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Kevton Technologies acquires seven Sapphire 3D printers from Velo3D

To IMTS 2022, Bike3D announced Kevton Technologies, a subsidiary of the Houston-based contractor Kevton Industriesacquired seven of its Sapphire metal 3D printers.

This purchase is one of Velo3D’s largest subcontractor orders and will establish Kevton Technologies as a leading supplier of additively manufactured parts based on Velo3D’s laser powder bed fusion technology. .

“Our team is seeing a strong trend towards additive manufacturing, particularly in the aerospace industry, and our partnership with Velo3D will help us maintain our leadership position as a supplier of manufactured parts across all of our key industries,” said Kevin. Nguyen, Kevton Technologies. President.

Kevton Technologies offers a variety of manufacturing services including CNC turning, CNC milling, coordinate measuring machine inspections, wire EDM and other finishing services.

“Additive manufacturing is currently experiencing strong growth and we’ve only scratched the surface of the adoption we expect to see over the next decade,” said Benny Buller, CEO of Velo3D. “Companies planning to acquire additive manufacturing technology now will be in a much better position to grow their market share in the years to come. We are excited to work with Kevton Technologies to help them establish themselves as a supplier of critical additively manufactured parts.

Since the inception of Velo3D’s AM technology, it has been adopted by a number of industrial customers, with particular interest coming from the aerospace industry with companies such as Launcher, SpaceX, Hermeus, Lockheed Martinand Aerojet Rocketdyne using its “no supports” additive manufacturing technology to create complex designs.

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