Funding - M&A

Arevo and Shapeways’ 3D printing assets up for auction

On the heels of Uniformity Labs, two other AM companies will be selling their 3D printing equipment at auction: Arevo and Shapeways. Arevo If Arevo made a real splash when it launched a production service...

MedTech startup Carcinotech secures $5.3m to boost 3D printed micro-tumor technology

Building on traction in UK and Europe, Carcinotech plans expansion in the US In the list of all vertical industries adopting AM technologies, our recap of the year 2023 revealed that the medical and healthcare...

Acerinox boosts VDM Metals’ powder production with a €67M investment

The investment will enable the step-by-step expansion of capacities for strip, rod, wire and powder in the coming years. VDM Metals, a German producer of metallic powders for Additive Manufacturing, recently secured 67 million euros...

EPSON and Development Bank of Japan invest in metal 3D printing company 3DEO

Metal 3D printing company 3DEO has recently secured a strategic investment from the Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ) and Seiko Epson Corporation (EPSON). The undisclosed amount will propel 3DEO’s growth strategies in North America...

CurifyLabs acquires IP from 3D printing hardware company Mehta Heino Industries Oy

This acquisition will enable CurifyLabs to provide 3D printing solutions for producing personalized medicines in the pharma industry. CurifyLabs, a healthtech company developing solutions for producing personalized medicines in hospitals and compounding pharmacies, has announced...

Auburn University to support the US Army with its Additive Manufacturing expertise in a $50M project

Auburn University just secured what is described as the largest research contract in university history. Through a new three-year project, the advanced manufacturing team from the university will help the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities...

USA: Assets of a 3D metal printing company and a powder producer put up for auction

A Timed Online Auction is set to take place on Wednesday, February 07, with bidding commencing at 11:00 AM. Pre-Auction offers are being accepted on all major items, and for the facility in its...

Align Technology completes acquisition of Cubicure, a developer of direct polymer 3D printing solutions

With this acquisition, Align aims to directly print millions of custom appliances per day. When I look at the 24 acquisitions covered in 2023, the acquisition of Cubicure by global medical devices company Align is...

Additive Manufacturing material provider Kymera acquires Metallisation

This strategic acquisition will benefit both Metallisation and Kymera as the two companies combine their relative strengths to become a global leader in thermal spray applications and solutions. Kymera, a company known for its specialty...

Introducing Vectoflow, a company in a vertically integrated business enabled by Additive Manufacturing

Flow measurement systems (just like Air Data Systems) can measure the static and total pressure, velocity and angle of attack of a flow. Used across the wind energy, aviation, turbomachinery development and research industries,...