Meltio, Linares, Jaen, Spain, reports that Additive Manufacturing equipment distributor, B2N, located in Sofia, Bulgaria, is now an official sales partner for the South-East Europe market. B2N will reportedly play a key role in the distribution and support of the Meltio metal AM solutions in Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, Croatia and Slovenia.
Meltio’s machines use an Additive Manufacturing process based on what it refers to as ‘wire-powder laser metal deposition’, a form of Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technology that enables the production of parts using either metal wire or metal powder independently or simultaneously.
B2N provides solutions for rapid product development, production optimisation and innovative product, part and tool manufacturing. The company’s portfolio includes professional and industrial AM machines, 3D scanners, software for simulative design and materials. The company provides delivery, on-site installation, training and maintenance by certified technicians.
B2N explains that it will focus on building a supportive ecosystem for Meltio’s technology in the region, partnering and driving business opportunities alongside technology centres, tooling machine companies, robotic integrators, academia and industry.