Explore the World of AM for High Performance Polymers

Build the best in class 3D printed parts through materials science and German engineering

Introducing Apium M Series

This system is driven by the success we have had in PEEK 3D printing technology coupled with the design updates inspired by inputs from medical device regulatory bodies and end-users from the medical industry.

eGuide: Material Extrusion (FFF) 3D Printing with PEEK

Learn more about PEEK 3D printing, Apium’s technology and what advantages result for end users

The gateway for additive manufacturing of high performance polymers

Specific characteristics of polymers have great impacts on 3D printed parts quality. Learn more about high performance polymers to benefit from additive manufacturing.

Make the best out of AM for High-Performance Polymers

We provide a wide variety of solutions for your industry and applications.

Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D

The international Trade Show and Conference for Additive Manufacturing 5-7 June 2018 Erfurt, Germany

Formnext 2018

The biggest Trade Show for Additive Manufacturing in Europe 13-16 November 2018 Frankfurt, Germany

Controlling material attributes for different application requirements

Excursion into PEEK’s crystallization behavior Some classes of polymeric materials exhibit semi-crystalline attributes at the molecular and microstructural levels. In such cases there is a co-existence of the crystalline phase and the amorphous phase in the material....

Industry Prize 2018 – Apium P220 sets new standards for Research and Development

With the support of the Initiative Mittelstand, Huber Verlag für Neue Medien GmbH, as well as numerous media partners, the „INDUSTRY PRIZE 2018“chose its winners. The competition recognizes the most innovative industrial products and solutions for the current...

Improved Print Quality for High Performance Polymers: Adaptive Heating System Technology

Polymeric materials still play a pivotal role in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM). It holds the record of being the longest most serving material in the AM world. Although metals and ceramics; especially metals, have in recent times been given highly...

Using Additive Manufacturing as a Research and Development Tool

Research and Development (R&D) is the fundamental building block for any advancement in our industrial evolution. Nations, companies and schools that invest time, people and key business resources into R&D are oftentimes ahead of their competitive curve. A major...

Apiums 3D Printing for Space Missions

In the past 6 years there has been a determined effort in the systems safety critical industries to adopt 3D printing as a toolset for prototyping and the production of highly customized proprietary parts. For instance in November 2014 a space conditioned 3D printer...

Topology Optimization and our Apium P Series bring your product development to a new level

Reduction in material usage and increased cost efficiency are two important manufacturing-based goals. The concept parts creation for these two goals is possible with topology optimization tools and Apium P Series 3D printers, which are designed to produce your...

The next step for industrial 3D printing: The New Apium P220

Launched on November 2016 at Formnext, Apium confirms that the first shipments of the new Apium P-series 3D printer -Apium P220- will be done in fourth quarter of 2017. The CTO and founder of Apium Additive Technologies GmbH, Prof. Dr. Brando Okolo, answered the...

Metal 3D Printing: An emerging opportunity

If you follow the “money” in the world of 3D Printing, it becomes clear that we are experiencing an era in which investors are betting more on metal based systems than on any other material class. However, it goes without saying that in the global materials market,...

With Apiums P-Series we want to be part of an environmentally friendly and sustainable world

Apium Additive Technologies is one of the Baden-Württemberg's environmental technology innovators The Ministry of the Environment, Climate and Energy Industry has been awarding the environmental technology price since 2009 in a two-year cycle for outstanding and...

High Performance Polymers for 3D Printing

A broad range of materials are today capable of being processed under different kinds of manufacturing scenarios. Polymers are especially interesting in this regard because they can be conveniently processed using most existing manufacturing methods. Polymers are also...

Biocompatible Implants – 3D Printing Supports Medical Sector

3D printing technologies are today used for different patient related treatments in the medical industry. One of the key areas where it is most widely applied is in the development of models used for planning and preparation aid in surgical work. With respect to human...

Breakthrough Development in Healthcare – 3D Printed Biocompatible PEEK Medical Devices on Demand

From the onset, Apium had the core value to provide their technologies to where they are needed and to participate in markets where they lead change. With our expert knowledge in material science and mechanical engineering, we have made the international breakthrough...

Apium Highlights from the International PEEK Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Organized by The Implant Research Center of Drexel University and Exponent, Inc., sponsored by Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, 3rd International PEEK Meeting took place on 27-28 April, 2017 in Washington, D.C.. The meeting brought engineers, scientists, regulators and...