Computer Aided Technology Announces Partnership with ExOne

The agreement adds metal 3D printing technology to the CATI solutions portfolio.

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BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. -- The nation's leading provider of engineering software, 3D printing equipment, 3D scanning and metrology, PDM and simulation, has partnered with ExOne Company, a pioneer and global leader in binder jet 3D printing technology, to bring their revolutionizing metal solutions to the U.S. market.

For more than 20 years, ExOne has been a trailblazer in industrial 3D printing systems. This partnership, finalized in early May, adds ExOne's Innovent+ metal binder jetting system and the Metal Designlab office-friendly bound metal technology, to the company's growing list of professional product development solutions.

"We are continually exploring the market for technology solutions that will help our customers solve their product development challenges while increasing their competitive advantage," said Rich Werneth, president, CATI. "This partnership allows us to further diversify our portfolio of quality products that our customers have come to expect when working with CATI. ExOne's use of proven, cutting-edge technology will give our clients new opportunities to push the boundaries of product design and offer new levels of design freedom."

CATI will now sell the ExOne Innovent+ metal binder jetting system, the Metal Designlabby Rapidia, as well as ancillary equipment, such as the X1F advanced furnace, and consumables nationwide. Parts produced using ExOne technology are often used to produce molds, cores and final end-use parts for a wide variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, medical, dental, education, R&D, energy and defense.

"CATI is an experienced engineering solution provider that will help expand our customer base," said John Hartner, CEO, ExOne. "We're confident that CATI's customers will find that the ExOne Metal Designlab and Innovent+ deliver meaningful and proven value that is unparalleled in the marketplace today."For more information on CATI and its offerings, visit

About Computer Aided Technology
Since 1992, Computer Aided Technology (CATI) has made it our mission to deliver and support the best product development solutions available. Our portfolio includes solutions from SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, Stratasys, ExOne, PostProcess Technologies, DriveWorks, CAMWorks, and Creaform.

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