Category Archives: ORLAS CREATOR

Coherent observes “tremendous growth” in metal AM, acquires OR Laser

German industrial laser technology company OR Laser, makers of the ORLAS Creator metal 3D printer, has been acquired by photonics manufacturer and developer Coherent (NASDAQ:COHR) headquartered in Santa Clara, CA. In an investor call reporting financial results for Q2 2018, Coherent CEO John Ambroseo noted a “tremendous growth” in the metal additive manufacturing industry, and attributed […]

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with OR Laser

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading practitioners will be published. This article is part of a series examining Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production. Eric Herrmann is the Online-Marketing-Manager at O.R. Lasertechnologie […]

TRUMPF and O.R. Laser launch new 3D printers at formnext 2017

German OEMs TRUMPF and O.R. Laser have both launched new 3D additive manufacturing systems at formnext 2017. TRUMPF launched its TruPrint 5000 multi-laser 3D printer at the Frankfurt trade show, while O.R. Laser debuted a hybrid 3D printing and CNC milling machine based on the features of its predecessor, the ORLAS CREATOR powder bed fusion […]

iMakr to open 40 3D printing stores with Global Franchise Scheme

iMakr, a global reseller of 3D printers, scanners and services, has announced that it is franchising beyond flagship locations in London and New York. By the end of 2018, the newly announced Global Franchise Scheme aims to open 20 new stores, with the same again in 2019. All franchisees will be fully backed by support […]