Multistation SAS, Paris, France, reports that it has signed an agreement with Axiome Robotic Solutions, a robotic machines company based in Aizenay, France. The agreement is a robot integrator contract for Meltio’s laser metal deposition heads. Multistation is a reseller for Meltio, Linares, Spain, offering the company’s range of metal Additive Manufacturing machines.
Axiome is a leading designer and developer of robotic machines. Recognised as an integrator of industrial robots, the company operates in many sectors such as aeronautics, automotive, energy and transport. The company is expected to play a major role in the integration and support of Meltio technology on robots. By bringing its robotic expertise to Multistation’s Additive Manufacturing knowledge, the goal is to ensure an excellent user experience explains the company.
Meltio’s metal Additive Manufacturing solutions use the company’s wire-based Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) technology, a form of Directed Energy Deposition (DED). Multistation states that it develops the French ecosystem around the Meltio technology, establishing partnerships and development opportunities with research centres, universities, robotic integrators, manufacturers or distributors of machine tools, and of course industrial users of this technology.