SLM signs a multi-machine contract of SLM 280 series

SLM Solutions Group AG, a leading supplier of metal-based additive manufacturing technology, has signed the company’s largest ever multi-machine contract for 50 machines of the SLM 280 series. SLM 280, in particular in its multi-laser version, is the most successful model in SLM Solutions’ product range.

This major order is an important step in promoting further growth in this important region and once more underscores the strong global demand for additive production facilities suitable for industrial applications. To the knowledge of SLM Solutions it is one of the largest orders ever placed in China in the area of additive manufacturing.

SLM 280 machines represent the fastest selling series currently produced by SLM Solutions. In addition, SLM 280 machines offer customers high level of productivity through the parallel use of up to two lasers, each with a maximum 700 W output, as well as the high quality of the parts produced. The powerful performance of the machines enables the production costs per component manufactured to be optimized while allowing full scope for geometrical design.