Arcam Q20, a new large EBM system for Additive Manufacturing in the aerospace industry
| Source:Arcam AB
Arcam AB (publ), listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, today launches
Arcam Q20, a new EBM system designed specifically for manufacturing in the
The new EBM system is developed with support from leading aerospace
manufacturers. The Arcam Q20 is based on Arcam’s latest technology platform, the
Q-series, presented in the Arcam Q10 which was launched earlier this year.
Arcam is primarily active in two market segments, the aerospace and the
orthopedic implant industries. The orthopedic industry started using EBM already
in 2007, and EBM is today well established as a production process for implants,
with more than 30.000 EBM-manufactured orthopedic devices implanted worldwide.
The aerospace industry is now also about to move into series production for
several product applications. The Arcam Q20 well serves its needs with several
new features for industrial volume production, including increased productivity,
higher resolution, and Arcam LayerQam™, a camera-based monitoring system for
part quality verification.
“With Arcam Q20 we sharpen our offering to one of our main markets, the
aerospace industry. Arcam Q20 represents a new EBM generation, with a focus on
continued industrialization of the technology”, says Magnus René, CEO of Arcam,
“Arcam Q20 strengthens our already strong product program for aerospace
manufacturing, a market that puts high demands on both the technology and the
application expertise. The first Arcam Q20 user will be Poly-Shape in France,
from whom we received an order last week.”
The above information has been made public in accordance with the Securities
Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was
published on December 4, 2013.
For further information please contact:
Magnus René, CEO Arcam AB
Tel: 46 31 710 32 00, alt. cell: 46 702 79 89 99 or E-mail:
Arcam provides a cost-efficient Additive Manufacturing solution for production
of metal components. The technology offers freedom in design combined with
excellent material properties and high productivity. Arcam’s market is global
with customers mainly in the orthopedic and aerospace industries. The company
was founded in 1997 and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, Sweden. Head office
and production facilities are located in Mölndal, Sweden. Support offices are
located in the US, UK, Italy and China.
Arcam AB • Krokslätts Fabriker 27A • SE-431 37 Mölndal, Sweden • 46-31-710 32 00
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