Singapore’s National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster Reached 400 Firms in First Year

Published by , January 24, 2017 11:57 am

(ChannelNewsAsia)  In a joint media release on Monday (Jan 23), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the National Research Foundation and SPRING Singapore gave an update on the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster’s (NAMIC) since it was formed last year to help companies develop capabilities in 3D printing.
NAMIC has successfully established joint funding for 39 projects between companies and academic research institutions, with S$3.8 million from the Government via NAMIC and S$2.8 million from the companies, Dr Ho Chaw Sing, managing director of NAMIC, told Channel NewsAsia in an interview on Monday. The entity has reached out to about 400 local and international firms to help them adopt 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, the press release said.

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