3D printing specialist NVBOTS has opened NVLABS, a research and development (R&D) space dedicated to the commercialization of products using metal 3D printing.

The company uses 3D printing technology that can print multiple metals in the same build, making user of a range of materials, including stainless steel, titanium, nickel, copper nickel, aluminum, zirconium, silver and palladium.

NVBOTS has also appointed Dr Paul Burke to the role of chief research officer. A metallurgy expert, Dr. Paul Burke now leads NVLABS R&D efforts, commercial projects and innovations.

‘As NVBOTS has evolved, our core focus has always been around a three-part evolution: education, innovation and commercialization,’ said NVBOTS CEO AJ Perez. ‘Through the establishment of NVLABS and bringing on Dr Paul Burke, we are breaking new ground in enterprise 3D printing.’

This story uses material from NVBOTS, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.