PALO ALTO, JANUARY 16, 2018 — Expanding on its 3D printing industry leadership and momentum, HP Inc. announced the commercial availability of its award-winning Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing solution in India. HP also continued the growth of its partner community with the addition of Imaginarium and Andriotec as resellers of its 3D printing solution in the country. HP’s Jet Fusion 3D Printing solution is a production-ready commercial 3D printing system that delivers superior-quality physical parts up to 10 times faster2 and at half the cost3 of current 3D printing systems.
“As we continue the journey to the fourth industrial revolution, the digital transformation of manufacturing will benefit our global society and accelerate economic opportunities around the world,” said Stephen Nigro, president of 3D printing, HP Inc. “Breakthrough technologies like HP’s Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing solutions are a catalyst for this reinvention of the $12 trillion global manufacturing sector. We are proud to help India’s manufacturing community drive toward tangible and participatory innovation, smart economic growth, and a sustainable future.”
“3D printing will contribute to democratizing manufacturing and disrupting the entire industry, including the $6 trillion Asia-Pacific and Japan manufacturing segment,” said Sumeer Chandra, Managing Director, HP Inc. India. “India is a strategic hub for this significant shift and we are excited to bring the cutting-edge Multi Jet Fusion technology to customers large and small across a variety of vertical markets.”
HP’s growing partner ecosystem enables businesses to develop game-changing solutions to reinvent how they design and manufacture. As certified HP 3D printing resellers, new partners Imaginarium and Andriotec will bring best-in-class expertise and knowledge of HP’s Multi Jet Fusion technology to customers deploying the solutions, as well as value added services such as the enablement of new applications and industry-leading response time and service quality.
“Propelled by Government’s initiatives like Make in India and Digital India, the Indian economy is at the cusp of a major transformation as it seeks to become a global manufacturing center,”said Chandra. “HP has been committed to creating technology that advances lives and businesses across India. With HP’s Jet Fusion 3D printing solution, we will be able to help drive India’s transformation and enable local businesses to accelerate their adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies and overall digital transformation.” he added.
Building on its leadership and success, HP is quickly ramping the delivery of its HP Jet Fusion 3D Printing Solutions for customers. HP 3D printing solutions are available in Asia-Pacific, EMEA, and the Americas, with more than 90 channel partners engaging with customers and more than 25 experience centers showing Multi Jet Fusion in action. In addition, HP is driving expansion of 3D printing materials and helping lower costs with its unique Open Platform for materials development. HP’s Open Materials Platform is growing quickly, with more than 50 companies actively engaged, including Arkema, BASF, Dow Chemical, Dressler, DSM, Evonik, Henkel, Lehmann & Voss, Lubrizol and Sinopec Yanshan Petrochemical Company.