Manufacturing

3D Printing Meets Prehistoric Preservation: Materialise Prints Life-Size Mammoth Skeleton

Solutions: 3-matic, Mammoth Stereolithography, RapidFit+, Stereolithography

When it comes to producing an exact replica of a mammoth, one thing is clear. Size matters. Recreating over 300 bones, some of which are over 2 meters in length (bigger than a fully grown adult!), is no small feat. Coupled with the need to avoid any invasive or potentially damaging work on the original bones, this project presented a unique challenge.

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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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