formnext 2015

Live at formnext: SLM Solutions presents the whole portfolio for Additive Manufacturing in operation

High Performance by quad fiber laser and patented multi-beam technology



Luebeck, Nov. 8,2015. SLM Solutions, leading provider of metal based additive manufacturing technology (also commonly referred to as “3D printing”), presents from 17 to 20 November 2015 at formnext in Francfurt the whole SLM-portfolio at the booth G50 in Hall 3.1. The focus is on the live operation of the additive manufacturing systems on the latest version.


From 17 to 20 November 2015 formnext, International exhibition and conference on additive technologies and tool making, welcomes visitors from the major industrial areas in the world. Covering an area of 270 m² SLM Solutions presented in the exhibition halls the complete product portfolio.

This year, SLM Solutions focuses on the aerospace industry with the biggest exhibition space in the history of the company. The booth accesses in designing the thread. SLM Solutions shows the three additive manufacturing series in the latest version in live operation. The efficiency and performance of the systems has been improved in the last 12 months again. The quad laser and the patented dual-beam technology of the high-performance system SLM® 500 HL increase the volume construction rate per unit time by up to 80%. Furthermore, there are additional options with new, more powerful laser with 700 W for the series SLM® 280 HL and SLM® 500 HL. "The optimized and improved plant technology underlines our expertise and pioneering work in the Selective Laser Melting technology," said Andreas Frahm, Director of Sales and Marketing SLM Solutions GmbH, "In addition, further improvements will be introduced to improve the quality of our systems".


In addition, the booth G50 of SLM Solutions in Hall 3.1 serves as a platform for the exchange of information on the topic of additive manufacturing. The AMUG, the independent, cross-sectoral, global association of additive manufacturing users is as a partner at the booth. Stefan Ritt, Head of Global Marketing of SLM Solutions welcomes as the European Ambassador of AMUG, President Gary Rabinowitz and other ambassadors from around the world. This year the Federation of German Aerospace Industries Association (BDLI) is for the first time at the booth of SLM Solutions. SLM Solutions provides space to the experts representing the interests of German Aerospace Industry for conversations around the theme of additive manufacturing in the aerospace industry.


"We are looking expectantly to the formnext 2015. We are pleased with our customers and prospective clients communicating and showing them the latest developments in our business segments," explains Dr. Markus Rechlin, CEO of SLM Solutions Group AG.”