Renishaw announces new solutions centre partner and distributor for its additive manufacturing technology in china
Renishaw, has announced the signing of an agreement with FalconTech Co., Ltd. as a solutions centre partner and distributor for its additive manufacturing (AM) technology in China. Located in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, FalconTech is a technology and innovation company focusing on the rapid manufacturing of high performance components for aerospace, biomedical, marine, chemical and other engineering applications.
Under the partnership, FalconTech will set up an Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centre in Wuxi using Renishaw’s latest AM systems and supported by Renishaw’s extensive expertise in manufacturing solutions. FalconTech will also purchase 10 RenAM 500M metal additive manufacturing systems over the next eighteen months, with the first three units to be installed by the end of July 2017.
Speaking about the partnership, Mr Shen Yu Lan, Managing Director of FalconTech Co., Ltd. said: “We are excited to be a Renishaw Solutions Centre partner in China. Combing FalconTech’s expertise in aerospace with Renishaw’s technology and manufacturing expertise, the Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centre can create a platform on which we can work in close partnership with customers to help them realise the benefits of AM in their products and manufacturing processes.”