ABB selects Additive Industries’ MetalFAB1 platform for on demand digital spare parts production

15 February, 2022

Global market leader in turbochargers replaces casting with industrial 3D printing, reducing lead times for parts with weeks

We are delighted to share thatAfter an extensive market survey and process evaluation, ABB Turbocharging, a technology and market leader in the manufacture and maintenance of high-end turbochargers, has decided to invest in Additive Industries’ MetalFAB1 platform. With this state-of-the-art metal additive manufacturing system, designed for industrial production, ABB produces spare parts for its 500 kW to 80+ MW turbochargers for diesel and gas engines on-demand. ABB and Additive Industries are jointly optimizing the integrated process to replace casting and move part fabrication to the digital space.Egon Seegers, General Manager Service Parts of ABB Switzerland Ltd, Turbocharging on the Press Page.

Egon Seegers, General Manager Service Parts of ABB Switzerland Ltd, Turbocharging_MetalFAB1-2