PRESS RELEASE - Oceanz strengthens the position in the market for professional 3D printing and AM with the acquisition of Heijcon 3D Solutions
Oceanz 3D printing has announced the acquisition of Heijcon 3D Solutions (another Netherlands-based AM service bureau). With this acquisition Oceanz aims to strengthen its position in the professional additive manufacturing market. Oceanz 3D printing is a specialist and market leader in the field of 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing in the Netherlands. Heijcon 3D Solutions was founded in 2009 as a 3D printing service with a special focus on concept development, 3D designing and engineering.
Targeting the professional market, Heijcon 3D Solutions experienced a growing customer base over the years, which Oceanz will accommodate through the acquisition. Heijcon 3D Solutions will remain connected and will continue with its personal approach to 3D printing service through expert advice. This acquisition follows years of collaboration between both companies, and is thus seen as a logical step. With the acquisition of Heijcon 3D Solutions, Oceanz can offer a wider range of services, including engineering, scale model and model building.
Erik van der Garde, CEO of Oceanz:
“With this acquisition we can better meet the needs of our customers. In addition to professional 3D printing, we now offer even more extensive possibilities in the field of design and engineering, greater production possibilities and a wider choice of materials.”
Sigrid Goossens, CEO of Heijcon 3D Solutions:
“I am very pleased that we can join Oceanz. Their expertise and their leading role in the field of 3D printing and additive manufacturing is a perfect match.”
Oceanz is a professional 3D printing company, with many years of know-how inthe market, about the most relevant peers and the professionals that matter. With gained knowledge and concrete business cases, Oceanz has gained extensive experience in various industries; for example in the Medical field, Automotive and Aerospace. We continuously broaden our knowledge, search for novelties and are not shy of looking to exceptional innovations and developments. Together with our customers we develop and create 3D printed innovations that make the difference in every production process. The result: cost savings, reduction of failure costs and increasing production capacity.