Performance is key in in many applications within the maritime market. Composites do not corrode and provide a lightweight alternative to traditional metal construction.
As space at sea is always limited, there is a huge driver to integrate functionalities inside the structural parts of the vessel. Our printing technique makes this possible.
The photo shows a set of bimini poles that have been produced with an internal printed core. This limited the required tooling, hence reducing cost and made it possible to easily integrate all cables and inserts inside the core. The poles are finished in a high-gloss transparant coating, showing the perfect carbon fiber finish.