Austrian Competences in Aeronautics Technology


Materialise’s open and flexible platforms enable players in the aerospace field to build innovative 3D printing applications. Headquartered in Belgium, with branches worldwide, the company has brought together the largest group of software developers in the industry and one of the largest 3D printing facilities in the world.

Technologies and competences

Additive Manufacturing offers a cost-effective solution with no need to invest in molds or tooling. It’s an ideal manufacturing method for short production series, including spare parts and replacement parts for retrofitted planes.

Fields of Activity Research Development Production
Aircraft (complete)      
Aircraft structures and parts   yes yes
Engines   yes yes
Cabin interiors and furnishing (incl. cargo hold)   yes yes
Materials and manufacturing technologies   yes yes
Cockpit equipment and aircraft electronics      
Air traffic infrastructure and air traffic control applications      
Ground test and training equipment      
Airport infrastructure      

Products and services in aviation

  • Certified Additive Manufacturing for plastic parts as well as metal.
  • Selective Laser Sintering of aerospace approved Polyamid
  • Fused Deposition Modeling of aerospace approved Polyetherimid ULTEM
  • Selective Laser Melting of Titanium and Aluminium (aerospace grade)

Aviation standards and certifications

  • EN/AS 9100
  • EASA Part 21 POA

Materialise Austria GmbH

Gutheil-Schoder-Gasse 17
1230 Wien, Austria
+43 1 6620453


Josef Kurz

Employees < 10
Turnover 1 - 5 M€
Export quota aviation 10 %
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Last update: 2020-06-05