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3D Systems Acquires Leading Dutch Provider TIM
Press Release: 3D Systems Corporation
- Expanding On-Demand Parts Services in Benelux
- Extending Capabilities for the Benefit of European Customers
ROCK HILL, S.C., Oct. 1, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems Corporation ( DDD) announced today that it acquired Tim The Innovative Modelmakers B.V. ("TIM"), a leading full service provider of on-demand custom parts services, located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The company plans to integrate the operations of TIM into its on-demand parts service as part of 3D Systems Benelux, and immediately offer its full range of rapid prototyping, model making and manufacturing solutions for the benefit of design-to-manufacturing professionals and consumers alike.
"We are very pleased to add a company of TIM's reputation, craftsmanship, flexibility and speed to our growing on-demand custom parts services network in Europe," said Ziad Abou, Director On-Demand Parts Europe, 3D Systems. "With TIM's expertise on board, we can serve our European growing customer base better, faster and with an expanded menu of services."