In the lead-up to Formnext 2023, EOS has expanded its distribution network to include Advanced Manufacturing Solutions (ACS). As per the partnership, Washington-based ACS is now the industrial 3D printing company’s distribution partner for polymer and metal laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) in the Pacific Northwest.
ACS is an industrial automation company that offers a “curated mix of solutions” to meet the needs of its customer markets, including the aerospace, commercial marine, medical and semiconductor industries. Specifically, the company provides industrial fabrication, automation, subtractive and additive manufacturing solutions. To meet the growing demand for additive manufacturing in the Pacific Northwest from local industries, ACS is adding all of EOS’ polymer and metal 3D printers as well as several materials to its portfolio.
“Our organizational focus is to be on the frontier of new technology for the manufacturing and fabrication markets,” said Ron Rankin, CEO and President of ACS. “We are continuously developing a business model that elevates opportunities for building long-term collaborative relationships with companies seeking to integrate advanced manufacturing and fabrication technologies into their companies. EOS fits this business model perfectly and we look forward to adding EOS technology to our portfolio of advanced manufacturing solutions.”