SMEs guide to Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing

Posted on: 28/09/2018

Key questions businesses need to answer to understand if AM is right for them.


KTN’s Additive Manufacturing Special Interest Group (AM SIG) together with British Standards Institution, FDM Digital solutions, Croft Additive and Innovate UK have produced a guide to AM to support SMEs in gaining an understanding of AM processes to assess whether it is the right choice based on their requirements.

The guidance outlines the key questions businesses need to answer to help feed into their design, material selection, production run and to identify opportunities that add value (e.g. improved performance, lightweighting, and supply chain value) that are critical for AM to deliver benefits to the business.

Download the guide here

Image courtesy of TWI

Share this article


Connect with Innovate UK Business Connect

Join Innovate UK Business Connect's mailing list to receive updates on funding opportunities, events and to access Innovate UK Business Connect's deep expertise. Please check your email to confirm your subscription and select your area(s) of interest.