Foundation ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing
On September 23, 2015 the founding event of the ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing took place. The ACAM GmbH will be running a Center on the RWTH Aachen Campus melaten and will concentrate the competences of several research institutes in Aachen. The company pursues the goal, concerning the subject Additive Manufacturing, to bring together a community of experts for developing the knowhow and to make the existing expertise accessible for the users. As strategic partners the WZL, the chair PEM, the affiliated institute IWF and the KEX AG will assist the two Fraunhofer-Institutes for Production Technology IPT and Institure for Laser Technology ILT, which founded the ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing GmbH. The Center is under the leadership of Dr. Kristian Arntz from the Fraunhofer IPT and Dr. Johannes Witzel from the Fraunhofer ILT.