Manufacturing

GO Wheelchair: Creating a True-to-Life Prototype for the Concept Launch

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping

When you are revealing your latest concept to the design world you need a prototype that truly represents your vision and shows your design to its full potential. You need a 3D printing partner you can trust to deliver high-quality parts, each in the right technology and material.

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Manufacturing

Trimble UX5 Drones: From Prototyping to Certified Additive Manufacturing

Solutions: Additive Manufacturing, Certified Additive Manufacturing, Laser Sintering, Polyamide, Rapid Prototyping

Trimble UAS, formerly known as Gatewing, started working with Materialise back when they were designing the surveying and mapping drone Gatewing X100. Four years later, the prototyping partnership has evolved into an ongoing certified additive manufacturing project.

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Software

Sagrada Familia: Magics Meets Modernism

Solutions: Magics, Rapid Prototyping

The world-famous Sagrada Familia cathedral in Barcelona has been using 3D Printing since 2001 to continue the work of the great designer Antoni Gaudí. This modernist architect was not able to finish the work during his life. With the assistance of Materialise Magics software, Gaudí’s glorious magnum opus is well on its way to completion.

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Medical

NewBorn Heart Rate Sensor: 3D Printing to Reduce Infant Mortality

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping, Stereolithography, Vacuum Casting

A baby’s breathing needs to be watched closely after birth but traditional methods make continuous monitoring difficult. Laerdal Medical called on Materialise to help create a life-saving solution.

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Manufacturing

A Successful Tradeshow with a High Quality Prototype

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping

With the support of Materialise, and a high quality prototype, Czech company Plastkon launched a new snow sled that exceeded their commercial expectations.

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Corporate

Materialise’s Wilfried Vancraen at TEDxLeuven

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping

On March 29th, 2012, Materialise’s founder and CEO Wilfried Vancraen took to the TEDxLeuven stage to discuss the power of 3D Printing to create a better quality of life for all.

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Manufacturing

Materialise OnSite Helps Tupperware Save Time and Money

Solutions: Stereolithography, Rapid Prototyping

Tupperware uses prototypes to test their designs before putting products on the market. For reliable prototyping in materials they trust, Tupperware uses our online system, Materialise OnSite.

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Manufacturing

Supporting Samsonite in Setting New Standards in Luggage

Solutions: 3-matic, Rapid Prototyping

In their mission to create the best travel bags the world has ever seen, Samsonite approached the innovation experts at Materialise to develop a highly detailed prototype for their latest launch.

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Manufacturing

A Complex Prototype to Showcase Complex Services

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping, Laser Sintering

With complex services, it’s often true that “seeing is believing.” To showcase their unique services, LBO called on Materialise to help them create an intricate, functional model for trade fairs.

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Manufacturing

The RBM Noor, Tested to the Bone, Before it even Existed!

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping, Vacuum Casting

To live up to their vision ‘to make the world a better place to sit’, Scandinavian Business Seating takes their designs to the test with a series of rapid 3D Printed prototypes.

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Manufacturing

The Gatewing X100: prototypes take flight with manufactured end-use parts

Solutions: Rapid Prototyping, FDM, Laser Sintering, Vacuum Casting

In order to produce the X100, Gatewing uses a combination of manufacturing processes, and for parts that need the extra advantages provided by Additive Manufacturing and Vacuum Casting, they come to Materialise.

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Corporate

A Refreshing Spa Retreat. designed by Archi.des, printed by Materialise

Solutions: Laser Sintering, Rapid Prototyping, Stereolithography

Redesigning a spa in the Belgian town of the same name, the architects at Archi.des embraced 3D Printing to improve the detail of their scale models and refine their build plans, to beautiful result.

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