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With Flam3D, we are strengthening the 3D printing industry. We are engaged in networking and disseminating knowledge. We connect you with new leads, look after your interests and support you in a variety of ways.

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Looking for info or partners? Over 100 organizations active in the field of 3D printing are affiliated with our non-profit organization. Within our network we always find relevant knowledge and contacts to help you with your 3D challenge.

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Getting started with metal printing? Is this technology something for your company? In just a single evening session you will get an overview of the possibilities and challenges of Additive Manufacturing in metal.

Welcome to the independent 3D-printing platform

As an independent not-for-profit platform, Flam3D exists for all stakeholders who are active in the domain of 3D-printing. We unite, represent and support companies, research institutions, governments and stakeholders.

Flam3D is looking to strengthen value chains, both inside and outside the organization. We are open for companies and organizations interested in 3D-printing and Additive Manufacturing applications. Within our network, we will always find relevant contacts to help you with your 3D challenge.

This page gives an overview of our main activities.

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News & updates

  • This September, Materialise and HP will co-host Benelux’s first conference on AM / Additive Manufacturing. The event is organized in partnership with Siemens and BASF....

  • Jeroen vertrok met zijn getunede Audi naar de Wórthersee in Oostenrijk om zijn auto te showen. Waarschijnlijk had hij dit jaar niet alleen veel aandacht vanwege zijn bolide maar tevens door zijn unieke KW Suspension replica… als cosmese. Jeroen is vaak te vinden op autobeurzen......

  • MedFIT is the leading European business convention dedicated to innovation partnerships in the fields of medical technology, diagnostics and digital health sector. The event is held on the 25th and 26th of June 2019 in Lille – France, and is gathering 700 international participants from over 25 countries....

  • The aim of the Materialise "3D Printing in Medicine course" is to provide the attendants with practical knowledge on how to start implementing a sustainable and efficient 3D printing workflow in hospitals....

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Nothing from 14 August 2019 to 15 September 2019.

Articles & specials (in Dutch)

  • Iedereen zoekt een antwoord op de vraag wanneer en voor welke toepassingen 3D-printing relevant is. En zoals bij elke technologie zal de partij met de meeste kennis ter zake er het meest voordeel uit kunnen halen. Tijd dus om bij te scholen – want hoewel 3D-printing geen rocket science is, is 'doodsimpel' ook niet bepaald het gepaste epitheton ornans....

  • Er wordt veel gesproken over de ongekende mogelijkheden van 3D-printen van metaal. En inderdaad, metaalprinten kent unieke eigenschappen die moeilijk te evenaren vallen met andere productietechnieken. Aan de slag dus… of toch niet zo snel?...

  • In de gereedschapsindustrie is de druk op de kosten hoog. Het beheersen van die kosten kan gedeeltelijk worden bereikt door de productiedoorvoer van de machine te optimaliseren en door afval te verminderen. Daar kan 3D-printen aan bijdragen....

  • By now, most people know the 'traditional' way of 3D metal printing using powderbed fusion. However, there are several other interesting metal 3D printing methods, each with their own possibilities and limitations. Under the motto "knowledge is competitiveness", we highlight another form that is closer to welding: Directed Energy Deposition....

Our partners

Over 100 organisations active in 3D-printing in Belgium and the Netherlands are affiliated to Flam3D. All these organisations represent virtually the entire 3D ecosystem: suppliers, manufacturers, service providers, companies that use additive or hybrid manufacturing, schools and research institutes.

Our partner page gives an overview of all these organisations. Looking for the right partner? You’ll find all the useful information about the 3D print landscape in one convenient place, free of charge and accessible to everyone.