Industrial 3D Printing

Apium P220 Series 3D Printers offer the unique possibility to print high performance polymers, composite materials and metals. Achieve high quality results with Apium as your Additive Manufacturing Solutions Partner.

Medical PEEK 3D Printing

Apium launches world`s first long-term medical grade PEEK filament and provides Apium M220 3D printers for processing medical grade PEEK without affecting its biocompatibility.

Make the best out of AM for Advanced Materials

Welcome to the future world of production. The world of Apium.

A manufacturing world, which opens the gateway between conventional manufacturing and additive manufacturing. Gain sustainable competitive advantage by using Apium`s industrial or medical 3D printers for processing advanced polymers with voxel level control on material characteristics.

Industrial PEEK 3D Printing

The unique temperature management system of our 3D printing technology enables PEEK 3D printing with highest quality.

High Performance Polymers

PEEK, CFR PEEK(30%) and PEI 9085. Apium P220 Series 3D printers are compatible with high performance polymers.

Engineering Plastics

PVDF and POM-C. Print engineering plastics with Apium P220 for specific application requirements such as chemical resistance and wear resistance.

Commodity Plastics

Apium P220 Series 3D printers` open system enables you to process commodity plastics such as Smart ABS for rapid prototyping.

Medical PEEK 3D Printing

Apium M220 Series 3D printers are capable of printing Medical PEEK Filament without affecting its biocompatibility .

Metal 3D Printing

Apium P220 Series 3D printers can process metals such as 316L. Apium also offers the complete solution for debinding and sintering.

Reinforced Materials

Apium`s Advanced Extruder technology is specially designed for relatively high filler load composites such as 30% Carbon Fiber Reinforced PEEK.

Apium Filament Dryer

Every successful print starts with high quality dried filament. Apium Filament Dryer will help you avoid moisture related 3D printing defects.

Training and Consulting

Apium`s Applications and Services Center will educate your team to make the best out of Additive Manufacturing. They will guide you from material selection to design thinking for AM until you have your first successfully printed part in hand.

Technical Support

Apium is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company. We work everyday for 100% customer satisfaction. With this commitment, our Applications and Services team engineers are your business partner for any technical issue including repairs and maintenance.

Contact our experts to start your Additive Manufacturing journey.

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Industrial 3D Printing News

Apium launches new material – Welcome Polypropylene (PP) in 3D Printing

3D Printing of Polypropylene (PP) - Apium presents to the market new materials for industrial 3D printing with the additive fusible layer process (FFF). To leverage on innovation, industries rely on materials and processing technologies. At Apium we recognize this...

3D Printed PEEK for High Temperature Applications

Polyetheretherketon (PEEK) is considered as one of the most powerful high-performance polymers due to its mechanical, thermal and chemical resistance. Therefore, it is used as a replacement for materials such as steel, aluminium and other polymers. One of the biggest...

Apium Filament Dryer reduces moisture-related 3D printing defects and noticeably increases printing success rate

  Most filaments produced for the Material Extrusion 3D Printing Technology (FFF) are polymer-based materials. Other than polyolefins, almost every other polymer can absorb moisture from the atmosphere. Moisture in filaments can cause poor print quality and...

Digitalization in Manufacturing: High Performance 3D Printed Tools and Spare Parts

  The global smart manufacturing market size was valued at USD 172,34 billion in 2016 and is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period of 2018-2025*. With the advent of new advanced technologies, it is believed that we are on the verge of an...

Chemical Resistance of FFF 3D Printed PEEK Parts

  A wide variety of engineering fields use PEEK due to its excellent thermal, mechanical and chemical properties. The different grades of PEEK exhibit non-identical properties. Additionally, actual part properties may change due to processing method. Therefore,...

3 Additive Manufacturing applications to benefit from high performance polymers

  The introduction of both neat and reinforced high performance thermoplastics to the additive manufacturing (AM) materials portfolio has made it possible for industries having higher product quality and performance requirements to implement 3D printing in their...

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...
Medical 3D Printing News

The use of Additive Manufacturing of PEEK in Osteosynthesis

  The high-performance polymer PEEK (Polyetheretherketon) is a popular material with versatile properties and applications. Often, injuries or serious illnesses make it necessary to use implants to recover from traumas or malformations. In the following we consider...

Process Workflow for 3D Printed Patient-Specific Medical Devices

  The first step in producing 3D-printed patient-specific PEEK implants is the production of detailed and partially three-dimensional images. For this, a number of imaging procedures can be used, whereby each procedure offers a different advantage for the patient. The...

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...

AM Solutions for Industries

Apium combines years of experience in materials science and German engineering to provide best-in-class 3D printing solutions. The material processing capability of Apium`s systems combined with the advanced trainings make it possible to implement Additive Manufacturing in variety of industries for wide range of innovative applications.

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