Companies that manufacture complex, individual components with a high
such as dental implants, hearing aids and even on demand jewellery
like the website Gemmyo.
3D printing is making its mark in design offices
in order to develop prototypes quickly, or in architects' offices
to help design models of future housing complexes.
In the automobile and aeronautics industries
3D printing's use is envisaged in the manufacturing of in
components, even in the earliest phases of production. Airbus,
alongside the British company Renishaw, is exploring the possibility
of using additive manufacturing for the structure of aeroplane wings.
Other possibilities: The
communication and events management sectors,
in order to create personalised "goodies" for product launches or
the opening of new stores.