::: SAMYLABS: The Company
SAMYLABS is a Basque company founded at the end of 2016 with the aim of developing 3D printers in metal laser technology. It is the first Spanish company to design, manufacture and market printers of this technology.
It is currently located in the BIC Ezkerraldea business development center in Barakaldo, Bizkaia, and has developed all the requiered technology for high quality metal 3D printing using laser fusion. SAMYLABS goal is to make metal 3D printing accessible by greatly reducing the costs of laser fusion technology, bringing small companies, training centers and universities the possibility of materializing their projects and designs.
::: Founding Team
- Amador Garcia. (Right) Industrial Machinist from the University of Coruña. Founding Partner of Gausa S.L.
- Felix Torre (Center). Telecommunications Engineer from the University of Cantabria. Programming expert.
- Jon Martínez (Left). Engineer in Automation and Industrial Electronics from the University of Deusto. Industrial Robotics Specialist.
::: Collaborations with Institutions, Universities and Centres
SAMYLABS has also had the innovative business creation programme of the Provincial Council of Bizkaia and along with Tecnalia Technology Centre with the Open Maker programme, a European project within the H2020 framework that promotes collaboration between companies and the Makerworld.
In turn, it has been one of the companies promoted by the Bind 4.0 business acceleration program.
Ultimately, it has also received funding from the NEOTEC program SUBSIDIZED BY THE CDTI – Project financed by the General State Budgets in charge of the application 27.12.467C.74908.
::: Machine and Product Certifications
SAMYLABS machines are CE certified, in accordance with the European Directive 2006/42/CE 17/01/2017.
::: Collaboration with ONA Electroerosión
The company has ONA ELECTROEROSION as an industrial partner, one of the most important machine tool manufacturers in the Basque Country, which provides SAMYLABS with high capacity and productive quality in its equipment, as well as a powerful commercial network and technical service.
ONA is a leading firm in EDM technology. Their more than 65 years of experience have allowed them to be world pionners and experts in the manufacture of large machines and special EDM solutions.
::: ADDIMAT Partners
SAMYLABS is one of the partners of ADDIMAT, the Spanish Association of Additive and 3D Manufacturing Technologies, which brings together all companies and centers with interests in the development and promotion of additive and 3D manufacturing.
ADDIMAT represents the companies that make up the Additive Manufacturing sector in Spain.