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Atos and Materialise create a revolutionary component for spacecraft structures made by Metal 3D Printing

Monday, October 3, 2016
Atos, a global leader in digital services, and Materialise NV, leader in software and solutions for Additive Manufacturing (also known as 3D Printing), have presented a revolutionary titanium insert for spacecraft structures. This joint launch puts both companies at the top of providers of high-end products and advanced engineering solutions for 3D Printing. The product was revealed last Friday at the European Conference on Spacecraft Structures, Materials and Environmental Testing, ECSSMET 2016.

Materialise Partners with HOYA to Transform the Eyewear Industry with the World’s First Vision-Centric Eyewear: Yuniku

Friday, September 23, 2016
Today, Materialise NV (NASDAQ: MTLS), HOYA Vision Care Company and Hoet Design Studio are proud to launch the world’s first vision-centric 3D-tailored eyewear. Yuniku by HOYA enables individualized lens and frame design, with a sophisticated end-to-end digital supply chain that is set to transform the eyewear industry. For the first time ever, both lenses and frames can be designed and positioned to fit an individual’s unique facial features, functional needs, and vision requirements, resulting in an enhanced vision experience, increased comfort, and new possibilities for personalization. Yuniku is a Silmo D’Or nominee in the Equipment category at Silmo 2016 in Paris.

Stainless Steel Expands the Metal 3D Printing Repertoire at Materialise

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Materialise has now introduced Stainless Steel, also known as 316L and 1.4404, into its Metal 3D Printing portfolio. The new material joins an ever-expanding repertoire of over 30 materials, including titanium and aluminum, at one of Europe’s largest factories for 3D Printing.

Materialise Launches Luxura Finish for Wearables

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Leuven, Belgium. April 28 2016, Materialise NV (NASDAQ: MTLS), is proud to be launching a new premium consumer-grade finishing degree that delivers a superior finish and performance ideal for wearables. Available in fifteen contemporary colors the new finish is designed to deliver the ideal aesthetic, tactile feel and quality assurance that wearable products require. The finish has a silk-like surface smoothness with in-depth color permeation, and offers the necessary performance characteristics – durable, skin-contact safe, perspiration-proof, UV-resistant - that a wearable product requires.

Materialise and HOYA Partner to Deliver 3D-Printed, Vision Examination System and End User Visualisation Equipment to Eye Care Professionals

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Materialise NV (NASDAQ: MTLS), is proud to announce a partnership with HOYA Vision Care, a division of HOYA Group, a global med-tech company and the leading supplier of innovative high-tech and medical products, to co-create and manufacture parts for high-quality visualisation equipment and vision examination systems for optical shops. By working together with Materialise’s design and engineering team and by producing parts in Materialise’s certified additive manufacturing facility HOYA aims to realize a range of tools that empower eye care professionals to deliver an enhanced customer experience and differentiate themselves in the highly competitive eyewear industry.

Materialise Announces Metal 3D Printing Tour

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Materialise to host a series of seminars on Metal 3D Printing in 10 European Cities

Materialise to Deliver 3D-Printed, Flight-Ready Plastic Parts for Airbus

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Materialise’s EN9100 and EASA 21G certified Factory for 3D printing to deliver parts for Airbus’s A350 XWB.

Materialise Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results

Friday, November 13, 2015
Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS), a leading provider of additive manufacturing software and of sophisticated 3D printing services, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015.

New Additions to 3D-Printed Cabrio Eyewear Collection Showcase Materialise’s Long-Term Collaboration with Hoet Design Studio

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Materialise and Hoet Design Studio, having launched the 3D-printed Cabrio collection earlier this year, aim to add to the collection with new models every six months to showcase the added value of 3D Printing for eyewear manufacturing.

The SEIKO Xchanger Eyewear Collection Wins the Prestigious Silmo d’Or Award

Monday, October 5, 2015
Materialise NV, a leading provider of Additive Manufacturing software, sophisticated 3D Printing solutions and certified manufacturing services, is collaborating with optical company SEIKO Optical Europe for the Xchanger sports eyewear collection.