Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) manufactures 3D printers and materials that enable designers and manufacturers to produce prototypes and parts directly from 3D CAD files.
Formed in 2012 by the merger of 3D printing companies Stratasys Inc. and Objet Ltd., the company’s systems include affordable desktop 3D printers for idea development, a range of systems for prototyping, and large production systems for direct digital manufacturing. The company’s range of over 120 3D printing materials is the widest in the industry and includes over 100 proprietary inkjet-based photopolymer materials and 10 proprietary FDM-based thermoplastic materials.
The company’s 3D printers span the spectrum of professional 3D printing, from desktop 3D printers for idea development, to professional prototyping systems, to factory floor production systems for direct digital manufacturing.
In the 3D printing industry, we are known for our technologies: Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) and Inkjet. Our over 120 3D printing materials offer users the widest selection in the industry. Stratasys 3D printers create prototypes and manufactured goods directly from 3D CAD files or other 3D content using thermoplastic or photopolymer-based materials.
Stratasys holds nearly 500 granted or pending 3D printing patents globally. The company also manufacturers Solidscape 3D printers and operates the RedEye On Demand digital-manufacturing service.