The is made possible by building an ecosystem with advanced additive manufacturing technologies.
This partnership is aimed at enabling Indian manufacturing companies with innovative additive manufacturing products at competitive cost leveraging collective synergies of Stratasys and Tata Technologies.
Mumbai, NFAPost: Tata Technologies, a leading global engineering, and product development digital services company, announced that it has partnered with Stratasys, a global leader in additive manufacturing / 3D printing technology to corroborate the Indian manufacturing ecosystem with advanced additive manufacturing technologies.
The manufacturing sector in India has been fraught with various challenges to meet the contemporary needs of end users, which include higher precision, faster time-to-market, mass product customization and automation.
Organisations have thus focused on leveraging new technologies such as rapid prototyping and 3D printing via computer-aided design software using a range of raw materials such as plastic, thermoplastic, metal, fibre, resin and ceramic to produce sophisticated designs at minimal costs and lower raw material usage.
This partnership will combine complete capabilities and offerings of Stratasys’ in the polymer space in terms of products designed to yield functional prototypes in multi-color, machines best suited for manufacturing tooling components, systems focused on mass production applications along with deep manufacturing domain knowledge and robust presence of Tata Technologies in the manufacturing sector to deliver end-to-end solutions from concept to prototyping to manufacturing companies based out of India.
Tata Technologies President & Global Head of Technology Solutions Anand Bhade said as manufacturing companies focus on enhancing their competitiveness in the new reality, disruptive technologies like additive manufacturing will provide them the necessary impetus to develop and deliver better products to its customers.
“We are happy to collaborate with Stratasys and offer world-class 3D printing technologies to the Indian manufacturing industry to help it become more competitive,” said Anand Bhade.
Stratasys India and SEA Managing Director Rajiv Bajaj said as companies look for technology solutions to address vulnerabilities in manufacturing and supply chain logistics, additive manufacturing will play a far bigger role in product innovation going forward.
“Our partnership with Tata Technologies further strengthens Stratasys’ commitment to drive additive manufacturing adoption in the Indian industry. We welcome Tata Technologies, one of the most trusted brands in India, to our ecosystem and are confident that this partnership will accelerate technological transformation in Indian industry and academia with best-in-class Stratasys technology,” said Rajiv Bajaj.
Stratasys is a global leader in additive manufacturing/3D printing technology and is the manufacturer of FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D printers. The company’s technologies are used to create prototypes, manufacturing tools, and production parts for industries, including aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer products and education. The company’s solutions have been providing customers with unmatched design freedom and manufacturing flexibility – reducing time-to-market and lowering development costs, while improving quality, designs and communications for 30 years.
Stratasys 3D printing ecosystem of solutions and expertise includes 3D printers, materials, software, expert services, and on-demand parts production. With more than 2,700 employees and 1200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents, Stratasys has received more than 30 technology and leadership awards.
Tata Technologies is a global engineering and product development digital services company focused on fulfilling its mission of helping the world drive, fly, build and farm by enabling manufacturing clients across the automotive, industrial machinery and aerospace verticals realize better products and drive efficiencies in their businesses, leading to the development of products which are better for the end customer, environment and society at large.