Manufacturers and Developers
of Additive Systems and Materials 

For information on system manufacturers and developers, see Wohlers Report 2014, an annual worldwide progress report on the additive manufacturing and 3D printing state of the industry.

  • Arcam Machines that use electron beam melting technology to produce metal parts from powder (Sweden)
  • Asiga Small Pico 3D printer that uses DLP and LED technology to solidify thin layers of photopolymer
  • Aspect Laser sintering systems (Japan)
  • Agilista 3D printer that jets photopolymer from Keyence (Japan)
  • BeAM EasyCLAD Systems (France)
  • Blueprinter 3D printer based on a Selective Heat Sintering technology (Denmark)
  • Carima DLP-based additive manufacturing system (South Korea)
  • CMET Stereolithography machines (Japan)
  • Concept Laser Selective laser melting systems (Germany)
  • Delta Micro Factory Corp. UP! personal 3D printer (China)
  • DSM Somos Materials for additive systems
  • DWS Photopolymerization of wax-like materials (Italy)
  • Envisiontec Photopolymerization process based on layer-by-layer projection using Digital Light Processing technology
  • EOS EOSINT laser sintering machines and materials (Germany)
  • Essential Dynamics Material extrusion process that dispenses silicone, epoxy, organics, cheese, chocolate, and other foods
  • Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories Candyfab machine based on the melting of table sugar using a stream of hot air
  • Evonik Materials for additive manufacturing
  • ExOne Powder metal and sand systems based on 3D inkjet printing technology from MIT
  • Fab@Home Open-source extrusion-based 3D printer developed at Cornell University
  • Fabbster Small 3D printer from Fruth Innovative Technologien (Germany)
  • Fabrisonic Systems and services based on ultrasonic additive manufacturing (UAM) technology
  • Farsoon Hi-Tech Company Laser sintering systems (China)
  • InssTek, Inc. Directed energy deposition process with 5-axis control and multiple powder feeds (Korea)
  • Lithoz CeraFAB system uses LED to cure ceramic-filled photopolymer (Austria)
  • LUXeXceL Develops and manufactures Printoptical additive manufacturing technology for the global LED lighting industry (Netherlands)
  • MakerBot Industries Version of the RepRap "open source" 3D printer


Part produced in ULTEM 9085,  courtesy of Stratasys


Shoe sole models created on a system from 
Z Corp., courtesy of Reebok

  • Solidscape Inkjet printing systems used mainly for producing wax casting patterns (a Stratasys company)
  • Stratasys Fused deposition modeling (FDM) and PolyJet systems for prototyping, tooling, and manufacturing applications (Israel)
  • 3D Systems Stereolithography (SL), laser sintering, 3D printers, and materials
  • 3Geometry Laser-based additive manufacturing systems for producing sand molds and cores (India)
  • Trumpsystem Precision Machinery (TPM) Laser sintering and laser welding equipment (China)
  • Voxeljet  Systems using 3DP technology from Z Corp. and MIT (Germany)
  • WindForm Aluminum, glass, and carbon filled powders for laser sintering from CRP Technology (Italy)
  • Wuhan Binhu Mechanical & Electrical Co., Ltd. Machines based on sheet lamination, vat photopolymerization, and powder bed fusion (China)

Click here to display a list of founding dates for AM system manufacturers, as well as when their technologies were introduced.

For information on system manufacturers and developers, see Wohlers Report 2014, an annual worldwide progress report on the additive manufacturing and 3D printing state of the industry.