Shanghai, China, Sep 17th 2019 – Farsoon Technologies and Siemens Ltd., China (referred to as Siemens China) signed a collaboration agreement establishing a framework for integrated industrial solutions for additive manufacturing at the 21st China International Industry Fair (CIIF). In recognition of this collaboration, Siemens and Farsoon will join efforts on the implementation of high-performance Siemens’ end-to-end software and “Digital Twin” solutions for Farsoon’s open platform industrial AM systems. Based on this agreement, Farsoon and Siemens will work together to push the boundaries of additive manufacturing towards Industry 4.0.
From left to right: Zhu Luping (Farsoon deputy marketing director), Jack Cheng (Farsoon board member, deputy general manager), Li Shichao (Farsoon sales director of east China area), Liu Zhisheng (Vice President & General Manager of Sales Region Central Digital Industries Siemens Ltd., China), Wang Haibin (Executive Vice President of Siemens Ltd., China and General Manager of Digital Industries Siemens Greater China), Frank Golueke (General Manager of Motion Control Vice President of Digital Industries Siemens Ltd., China), Zhu Xiaofeng (Siemens China Digital Industry Group Region Central Hunan & Jiangxi territory manager)
“We are very excited to start this collaboration with Siemens. Over the years, Farsoon have seen an increasing application of AM technology in the aerospace, industry manufacturing, medical, automotive and molds.” Said Dr. Xu Xiaoshu, Founder and CEO of Farsoon, “With joint efforts with Siemens, we will be able to offer high-performance and streamlined workflow AM solutions for industrial customers in China and overseas.”
“Additive technology is driving the next revolution of industrial manufacturing, it changes our mindsets from products design, manufacturing process to business models.” Said Wang Haibin, Executive Vice President of Siemens Ltd., China and General Manager of Digital Industries Siemens Greater China, “We are glad to collaborate with Farsoon to expand the industrial applications of the additive manufacturing.”
Farsoon and Siemens will combine and share their expertise and resources to explore a long-term strategic partnership towards true industrial application of additive manufacturing.
Founded in 2009 with a clear vision of “Open for Industry”, Farsoon is a leading industrial additive manufacturing OEM in China with offices in both Europe and the US. With a broad portfolio of both metal laser melting and plastic laser sintering systems which boast a range of capabilities Farsoon systems are capable of meeting the needs of a wide range of industries.
Siemens AG is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 170 years. The company is active around the globe, focusing on the areas of power generation and distribution, intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems, and automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries.