Read the full case study in our Technology in Industry Report; Chapter 2: Additive Manufacturing & The Future of Production here
Designing for additive manufacturing was a learning process that forced Pontiac, Michigan-based Gonzalez Production Systems to recognize and break old habits. But the performance and light-weighting 3D printing exercise came in more than 20% cheaper than the baseline design. And, of course, the lead time for parts went from weeks to days. If you want to read more about this digital transformation and others, check out Chapter 2 of Automation Alley's 2022 Technology in Industry Report on Additive Manufacturing & The Future of Production.