Sauber Motorsport AG expands collaboration with 3D Systems who becomes Promotional Partner of the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team

Sauber Motorsport AG expands collaboration with 3D Systems who becomes Promotional Partner of the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team

15 June 2018

We are delighted to announce that Sauber Motorsport AG has expanded their collaboration with 3D Systems by adding five ProX® 800 SLA 3D Printers to the company’s headquarters’ engineering facilities in Hinwil. 3D Systems also joins the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team as a new Promotional Partner.

The two companies have been working closely together for more than ten years, and share the goal of meeting the highest standards of innovation in the production of race car parts by the application of 3D printing technologies.

Nicole Clement, Vice President Global Marketing and Demand Generation 3D Systems:
“We are proud to partner with the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team in the expansion of their exciting additive manufacturing program. The power of our SLA and SLS 3D printers and materials is enabling them to increase the performance of their Formula 1 cars. Whether prototyping durable wind tunnel testing parts, producing tooling and vacuum moulds for carbon parts, or even enabling low volume serial production as part of their Engineering Services, the combination of the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team and 3D Systems is an unbeatable team in the automotive industry.”

Frédéric Vasseur, CEO Sauber Motorsport AG and Team Principal Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team:
“We are thrilled about the expansion of our collaboration with 3D Systems, a company which we have been working with for more than ten years to meet the highest standards of innovation to our 3D printing and production. By adding five new ProX® 800 SLA 3D Printers to our production facilities, we aim to further push the limits of our race car innovations. We look forward to continuing our excellent collaboration with 3D Systems in the future.”

About 3D Systems:
3D Systems is the originator of 3D printing and an innovator of future 3D solutions. It has spent its 30-year history enabling professionals and companies to optimize their designs, transform their workflows, bring groundbreaking products to market and drive new business models. This is achieved with the Company’s best of breed digital manufacturing ecosystem. It’s comprised of plastic and metal 3D printers, print materials, on demand manufacturing services and end-to-end manufacturing software solutions. Combinations of these products and services address a variety of advanced applications- ranging from Aerospace, Automotive, and Consumer Goods to Medical, Dental, and Jewelry. For example, 3D Systems’ precision healthcare capabilities include simulation, Virtual Surgical Planning, and printing of medical and dental devices as well as patient-specific surgical instruments. More information about 3D Systems is available at www.3dsystems.com.