BeAM additive manufacturing opens US office

BeAM additive manufacturing opens US office

Heading up the BeAM Machines Inc. facility in Cincinnati, Ohio, is Tim Bell, with more than 10 years of additive experience.

February 24, 2017

The Magic 2.0

Cincinnati, Ohio – BeAM Machines SAS, the European-based specialists in providing directed energy deposition (DED) solutions, has opened its U.S. subsidiary, BeAM Machines Inc., in Cincinnati, Ohio. BeAM is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the 2017 AMUG conference, and the team will be well represented. Aaron LaLonde, BeAM’s Director of Engineering will provide insight regarding the impact of powder quality in the DED process during Thursday’s Metals Track.

Heading up the 20,000ft2 BeAM Machines Inc. U.S. facility is Tim Bell, an expert in manufacturing, with more than 10 years of experience in the additive sector. Bell and his team will handle sales, service, process development, applications, research & development and training, and will operate as the BeAM Solutions Center for North America.

BeAM’s CEO Emeric d’Arcimoles says, “Opening a U.S Subsidiary is a major milestone, given the prospects for robust and rapid growth harbored by the American market. BeAM intends to become a major player in the U.S., which has become the world leader in additive manufacturing. Our General Manager Tim Bell will be a tremendous asset in this drive to conquer the West. His in-depth knowledge of the U.S. market and network of contacts in the industry will help BeAM achieve rapid success in America, the largest additive manufacturing market in the world.”

Bell adds, “I am excited to introduce American companies to BeAM’s DED technology. Our ability to provide solutions that meet our customers’ needs is the result of design and manufacturing through a system of collaboration, feedback, and experience across multiple industries including aeronautic, aerospace, defense, nuclear, and oil & gas. And our solution-oriented support minimizes both technological and financial risks for these customers, while maximizing their competitive advantage through innovation.”

BeAM’s additive manufacturing machine solutions range from the Mobile, optimized for small and medium production volumes as well as the repair of thin and complex parts, to the Magic 2.0, a large scale 5-axis machine designed for serial production or repair of high value components in industries with long lead times and high buy-to-fly ratios. The new Modulo, a smaller, fully integrated 5-axis serial production machine is for constrained space environments or remote places.

Source: BeAM Machines Inc.