5 Ways 3D Printing is Benefiting the Automotive Production

Manufacturing Global | July 06, 2020

5 Ways 3D Printing is Benefiting the Automotive Production
Success and growth depend on constant innovation to stay ahead of the competition. In fact, last May Harvard Business Review found that ten times more is spent on R&D than on advertising around the world today. But for many traditional manufacturers, adopting digital technology in their workflows can still be seen as an insurmountable challenge, with major financial implications that are not always realistic, leaving them struggling to know how to compete.

This can be particularly true of the automotive industry, largely due to the higher number of parts required in production. Leading automotive manufacturers are relying on additive manufacturing (AM) to not only accelerate the product development cycle but also to reduce resources such as time and energy. Additive manufacturing is already transforming automotive production workflows, impacting everything from R&D to supply chain and production.

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In a fast-changing and hyper-competitive world there is a lot of tension for resource allocation in companies. Capacity to innovate is compromised by the need to win contracts, deliver existing projects and service customers. Technology helps ensure less resources are used to generate great ideas, and that those ideas can be brought to market effectively,efficiently and profitably.

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Spotlight

In a fast-changing and hyper-competitive world there is a lot of tension for resource allocation in companies. Capacity to innovate is compromised by the need to win contracts, deliver existing projects and service customers. Technology helps ensure less resources are used to generate great ideas, and that those ideas can be brought to market effectively,efficiently and profitably.