SLM Solutions receives €12 million order

July 3, 2017

July 3, 2017

SLM Solutions receives €12 million order

SLM 500 machine (Courtesy SLM Solutions)


SLM Solutions Group AG, Lubeck, Germany, reports that it has recently signed a contract for a multi-machine order for a total of ten multi-laser SLM 500  Additive Manufacturing systems. This is the largest single order received by SLM Solutions for the SLM 500 machine to date. The systems will be shipped to a customer in China within the next 15 months.

Since its IPO, SLM Solutions has been pursuing the goal of further establishing itself in Asia and is currently represented by subsidiaries in Singapore, China and India. This major order is an important step for further growth in the region and proof of high demand worldwide for professional, industrial Additive Manufacturing systems. The SLM 500 multi-laser machine is the largest system that SLM currently produces.

Uwe Bögershausen, Management Board member of SLM Solutions Group AG, expressed his satisfaction: “This order supports our growth track. It is an important milestone for further tapping the extremely important Chinese market and underscores again the benefits of SLM Solutions’ multi-laser technology.”

July 3, 2017

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