3D Printing Service ProvidersAerospace

Sintavia acquires two more EOS M400-4 quad-laser 3D printers

Company now has fleet of 21 industrial AM systems

Stay up to date with everything that is happening in the wonderful world of AM via our LinkedIn community.

Sintavia LLC, a specialized additive manufacturing provider for the aerospace, defense and space industries, is expanding its metal AM capability with the acquisition of two additional M400-4 quad-laser 3D printers from German company EOS GmbH. The new metal additive manufacturing systems, which were delivered to Sintavia’s Florida-based facility this month, are the company’s seventh and eighth M400 3D printers.

Taking the two new systems into account, Sintavia now has 21 industrial 3D printers in operation at its facility. The company also boasts a range of other manufacturing and auxiliary equipment and resources, including a hot isostatic press, vacuum heat treatment furnaces, an industrial CT scanner, wire EDMs, mechanical testing equipment, metallurgical laboratory and a micro powder lab.Sintavia EOS M400-4

In July, the company also added a new Arcam Q20+ electron beam 3D printer from GE Additive to its fleet. By the end of 2021, it expects to install an additional six to eight large industrial 3D printers at its facility, drastically increasing its production capabilities. The following year, in 2022, it plans to invest in up to 10 new machines.

The equipment expansion is significant, and demonstrates that Sintavia—as well as AM in aerospace—is growing.

“As we have grown over the past several years, we have shied away from issuing press releases when we acquire new equipment. In a normal year, these announcements are kind of boring. However, this is an unusual year, and we feel it is important to let the industry know that demand for aerospace additive manufacturing is booming,” explained Brian Neff, Sintavia’s CEO. “The global pandemic has turned the traditional aerospace supply chain on its head, creating real opportunities for companies like Sintavia to offer high precision solutions to OEMs worldwide, and this trend underpins our announcement today. The EOS M400-4 is the workhorse of our factory, and we continue to see great results with it.”

Research 2021
Ceramic AM Market Opportunities and Trends

This market study from 3dpbm Research provides an in-depth analysis and forecast of the ceramic additive ma...

Tess Boissonneault

Tess Boissonneault is a Montreal-based content writer and editor with five years of experience covering the additive manufacturing world. She has a particular interest in amplifying the voices of women working within the industry and is an avid follower of the ever-evolving AM sector. Tess holds a master's degree in Media Studies from the University of Amsterdam.

Related Articles

Back to top button

We use cookies to give you the best online experience and for ads personalisation. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.

Privacy Settings saved!
Privacy Settings

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Control your personal Cookie Services here.

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.

In order to use this website we use the following technically required cookies
  • wordpress_test_cookie
  • wordpress_logged_in_
  • wordpress_sec

Decline all Services
Accept all Services



Join industry leaders and receive the latest insights on what really matters in AM!

This information will never be shared with 3rd parties

I’ve read and accept the privacy policy.*