Boeing HorizonX Ventures provides further funding for Morf3D metal additive manufacturing

Boeing | August 30, 2019

Boeing HorizonX Ventures provides further funding for Morf3D metal additive manufacturing
Boeing HorizonX Ventures, the seed and mid/growth stage investment arm of the Boeing aerospace corporation, has provided further funding to metal 3D printing specialist Morf3D. Founded in 2015, the additive manufacturing and consultancy service received its first financial support from Horizon X in 2018. Both figures, from the funding in 2018 and the new funding dated August 30, 2019, remain undisclosed by the parties. This second round of investment from HorizonX however follows a reported significant increase in customer demand at Morf3D. Brian Schettler, Senior Managing Director at Boeing HorizonX Ventures, comments, Our latest strategic investment in Morf3D extends our commitment to our Industry 4.0 efforts - technologies that can transform aerospace supply chains for future growth and competitiveness.

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The IoT represents a scenario in which every object or thing is embedded with a sensor and is capable of automatically communicating its state with other objects and automated systems within the environment. Each object represents a node in a virtual network, continuously transmitting a large volume of data about itself and its surroundings - we call these digital footprints a Code HaloTM.

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