Xact Metal Extends Partnership with Materialise

A Press Release

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – May 3, 2023— Driven by the mission to expand access to affordable metal 3D printing for small-to-medium size companies and decentralize additive manufacturing, Xact Metal™ announced the continuation of their partnership with Materialise and it’s Magics 3D Print Suite.

Materialise Magics Print Suite simplifies data and build preparation with one easy-to-use solution that includes both CAD and mesh tools, automatic support generation, build preparation, and tool path generation.  Materialise has announced the new version of Magics, its leading data and build preparation software. New features include Workflow Automation, a tool that offers custom scripts to automate repetitive workflows during data and build preparation. Magics is now also integrated with CO-AM, the company’s cloud-based software platform, adding traceability to the 3D printing process.

“We have been working with Materialise since the foundation of Xact Metal six years ago”, said Juan Mario Gomez, Xact Metal CEO.  “For over 20 years Materialise has been a front runner in the success industrial adoption of metal power-bed fusion. We have worked together to bring new solutions including Materialise Print for Xact Metal, Materialise Auto-Scaffold for Xact Metal, the Dental Module, and Multi-Optic Laser Control.”


“We are pleased to extend our partnership with Materialise as we continue to aim to make metal 3D printing not only affordable, but easy to use,” said Gomez. “Materialise’s products compliment the Xact Metal mission and have been a factor in our success. To date we have over 100 installations of Materialise software supporting our metal 3D printers at our customers and sales partners around the world.”


To learn more about the partnership between Materialise and Xact Metal, please visit https://xactmetal.com/software


About Xact Metal


At Xact Metal™ is taking the essential specs for metal 3D Printing and combining them with breakthrough technology to establish a new level of price and performance in additive manufacturing. With a desire to enable more and more designers, developers and manufacturers to experience the benefits of high-quality metal 3D printing at the best price possible, Xact Metal aims to change the perception that additive manufacturing is only for capital-rich companies.  The company is privately funded and is located in State College, Pennsylvania. For more information visit: www.xactmetal.com.


About Materialise


Materialise incorporates three decades of 3D printing experience into a range of software solutions and 3D printing services, which together form the backbone of the 3D printing industry. Materialise’s open and flexible solutions enable players in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, automotive, aerospace, art and design, and consumer goods, to build innovative 3D printing applications that aim to make the world a better and healthier place. Headquartered in Belgium, with branches worldwide, Materialise combines the largest group of software developers in the industry with one of the largest 3D printing facilities in the world. For additional information, please visit: www.materialise.com.





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Materialise Extends Partnership with Xact Metal