Record number of contestants 2020 Design Challenge for 3D printing, six finalists announced

20 February, 2020

On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Additive Industries announced the finalists of the Additive World Design for Additive Manufacturing Challenge 2020. From a record number of 151 contestants, both professionals and students, 3 finalists were selected per category. This year we have one honourable mention in the professional category.
Please find our press release and a visual of the finalists below:
- Press Release Finalists Designs Challenge 2020
- Visual Finalists Designs Challenge 2020

The designs are (from left to right, first top row then bottom):

  • “Laser welding head” from Jaap Bulsink, K3D Bihca (Netherlands, professional category)
  • “Media block” from Nina Uppenkamp, SMS Group (Germany, professional category)
  • “Expandable intervertebral cage” from Donatien Campion, 3DMedLab (France, professional category)
  • “Hip Implant Stem Design” from Younes Chahid, BiomimeticAM (UK, student category)
  • “Stabilizer mount” from Dong Zhang, SCUT Robotlab, (China, student category)
  • “Brake caliper” from Samir Mulgaonkar, Sunriser (US, student category)