Additive Manufacturing: A Revolution for Military Spare Parts Supply


How will AM impact the service supply chain of the Royal Netherlands Army?

We challenge you, students and young professionals, to think how additive manufacturing could impact the service supply chain of the Royal Netherlands Army. A full day with presentations, guided tour and a use case. We conclude with presentations of the use case and of course a drink!

09.30 – 10.00 Welcome
10.00 – 10.45 3D printing in Mali
10.45 – 11.00 Break
11.00 – 11.45 Impact of AM on supply chains
11.45 – 12.00 Present use case
12.00 – 13.30 Use case, including lunch
13.30 – 14.30 Guided tour ‘afdeling Techniek’
14.30 – 15.30 Use case
15.30 – 16.30 Presentations
16.30 – 17.30 Closing remarks (with drinks)


Complex Leusden, Royal Army
Kolonel H.L. van Royenweg 3, 3832 RN Leusden
(Shuttle service from (and to) station Amersfoort will be arranged)

26th of October 2017

Organized by
Young Mechanics (Royal Netherlands Army) and SINTAS (Sustainability Impact of New Technology on After sales Service supply chain)

In collaboration with
TKI Dinalog
University of Twente
Eindhoven University of Technology

Participation is free of charge

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