Global additive manufacturing engineering consultancy The Barnes Group Advisors (Pittsburgh) announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with leading metal additive manufacturing (AM) equipment provider SLM Solutions North America (Detroit).
The scope of the agreement includes the two working together to promote and offer AM training to help safely support the industry and push it forward. Both parties hope to bridge the current AM knowledge gap and help potential customers feel more confident about investing in AM hardware.
Per the arrangement, The Barnes Group Advisors will deliver AM training courses designed around key industry standards to SLM Solutions’ customers and contacts. SLM Solutions’ goal is to equip potential customers with the ability to make better-informed purchasing decisions by ensuring comprehensive training is available during the sales process.