Stratasys Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator Unveils A Hybrid Approach For Automated Composite Part Production That Breaks The Print-by-layer Mindset And Enables The Full Value Of Additive Manufacturing To Be Applied To High Value Composite Structures Making Them Lighter Than Ever Before. (Photo: Stratasys)
Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS) and Siemens today announced a formal partnership to integrate Siemens' Digital Factory solutions with Stratasys' additive manufacturing solutions. The partnership is intended to lay the foundation for the two companies to fulfill their shared vision of incorporating additive manufacturing into the traditional manufacturing workflow, helping it to become a universally recognized production practice which can benefit multiple industries, including aerospace, automotive, transportation, energy and industrial tooling. This announcement also builds on Siemens' recently announced end-to-end solution integrating digital design, simulation and data management with conventional and additive manufacturing. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161116005406/en/
Stratasys Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator unveils a hybrid approach for automated composite part production that breaks the print-by-layer mindset and enables the full value of additive manufacturing to be applied to high value composite structures making them lighter than ever before. (Photo: Stratasys)
Stratasys and Siemens have been collaborating on multiple projects including the direct link from Siemens' NX™ software for CAD/CAM/CAE to Stratasys' GrabCAD Print platform - enabling a seamless design-to-3D print workflow - and the recently previewed Stratasys Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator that incorporates Siemens' product lifecycle management (PLM) software and its motion control and CNC automation technologies, to produce strong, lightweight performance parts. "Siemens is enthusiastic about this partnership with Stratasys and the opportunity to help our customers adopt a new manufacturing mindset that we believe will result in better products produced more economically and delivered more efficiently," said Zvi Feuer, SVP Manufacturing Engineering Software, Siemens PLM Software. "We are committed to the industrialization of additive manufacturing with all of its unique advantages, including complex part geometries, on-demand production and mass customization. This relationship helps set the course for continued innovation and leadership through the tight integration of our product lines and through collaboration on comprehensive additive manufacturing solutions."