Initially used a symbol of peaceful resistance against the Polish communist regime during the ‘80s, the gnome, or krasnal, has grown to become the symbol of the city of Wrocław. In fact, there are currently over 300 gnomes dotted around the city and it’s a popular tourist pastime to spot as many as possible. Poland celebrated its 100 years of independence this year – and Mr. Waldemar Plusa, together with the city of Wrocław, decided to commemorate the occasion by using their symbol in a very special way.
Two years ago, e-Prototypy became Materialise S.A.. Today, they are the proud winners of the Best Polish Service Company Award 2015 from Centrum Druku 3D! Here’s the team that’s laser sintering their way into award-winning status.
This month, our “Materialise Around the World” series stops in Poland. One year ago this month, Materialise acquired e-prototypy, Poland’s leading provider of rapid prototypes and 3D Printing, thus making this office one of the newest Materialise locations.