complexity). In addition, significant progress is being made regarding printed electronics. A technology that enables circuits, sensors, memories, batteries and displays to be printed on thin, lightweight and flexible materials. Offering new opportunities for the packaging and automotive industry and for companies producing wearable electronics.

3D printing co-creation platform

Led by AMSystems, the Fieldlab Multi-material 3D was founded, a co-creation platform for parties in the chain to jointly develop and validate innovative multi-tech and multi-material solutions. To not only develop future production environments, but also general solutions for the current industry. In order to do this, the Fieldlab is bringing companies and organizations together and informs them of the current and new Research & Development programs. In addition, the Fieldlab is coordinating and facilitating matchmaking processes by developing  new roadmaps and organizing network meetings.

What does Brainport offer in respect of 3D printing?

The 3D printing technology is largely used within the Brainport region. Many partnerships and innovation programs are jointly focusing on improving the technology and its applications. Knowledge institutes like TNO and the Technical University of Eindhoven, together with several companies, are trying to expand the 3D printing possibilities.

You can get more information from these partners

Fieldlab Multimaterial 3D

The Fieldlab Multi-M3D is a co-creation platform where partners work together to develop and validate the next generation of multi-technology and multi-material solutions.

www.amsystemscenter.com

I am glad to help you make the right choice for your company. Call and receive advice on which partner suits you best.

Phone:
+31610538038

E-mail:
r.fokkema@brainportdevelopment.nl

Ruben Fokkema

International Business Developer