FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Annual Report 2017

A new and promising year is upon us. We would like to thank all business partners, suppliers and associates for contributing to
an exceptionally successful 2017; we look forward to continued growth and enrichments of committed business relationships in 2018.

The following short summary, prepared for you, is intended to highlight FIT Additive Manufacturing Group’s achievements in 2017 and demonstrate favorable
future developments for 2018.

FIT Hauptsitz

The FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Motto in 2017: Expand The Possibilities!

In the beginning of 2017 we moved into the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Tower, our new corporate headquarters – an architectural jewel and treasure chest
for additive manufacturing (AM) innovation. A second production facility designed to heighten our machine inventory and a corporate
guest house, perfectly suited for our affiliated business travelers, are both currently under construction.

Acquisitions and New Businesses

Gummi-Formteile CNC Ceramic Printing RIM
Rubber molding Precision engineering Ceramic printing RIM and more

New Technologies

• Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM) for big metal parts
Gel Dispensing Printing (GDP) technology for xxl plastic parts
Metal coating (finishing/post-processing)
• Continuous enhancement of our in-house measuring and testing inventory for the best-possible quality assurance

WAAM GDP machine Metal Coating QA
WAAM GDP Metal coating Many new measuring techniques

Technology Day 2017

A paramount moment in our company history was achieved in April when we hosted FIT Technology Day in our newly opened FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Tower. FIT Additive Manufacturing Group’s 1200 registered guests were invited to take a personal look into our production processes and learn first-hand of FIT Additive Manufacturing Group’s knowledge of revolutionary and innovative AM trends. The interest was overwhelming; we are extremely grateful for all who attended!

Technologietag 2017

Outstanding Guests and International Delegations

Throughout the year, we have had the honor to host a multitude of distinguished guests interested in our vision of the future of additive manufacturing technology. Among the guests were Bavarian State Secretary Albert Füracker, Minister of Finance Dr. Markus Söder, and the Most Reverend Rudolf Voderholzer, Bishop of Regensburg (left), as well as the Royal Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) of Sweden, and many more.

Trade Shows

We value these exhibitions as they provide opportunities to showcase and demonstrate
FIT Additive Manufacturing Group’s service capacities as well as new products and services to a number of industries
like automotive and motor sports.

Research Projects and Collaborations

  • "NewGenStent" aims at revolutionizing cardiology by developing a new generation of stents through additive manufacturing, with FIT Additive Manufacturing Group partnering with OTH (technical university of applied sciences) Regensburg and the University Hospital Regensburg
  • Membership in Deutsche Bahn's network "Mobility goes Additive", the network for Additive Manufacturing in the mobility and logistics branch
  • Involvement in Technology Campus Parsberg
  • German-Russian joint venture FITNIK to promote aviation technology and engineering through additive manufacturing
NewGenStent Deutsche Bahn UnternehmerStammtisch 2017 FITNIK
"NewGenStent" "Additive Goes Mobility" Technology Campus Parsberg FITNIK

Thank You for an Incredible 2017!

We wish all our Employees, Customers and Industry Partners

the Very Best Year in 2018!

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92331 Lupburg

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