3D Systems Buys Rapidform
3D Systems says the acquisition will expand both its product offerings and its reach.
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3D Systems (Rock Hill, South Carolina), a provider of additive manufacturing systems and software, has acquired Rapidform (Seoul, South Korea), a provider of 3D scan-to-CAD and inspection software tools.
The company says the addition of Rapidform broadens its range of capabilities with complementary products and technology and extends its coverage and breadth globally with a footholds in South Korea and Japan. The acquisition is also expected to aid efforts to create a seamless, digital scan, design and print platform for customers.