Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing constitutes part of the expertise of NYP’s School of Engineering.

The Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre (AMIC) is a Centre of Excellence for Additive Manufacturing Technology & Design Innovations set-up jointly by EDB and NYP and located at Nanyang Polytechnic. The strategic intents of AMIC is to support the national AM initiatives to drive greater industry AM adoption and develop core capabilities in Design for AM optimization & process innovation, besides supporting the needs of NYP’s PET and CET programmes.

It also provides co-creation, collaboration and project incubation services for industry and conducts regular sharing sessions, clinics, etc.

Areas Of Specialization & Industry Services

Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre supports companies in meeting the challenges of product design and development.

Services offered includes:, consultation, conceptual design, mechanical design, rapid prototyping, rapid tooling & mould development, additive manufacturing, rapid fixturing, collaborative product development and full turnkey solutions.

Our team of experienced and competent professional Senior Lecturers, Development Engineers and Development Technologist in various technological areas are well prepared and dedicated to take on the challenge and needs of the industry. 

Our services include:

  • customized training programmes in Additive Manufacturing
  • Consultation
  • Product Design & Development
  • Design for Additive Manufacturing
  • Rapid Tooling, Hybrid Tooling & Conformal Cooling Technology
  • Rapid Fixturing
  • Full turnkey solutions

Our Capabilities

Our capabilities include:

  • Innovative Product Design, Development and Industrial Design
  • Design for Additive Manufacturing
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Rapid Tooling, Hybrid Tooling & Conformal Cooling
  • Rapid Fixturing

Our Facilities

Our facilities include a spread of Additive Manufacturing Processes: Stereolithography (SLA),Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), Fused Deposition Modelling (FDM), Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS),Selective Laser Melting (SLM)  & Polyjet 3D Printing & Hybrid AM machines supported by its post processing equipment such as Vacuum Casting, Micro Peening, CNC  Mill/Turn/EDM/Wi recut, Laser Scanner,CMM, CT and Material Testing Equipment etc.

1) Type of AM machines at AMIC 

  • Vat Photopolymerization: SLA Prox800
  • Material Jetting: Objet 500 Connex3
  • Binder Jetting: Projet260
  • Powder Bed Fusion:  SLS EOSINTP 390, DMLS EOSINT270, DMLS EOSINT290, DMLS EOSM400, Concept Laser M2, SLM280, SODICK OPM250 hybrid
  • Material Extrusion (FDM): Fortus900, Fortus 450, U printer, Cube printer

2) Type of AM machines at AMIC 

  • Plastic: PA, Nylon, PC, ABS, PC-ABS, Ultem, digital materials
  • Metal: S.S, Maraging Steel, Starvax, Cobalt Chrome, Ti, Al, Inconel

Other Services

Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre can be the gateway to other services within NYP. We are able to provide one-stop solution to the industries. We can link our customer to services such as Finite Element Analysis, Mould Flow Analysis, Reverse Engineering and many other services.