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3D printing for the maritime industry – Accelerating the adoption of 3D printing in Port of Hamburg

Key Facts
When? December 3rd 2021 – 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where? homePORT (St. Pauli Elbtunnel, Hermann-Blohm-Str.), Steinwerder Süd, 20457 Hamburg

During the event, experts in the field of additive manufacturing will give an overview and insights into the current developments in 3D printing, highlight the potentials in the maritime sector and present best practice industry insights. Furthermore, we want to talk to all participants about the possible establishment of a 3D printing hub in the Port of Hamburg for the maritime sector.

After the event, there will be plenty of time for getting to know each other and further networking with drinks and appetizers.

Guest Speakers:
Dipl.-Ing. Tim Wischeropp – Fraunhofer IAPT
Daniel Beck – Bionic Production GmbH
Håkon Ellekjær– Wilhelmsen Ships Service Pte Ltd


About the organizers:

Hamburg Port Authority:
The HPA operates the port management of the City of Hamburg and is responsible for all official matters relating to the Port of Hamburg. With innovative partners, we are trying to shape the port of the future.

thyssenkrupp | Wilhelmsen group 3D printing partnership:
3D Printing for Marine and Offshore Parts reduce the supply chain costs, delivery times, improves part performance, and minimizes the impact on the environment. Through on-demand manufacturing and the AM fulfilment platform, Wilhelmsen and thyssenkrupp is empowering OEMs and shipping companies to effectively manage their supply chain for spare parts.

„Connect, Collaborate & Create“ (https://www.homeport.hamburg/) – The homePORT creates a platform for innovative, ambitious port stakeholders and startups from the fields of science and technology. In addition to additive manufacturing, we also want to address other areas of future port operations, including drones, IoT, and artificial intelligence, build a strong digital community, and shape the port of the future together.


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