The Ultimate Printing Machine – How BMW is applying 3D printing to commercial vehicles
The BMW Group has always been and still is, at the vanguard of 3D printing technology…Dr.-Ing. Dominik Rietzel and Dr.-Ing. Maximilian Meixlsperger head up BMW Group’s Additive Manufacturing Center for non-metal and metals respectively. Together with their teams, they have overseen something of a revolution within BMW Group that has not only advanced prototyping beyond fit and form but delivered on 3D printing’s promise to become a technology capable of both mass consumer customization and the series production of parts.