Phillips’ Addition of EOS at Rock Island provides World-Class Metal 3D Printing Capabilities
June 24, 2020 | Categories: Member News
Hanover, MD – Phillips Corporation Federal Division has engaged EOS North America as a strategic partner in support of its Public Private Partnership (P3) efforts at the Army Center of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing (“CoE”) at Rock Island Arsenal-Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center.
As the first Certified Training Partner representing EOS North America’s Additive Minds group, Phillips will deliver advanced engineering and consulting capability, empowering the Army to achieve its long-term additive manufacturing objectives.
Andy Snow, Senior Vice President at EOS North America states: “Deciding to collaborate with a strategic partner to represent EOS in the Federal Government was one of the most important decisions I have ever made in our business. The essential elements of a successful partnership consist of a good fit between the partners’ personalities, similar values, the ability to be a team player, compatible goals and clear expectations, and mutual trust. Phillips Federal represents all these values, and we at EOS are delighted to be teaming with them on the Rock Island P3 initiative, as well as many other strategic opportunities across the Government sector.”
John Harrison, President of Phillips Corporation Federal Division, adds, “We are grateful to have EOS, the universally recognized world leader in direct metal printing, as a partner at the Army’s Rock Island Arsenal. We look forward to working collaboratively with EOS and achieving the Army’s readiness mission through the implementation of additive manufacturing. .”
About EOS North America: EOS North America is a business of EOS, the world’s leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers. Formed in 1989, the independent company is a 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. Furthermore, customers benefit from deep technical expertise in global service, applications engineering, and consultancy.
Courtesy of Phillips Federal Division