New Members for Additive Manufacturer Green Trade AssociationOctober 22, 2020
The Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Association (AMGTA), formed in 2019 to advance sustainability in additive manufacturing (AM), has announced 12 new members from eight countries.
Joining Sintavia LLC as co-founder are Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corp., a supplier of stable industrial gases to a variety of industries; and QC Laboratories, Inc., an industrial and commercial nondestructive testing laboratory focused on AM components. These co-founders will determine the strategic direction of the AMGTA, provide governance oversight and consider future research projects that members may vote to commission.
Joining as Participating Member companies: Amexci AB, an accelerator for the adoption of AM in Nordic industries; Danish AM Hub, Denmark’s focal point for the AM ecosystem; EOS, supplier of technologies and materials for industrial 3D printing; GE Additive, AM technology and manufacturing provider; Materialise, offering a range of 3D-printing software and services; the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland, a group of industry-led manufacturing R&D facilities in Scotland; Siemens Digital Industries Software, provider of the Xcelerator digital-enterprise portfolio; SLM Solutions Inc., producer of industrial metal 3D-printing machines; and Stryker, provider of medical technology.
“I’m delighted to welcome each of these esteemed founding members and Participating Member companies to the AMGTA,” says Sherry Handel, AMGTA executive director. “Their commitment not only to support the mission of our new trade group, but also their passion for sustainability, well positions the AMGTA to serve as a key industry resource in advancing sustainability in the AM industry. I am looking forward to working with each of our member companies as we embark on this exciting and important journey together.”