America Makes Welcomes New Member – EOS North America

May 08, 2017 | Categories: America Makes News

Youngstown, Ohio — May 8, 2017. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) is pleased to welcome EOS North America as the newest Platinum Member of America Makes.

“We are excited to welcome EOS North America to the America Makes community,” said America Makes Executive Director Rob Gorham. “America Makes has a diverse and growing membership made up of small and large companies, academia, and non-profits. As a leading additive manufacturing technology provider, EOS North America adds to this diversity with a history of expertise and legacy of innovation. We are pleased they have chosen to join us in our mission to accelerate the adoption of additive manufacturing in the U.S.”

“America Makes is really quite a remarkable organization, leveraging manufacturing expertise across a variety of industries and forging collaborative alliances that drive innovation and competitiveness,” said Glynn Fletcher, President, EOS North America. “Many advanced manufacturing and Industry 4.0 initiatives need a broker to assist in building synergies and we are thrilled EOS is now a part of this great institute.”

EOS is a leading OEM in the industrial additive manufacturing (AM) space. As AM has grown into a critical technology within the manufacturing and logistics supply chain — and continues to become a center point of innovation in industry and academia — EOS intends to work in concert with America Makes on technology transition, workforce readiness, and help bring AM’s revolutionary technology advancement to the factory floor.

As a public-private partnership with member organizations from industry, academia, government, and workforce development resources, America Makes offers three levels of membership—Platinum, Gold, and Silver. Each membership tier features invaluable benefits.

For more information on America Makes membership tiers or how to become a member,
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About EOS North America

EOS is the world’s leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers. Formed in 1989, the independent company is pioneer and innovator for comprehensive solutions in additive manufacturing. Its product portfolio of EOS systems, materials, and process parameters gives customers crucial competitive advantages in terms of product quality and the long-term economic sustainability of their manufacturing processes.

About America Makes

America Makes is the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute. As the national accelerator for additive manufacturing (AM), America Makes is the nation’s leading and collaborative partner in AM and 3DP technology research, discovery, creation, and innovation. Structured as a public-private partnership with member organizations from industry, academia, government, non-government agencies, and workforce and economic development resources, we are working together to innovate and accelerate AM to increase our nation’s global manufacturing competitiveness. Based in Youngstown, Ohio, America Makes is the first Institute within the Manufacturing USA infrastructure. America Makes is driven by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM). For more information, visit


The NCDMM delivers optimized manufacturing solutions that enhance the quality, affordability, maintainability, and rapid deployment of existing and yet-to-be developed defense systems. This is accomplished through collaboration with government, industry, and academic organizations to promote the implementation of best practices to key stakeholders through the development and delivery of disciplined training, advanced technologies, and methodologies. For additional information, visit the NCDMM at