Customized Efficiency

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Customized Efficiency

ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing

The ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing combines the expertise from world-class institutes, research centers and startup companies inside and along the RWTH Aachen Campus.

We offer access to innovative know-how, training and education, process, software and systems engineering as well as customized services covering all aspects of Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies.


14.12.2017 | GKN Additive launches titanium Beta 21S powder for additive manufacturing

GKN Additive launches titanium Beta 21S powder for additive manufacturing The ACAM member GKN Hoeganaes Specialty Metal Powders, the advanced materials division of GKN…

11.12.2017 | IKV development: Additive manufacturing cell

IKV development: Additive manufacturing cell At the 29th International Colloquium Plastics Technology, the working group on additive manufacturing at the Institute of Plastics Processing…

07.12.2017 | Blueprints for the Next Generation of SLM Systems

Blueprints for the Next Generation of SLM Systems Additive manufacturing is becoming increasingly important in industrial production. Decisive factors are the scalability of the…

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Seminar Program 2018


The ACAM restructured its whole seminar program and developed a new approach for 2018.
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ACAM Mission

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Direct access for industry members to the AM resources relevant to your needs.
ACAM develops strategic roadmaps and helps you integrate Additive Manufacturing resources into your production environment.


Center for information exchange, joint R&D and targeted training.
By combining the know-how of our expert teams, ACAM assists you in finding the right resources to fulfill your production requirements and provides an integrated range of services along the entire value chain.


ACAM connects the industry and research.
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The wide variety of 3D CAD Tools and their complexity challenge the creation process. Together with our research partners, we train your staff to utilize new concepts and strategies for your company.


Since the market constantly demands better products and quicker, more efficient processes, the industry needs continuous improvement in manufacturing. Along with our research partners we can assist you in investigating and evaluating new economical processes.

Process Chains

Optimizing your process chain will reduce wasting potential. We offer consultancy services for all phases of a product’s life cycle.

Business Innovation

By applying innovation in your business strategy, you can not only increase the efficiency and quality of your processes, but also develop better products and services. We will gladly prepare a package of methods to help you achieve these goals.

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