Ampower releases its 2020 Metal Additive Manufacturing report

May 11, 2020

Additive Manufacturing consultancy Ampower releases the AMPOWER Report 2020 (Courtesy Ampower)

Additive Manufacturing consultancy Ampower, Hamburg, Germany, has released the AMPOWER Report 2020. The independent market and technology report for metal Additive Manufacturing comprises an analysis on more than 250 data sets of personal surveys from suppliers as well as users of metal AM.

The report combines personal interviews with users and suppliers to the industry.  The system suppliers that contributed represent over 90% of the worldwide installed base of metal AM machines. The users who contributed represent over 13% of the globally installed base.

According to the AM consultancy firm, in order to address the current economic situation during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a separate section of the report analyses possible impact scenarios on the metal AM industry in 2020 and 2021.

In addition to the market data, new databases with over 700 entries were added in order to easily browse through a global list of system, service and material suppliers as well as AM machines. The application database was extended to over sixty industrial Additive Manufacturing applications and the interactive cost calculator was updated with the latest productivity values.

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As well as an extensive AM industry news section, this 184-page issue includes articles and reports on:

  • Cheaper powders, faster build speeds and no thermal stresses? How AM is going supersonic at SPEE3D
  • Current perspectives on metal AM: Hype, volume manufacturing and the geographies of production
  • AM Ventures: An insider’s perspective on venture capital for start-ups in Additive Manufacturing
  • Binder Jetting and beyond: Optimising the use of metal powders for Additive Manufacturing
  • From lightweighting and material efficiency to energy consumption: Where are we on AM’s sustainability journey?
  • AM’s industrial impact celebrated as Sweden hosts ASMET’s fourth Metal Additive Manufacturing Conference
  • Euro PM2019: Effects of humidity and storage conditions on Additive Manufacturing powder quality
  • > More information

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