We are delighted to announce that WACKER’S ACEO® team has signed up as a new partner of IAM 3D HUB. ACEO® is WACKER’s full-service provider for 3D printed silicone rubber components.
The membership allows ACEO® to leverage the IAM 3D HUB end-to-end solutions platform, to partner with the network’s stakeholders and to develop new technologies.
According to Bernd Pachaly, head of the ACEO® 3D printing project at WACKER: “Joining the IAM 3D Hub is a perfect fit. IAM 3D Hub aims to accelerate the adoption and development of 3D printing technologies in the European Union manufacturing sectors and provides a hands-on approach for end-to-end solutions.”
IAM 3D HUB facilitates a strong innovation ecosystem with major AM players. ACEO® is going to complement IAM 3D HUB technologies with 3D printing of real silicone elastomers. The membership will also help ACEO® to further advance their 3D printing technologies.
This new member joins the list of IAM 3D HUB partners headed by HP, Leitat Technological Center, Renishaw, and Abrast by Coniex. As well as Fira de Barcelona and the Spain’s main trade show specialized in Additive Manufacturing, IN(3D)USTRY From needs to solutions.
3D-printed logo and lattices made of 100% silicone (photo: WACKER)
WACKER’s 3D printing technology ACEO® is the world’s first industrial-scale technology for the additive manufacturing of liquid silicone rubber components. The unique drop-on-demand technology allows design freedom and the printing of highly functional parts while maintaining the outstanding properties of silicone rubber such as temperature and radiation resistance or biocompatibility. Printed silicone rubber components such as the automotive, aerospace & aviation, healthcare and equipment industry as well as in mechanical engineering. ACEO® offers several services including design support, training sessions at its print lab and a webshop for secure file upload and ordering. ACEO® is registered trademark of WACKER.