3D Systems’ End-to-End Manufacturing Solutions Help Mold-Makers Achieve Unprecedented Productivity and Savings

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, June 14, 2016 – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that Bastech, a partner and one-source solution provider for additive manufacturing services and equipment, used 3D Systems’ end-to-end 3D solutions to introduce a new level of simplicity, efficiency and economy to its conformal cooling mold-making process. By combining the tailored mold design toolsets of Cimatron™ with the flexibility of the ProX® DMP 200 for producing complex metal geometries and Geomagic® Control™ for quality inspection, Bastech was able to reduce design time by 70%, cycle time by 14% and overall costs by 16%. In the manufacturing industry where success is a delicate balance of efficiency, cost and quality, these benefits give Bastech a clear competitive advantage.