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Nominee TCT Award!

16.07.2019

Our project of a 3D printed church retable has been voted as a finalist for the Creative Application Award for the TCT Awards 2019....
Nominee TCT Award!
Our new 5 day workshop


Our new 5 day workshop

18.04.2019

By this concentrated training, we make you ”fit“ for AM....


New material data sheets

18.04.2019

The rich variety of technologies and materials is our signature. Please see our new material data sheets!...
New material data sheets
Have the courage to innovate and succeed in serial AM!


Have the courage to innovate and succeed...

18.04.2019

When asked why industries so often lack innovation spirit, Prof. Dieter Kempf, President of the Federation of German Industries e.V. (BDI), replied: "If CEOs today complain that the good ideas emerge from startups only, this is because we make developers write standardized notes to the board. If we told them instead, ‘Here’s the money, now...


Spot on S.P.O.D.! For 3D printed spare p...

18.03.2019

For some years now we have observed that especially for long-running investment goods the availability of spare parts is rapidly declining. The reasons are multiple, whereas the consequences will always be the same: Rising downtimes annoy customers and are costly. That's why we developed our service program Spare Parts On Demand (S.P.O.D.), our sol...
Spot on S.P.O.D.! For 3D printed spare parts, it's all about availability
HPHT @ FIT!


HPHT @ FIT!

18.03.2019

Hot isostatic pressing (HIP) is a manufacturing process which can significantly improve the quality of AM metal parts via heat and pressure....


SPEE3D is in the house!

06.03.2019

We have, as one of the first adopters worldwide, added the latest machine by Australian manufacturer SPEE3D to our technology portfolio. It has the potential to revolutionize the manufacturing of aluminum, copper, and composite parts. Supersonic 3D Deposition (SP3D) is a cold spray technology. This means, the metal powder is fired precisely onto a ...
SPEE3D is in the house!
Why is diversity such an important factor in successful rapid protototyping?


Why is diversity such an important facto...

04.03.2019

With the growing need for speed that industries experience today, time-to-market acceleration means radically shortened product development and life cycles. At the same time there is a significant increase in complexity, as possible options are multiplying. To cope with this diversity in Rapid Prototyping, you can’t just rely on ONE manufactu...


Rapid Prototyping

19.02.2019

Prototype business is defined by one major requirement: speed. Short product development cycles prove to be a crucial competitive factor....
Rapid Prototyping
99 % satisfied customers in 2018!


99 % satisfied customers in 2018!

14.02.2019

We strive to fulfill all of our customers' wishes to their complete satisfaction. Well, who wouldn't? Now let's back this claim with numbers. To find out about the facts, we've asked our FIT Prototyping customers in 2018 to give us their feedback. Here are the overwhelming results....


Carl Fruth about Additive Design and Inn...

31.01.2019

As competitive constraints are continuously increasing, innovativeness is getting more and more essential for companies. This is why innovation is needed and sought after, yet not easy to accomplish....
Carl Fruth about Additive Design and Innovation
On the road to successful additive design


On the road to successful additive desig...

16.01.2019

Additive Manufacturing will only be as good as its design. This will require a radically new way of thinking in engineering – if not, even the best printer on earth will not be able to produce useable parts. ...


Instead of the traditional new years' gr...

11.01.2019

So, here it is, the new year. Do you feel the same? Only a few days have passed yet, but we are totally immerged in 2019. A new year full of opportunities lies ahead. Hand on heart: What are your New Year's resolutions?...
Instead of the traditional new years' greetings...
Season's Greetings!


Season's Greetings!

21.12.2018

2018 is drawing to a close, a year which will undoubtedly go down in our annals as one of the most enjoyable but, at the same time, one of the busiest as well. Now it's come the time of the year to slow down and to regain new forces for the new year - and also to say thank you to our employees, customers, suppliers and partners. It is together with...


AM-News 51/2018: Learn all about stereol...

18.12.2018

We strive to develop and manufacture nothing less than the perfect component for you. This means we get to heart of the matter and understand the product requirements and the ideal manufacturing technology really well. The latest enhancements in our machine park are 4 new stereolithography machines by 3D Systems, of the types ProX800 and ProX950....
AM-News 51/2018: Learn all about stereolithography
Breaking AM News by FIT Additive Manufacturing Group


Breaking AM News by FIT Additive Manufac...

10.10.2018

Driving the future, radical innovations…These are just two of the central conceptions industrial AM is currently focused upon. Improved or totally new additive technologies are the motor to advance the possibilities of 3D printing. Read more about the brand-new and absolutely fascinating rocket technology of SP3D, the latest technology enhan...


Can individual modern facades be produce...

05.10.2018

3D printed models to be inserted into the facade tool - Credits: FIT Additive Manufacturing Group / Surface of panels mounted on wall with imprinted cavities - Credits: FIT Additive Manufacturing Group The current megatrend of individualization can, in architecture, best be summarized by the formula "exceptional thinking – exceptional ...
Can individual modern facades be produced in an economical way?
New video: Customized ceramic tiles reflect current megatrend of individualization


New video: Customized ceramic tiles refl...

24.08.2018

Individuality is one of the megatrends of our society. We are surrounded by countless examples, just think of the customized contents we consume when using our social media. It is foreseeable that this trend will be continued in our everyday lives in an even more palpable way. Individuality will conquer industries such as living and lifestyle, with...


The new impulses of 3D printing for art ...

08.08.2018

3D printing is well-established in art and design Art is an expression of human creativity and appears in an almost unlimited number of manifestations. With a keen interest, we observe that a new medium has emerged as an interesting addition to the well-known inventory, giving artists access to a new technical freedom of expression: addi...
The new impulses of 3D printing for art and design
Experts' meeting on perspectives and guidelines to adopt AM on an industrial scale


Experts' meeting on perspectives and gui...

27.06.2018

The task force "3D Printing" of VDB, the German Association of the Railway Industry in Germany (Verband der Bahnindustrie in Deutschland e.V.), has united its members at FIT Additive Manufacturing Group. AM Experts from the European technology leaders discussed questions, perspectives and solutions focused on the future of practical industrial AM. ...


Two trade shows, one trend line: Demand ...

20.06.2018

Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D in Erfurt Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D 2018 maintains the record for the longest standing trade show focused on additive manufacturing technologies in Germany. Attendees from more than 20 countries make Rapid.Tech one of the most important European AM events. Topics at the center of the user conference were new technologie...
Two trade shows, one trend line: Demand of AM services is growing at Engine Expo and Rapid.Tech
Brain Food: This is what makes FIT Additive Manufacturing Group employees fit and healthy


Brain Food: This is what makes FIT Addit...

14.06.2018

Diana Petschulat (BARMER GEK) is expecting the guests / Enjoying the healthy yet tasteful buffet! FIT Additive Manufacturing Group has a good reputation as a technology leader in the field of Additive Manufacturing and hightech 3D printing. Yesterday we had a focus on fitness of another kind: BARMER GEK, one of Germany’s top statutory ...


Video Crystal Cabin Award 2018 is online...

18.05.2018

The official video of CCA 2018 is out now! It was a pleasure and an honor for FIT Additive Manufacturing Group to present the Crstal Cabin Award award in the category "Material & Components" to Airbus and Altran. Even more so as the trophies were additively manufactured by FIT Additive Manufacturing Group. Manufactured in aluminum by laser melt...
Video Crystal Cabin Award 2018 is online!
FIT showcases new AM technologies of Ceramic Printing and WAAM at ceramitec and AMUG Conference


FIT showcases new AM technologies of Cer...

07.05.2018

Ceramitec 2018 in Munich Ceramitec 2018, the international trade show of the ceramics industry, was an excellent forum for FIT Additive Manufacturing Group to showcase its latest technology enhancement, ceramic additive manufacturing. AM specialist FIT Additive Manufacturing Group made an impact at Ceramitec by focusing on cutting-edge ceramics fr...


Postshow Report of Ceramitec 2018 in Mun...

30.04.2018

Ceramitec 2018, Munich's international key trade show of the ceramics industry was a great success, recording impressive attendance figures and highly satisfactory ratings from both exhibitors and visitors. FIT Additive Manufacturing Group is elated with Ceramitec’s success and with the opportunity to showcase FIT Additive Manufacturing Grou...
Postshow Report of Ceramitec 2018 in Munich: Vivid Interest in FIT's Ceramic AM Services
Prototyping or Additive Design and Manufacturing? The FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Essentials


Prototyping or Additive Design and Manuf...

20.04.2018

What is your level of expertise when it comes to Additive Design & Manufacturing (ADM)?It is becoming far more obvious that disruptive additive techniques are about to revolutionize the future of manufacturing industries. At times, you may be faced with deciphering the myths and misperceptions related to this technology. The term "3D printing",...


“Which AM technology is most likely util...

16.02.2018

One of the most important AM (Additive Manufacturing) technologies used at the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group is Stereolithography – which also happens to be one of our most widely used processing methods. After decades of working with SLA, we know literally everything there is to know about the technology. Why is SLA so successful? Read T...
“Which AM technology is most likely utilized to construct plastic prototypes with excellent surface quality?”
FIT Additive Manufacturing Group's Quality Characteristics of Selective Laser Sintering


FIT Additive Manufacturing Group's Quali...

26.01.2018

A recent survey among FIT Prototyping’s customers reveals SLS as one of the most sought-after technologies. Thomas Geitner, CEO of FIT Prototyping which is a member of the international FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, explains the good reasons for this success story. Thomas Geitner: ”SLS is one of our most...


Invitation to participate at 3D Pioneers...

23.01.2018

3D Pioneers Challenge, aka 3DPC is the international competition for additive manufacturing technologies taking place at Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D 2018 in Erfurt, Germany. In collaboration with the Messe Erfurt, 3DPC seeks to uncover the specialists from around the world who are thinking outside the box, following the motto "PUSHING BOUN...
Invitation to participate at 3D Pioneers Challenge
Directory to the Entire Range of FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Services


Directory to the Entire Range of FIT Add...

12.01.2018

The FIT Additive Manufacturing Group is the specialist for innovative first-class products from Additive Manufacturing (AM). We are a reliable partner in additive manufacturing, capable of providing you with complete production solutions, from prototypes to small batch series and pilot series, to real volume manufacturing. Let us demonstrat...


Registration for "Start-Up Award 20...

09.01.2018

TECH-TALENTS WANTED! As a member of the advisory board of Rapid.Tech, we would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming competition for 2018's Start-Up-Award 2018 by Rapid.Tech + Fabcon 3.D. Are you a young company from the digital fabrication or additive manufacturing sector that needs an urgent cash injection as well ...
Registration for "Start-Up Award 2018" is open
FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Annual Report 2017


FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Annual ...

08.01.2018

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 Additi...


Postshow report of an energizing PRI at ...

15.12.2017

FIT America, a member of the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, looks back at a very successful first-time PRI participation. It was really motivating to discuss our service opportunities related to motorsports with so many interested visitors. Pity you couldn’t make it – but no worries: We will be happy to assist you in all ...
Postshow report of an energizing PRI at Indianapolis (IN)
Bigger show event – big success for FIT Additive Manufacturing Group at formnext 2017!


Bigger show event – big success fo...

23.11.2017

With now two exhibition floors crammed with innovation and manufacturing expertise, Germany-based formnext 2017 is clearly booming. After closing the gates, the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group can look back at an extremely busy and successful show event. A ...


Improve your plastic parts by functional...

15.11.2017

We are pleased to offer you a new post-production service: functional metal coatings enhance our broad range of services for additively manufactured parts and components. The application of the metal coating is a process of electroplating plastic parts with a thin layer of nickel and/or copper. The mechanical rigidity of a metal coated pl...
Improve your plastic parts by functional metal coating
Model Building: FIT Prototyping widens its range of services in model building


Model Building: FIT Prototyping widens i...

02.11.2017

FIT Prototyping has widened its range of of services by acquiring an established model building company near Munich, Germany. You can benefit from a gain of knowhow and capacity, especially speaking of RIM, lamination, and milling. The FIT Additive Manufacturing Group has more than 20 years of experience in key industries such as automotive ...


FIT Additive Manufacturing Group now abl...

27.10.2017

One rare restriction AM still has to face today is size – which is determined by the size of the buil...
FIT Additive Manufacturing Group now able to produce XXL plastic parts by new AM technology
Speed up your production with additively manufactured metal parts made by laser melting


Speed up your production with additively...

28.08.2017

Did you know that the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group's factory for additive manufacturing provides the biggest capacities for metal parts in the world? We are your reliable partner whenever you require innovative metal parts fast and in controlled quality. Excellent use cases for metal parts made by laser melting are complex serial ...


Advantages of Additive Manufacturing for...

17.08.2017

Titanium medical implants are an ideal application for additive manufacturing (AM). Process-related benefits complement the clear economic advantages. Speaking of medical technology, FIT Production has specialized in producing individual implants, serial implants and medical devices. FIT Production is compliant with the requirements of the Am...
Advantages of Additive Manufacturing for Medical Implants
Why it is so important to use additively manufactured medical implants


Why it is so important to use additively...

14.08.2017

Medical implants manufactured through additive manufacturing provide advantages before, during, and after surgery. While it is the patient who greatly benefits, from a holistic perspective, so does the whole healthcare system. Intrinsic advantages of Additive Manufacturing for medical implants: + Fast production by di...


Are you prepared for Additive Design and...

31.07.2017

To remain competitive, many technology-oriented companies are exploring the opportunities that additive manufacturing can offer their business model. However, it's not sufficient to simply purchase the right hardware. It's the new way of thinking engineers will have to adopt that will determine the success of introducing and ad...
Are you prepared for Additive Design and Manufacturing?
Relocation and key appointment at FIT West


Relocation and key appointment at FIT We...

17.08.2016

FIT West Corp., the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group's subsidiary in the USA, is relocating from Santa Clara, CA, to Boston, MA. At the same time we are pleased to announce the appointment of John Baliotti as Vice President of Sales. “We are delighted to welcome John on board. His previous experience in Additive Manufacturing in bo...


Merger of FIT Prototyping and FIT Nord

18.03.2016

FIT Prototyping GmbH and FIT Nord GmbH have merged as of March 15, 2016. Their future market activities will henceforth be executed under the name FIT Prototyping GmbH. Your regular contact partners will continue to be available in Lupburg and Norderstedt. Please note the following registration details for future reference: ...
Merger of FIT Prototyping and FIT Nord

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