Additive Industries employ Shane Collins for US expansion

Eindhoven (The Netherlands)/Camarillo (California, USA) – Additive Industries is expanding its operations for industrial 3D metal printing equipment and software development, sales and service to North America. To meet the challenges of the most demanding applications, Additive Industries will establish its new North American Process & Application Development Center within the surging California aerospace and astronautics markets.

Additive Industries hired additive manufacturing veteran Shane Collins to lead the Process & Application Development Center which will be established in Southern California. Additionally, he will build a team of talented metal 3D printing professionals and will be involved in expanding the installed base of the MetalFAB1, industrial metal 3D printing system, in demanding industries like aerospace, automotive and medical devices.

The MetalFAB1 is the only metal 3D printing system on the market that integrates powder bed fusion with post processing to enable consistent quality and unattended operation. The Camarilo, CA facility will house MetalFAB1 demonstration systems and support process and application development for North America.