Methods Machine Tools Sets Foot in 3D Print Market with the Support of 3D Systems

By CIOReview | Friday, October 30, 2015

ROCK HILL, CA: 3D Systems, provider of advanced and comprehensive 3D digital design and fabrication solutions enters into strategic alliance with Methods Machine Tools, supplier of innovative precision machine tools and automation for manufacturing. Through the partnership,Methods Machine Tools will offer 3D Systems’ professional and production 3D printers and materials to its customers. This will expand its portfolio of precision machine tools and solutions for traditional manufacturing with enhanced 3D printing solutions for additive manufacturing.

"We selected 3D Systems as our partner to bring 3D digital fabrication solutions to our customers based on their industry leadership, wide range of solutions, continuous innovation and support," says Bryon Deysher, President & CEO, Methods Machine Tools, Inc. "We are excited to expand our portfolio of precision machine tool solutions to bring additive manufacturing, and especially Direct Metal Printing, to our customers to help them meet the most demanding applications."

3D printing sales, application engineering and support teams with state-of-the-art 3D printing showrooms will be extended by Methods to establish its entrance into the 3D printer market. The company will generate a strong focus on 3DS' Direct Metal Printers (DMP) strategy to offer best in class solutions to its customers. Furthermore, advanced digital manufacturing solutions will be addressed by the company through data management platform for the customers.

"Methods brings a deep understanding of metalworking manufacturing applications and a strong commitment to service and support, and will extend our coverage to new customers looking to add digital fabrication solutions to their products,"comments Mark Wright, Chief Operating Officer, 3DS.