On the wake of the VELO3D distribution deal, Tokyo-based Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) opened an AM Advanced Room as a research & development base of additive manufacturing technology.
TNSC has been focusing on additive manufacturing technology as one of the core fields of Industry Revolution 4.0. AM has been adopted by the global manufacturing industry as the technology is expected to contribute to a more sustainable society through supply chain innovation. Based on the innovation strategy outlined in “Ortus Stage 2″—the mid-term management plan of Nippon Sanso Holdings—TNSC is dedicated to metal AM business as a priority area.
TNSC recently opened the AM Advanced Room at its Yamanashi Laboratory as a core hub for the research & development of AM technologies. The purpose of the new hub is to provide total solutions for various industries aiming to take advantage of metal AM.
In the AM Advanced Room, Sapphire printers by VELO3D—as next-generation PBF platform, LENS by Optomec, and 3DPro products, which utilize proprietary gas technology of TNSC group. In addition, TNSC will actively address the global market with more innovative modeling processes. By delivering the most advanced solutions, TNSC will be able to significantly contribute to corporate sustainability.