08 Dec 2021

Massivit announces double digit growth for Massivit 1800 3D Printer

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Massivit 3D Printing Technologies has announced that sales of its new Massivit 1800 3D Printer have surpassed expectations and are now well into double-figures worldwide.

Inspiring creatives, as well as offering another dimension to print service providers, the ground-breaking 3D printing solution for large format visual communication applications removes the previous time and cost constraints of manual model making. It helps to drive profitable growth for print providers by enabling the production of eye-catching, 3D printed sign & display projects - beyond those that can be achieved with 2D printing devices.

Following its global premier at drupa, the Massivit 1800, which can print models up to 1.8m / 6ft high, has been exhibited with an array of visually-striking models at six tradeshows in four continents. During that time, the system has been installed by customers in each corner of the globe.

Among these customers are:

Australian large format 3D printing company, OMUS, which purchased the Massivit 1800 to meet a growing customer demand for super-size, high-quality visual communications within retail, staging, display, events and architectural design.

“Our experience coupled with the printer’s capabilities will change the print and display landscape and we’ve only just scratched the surface in terms of the possibilities achievable. What’s more, the support and collaboration we’ve received from Massivit 3D to ensure we realise the printer's full potential, has been fantastic,” says Robert Grosso, Co-Owner of OMUS.

UK full-service printing-house, Stylo Graphics, which has deployed the Massivit 1800 to produce eye-catching 3D models for the retail, interior design and hospitality sectors.

“As an early adopter of the technology, we are combining our traditional 2D printing expertise to establish Stylo at the forefront of large-scale 3D printed models,” says Simon Olley, Owner of Stylo Graphics. “Our clients are blown-away with the ability to produce larger-than-life, personalised 3D models. We can now work with them to realise their creative objectives while also propelling our business into exciting new markets.”

Leading Israeli retail brand development company, Heidia, anticipates it will maintain its competitive edge using its Massivit 1800. "This solution will allow us to elevate our traditional 2D POP displays to new levels and we believe that it will be key to unlocking new business opportunities,” says Ofer Gal, Chairman of the Heidia Group. “As a producer of over 85% of the POS campaigns in Israel, we are continually looking at how to stand out from the crowd and we believe that this investment will support that objective."

“The way in which the large format sign and display market has embraced the Massivit 1800, clearly underscores the obvious market opportunity for 3D printed applications,” says Avner Israeli, CEO, Massivit 3D. “Since launching the Massivit 1800 we have doubled the number of our employees and increased our global distributor network, such that there are now more than 20 distributors who are attending to customers worldwide."

Papergraphics to showcase Massivit 1800 3D printer at C! Print 2016

. As well as showing the printer in action, during C! Print, Papergraphics will showcase a number of finished models, including a 1.8m high replica of the Easter Island’s silent stone figures.

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Papergraphics and Massivit bring super large-scale 3D printing to the UK & Ireland

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Papergraphics, the wide-format print specialist, and Israel-based 3D printing specialist Massivit 3D Printing Technology have announced a partnership that will bring a revolutionary, super large-scale 3D printing solution to the UK and Ireland markets in May.

The UK-based company becomes the sole distributor of the Massivit 1800 large format 3D printer and Dimengel 3D printing material. Papergraphics will provide customers with a full service offering, including pre and after sales support. Created to meet the needs of the evolving visual communication market, the system is expected to open up realms of new possibilities to the high end signage market, entertainment industry and events sector.

Having acquired CWE Solutions in January, Papergraphics has been increasing its foothold in the hardware market following 30-plus years producing and distributing high quality media. Today’s agreement with Massivit adds a new dimension to the business, enabling its customers to create bespoke 3D sculptures that are up to 1.8m high, 1.5m wide and have a depth of 1.2m.

The announcement comes immediately after Massivit received an undisclosed investment from Stratasys, the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company - the proceeds of which will be used to further develop, promote and deploy the company’s 3D printing solutions.

Avner Israeli, CEO of Massivit 3D, commented: “Our aim is to build a global presence in the large-format 3D printing market. To do that we are creating a network of experienced partners across the globe.  We feel that Papergraphics, with its experience and customer-base in the UK and Ireland, will help us achieve this goal. Not only that, the company is clearly extremely passionate and enthusiastic about the 3D revolution, which will undoubtedly help us achieve our ultimate goal.”

John Selby, CEO of Papergraphics, added: “We are delighted to have signed this agreement with Massivit. We’ve been in discussions with the company about its super-sized 3D printer since September 2015 and our engineers and technical teams have been in Israel learning everything there is to know about the device and the printing material.

“I truly believe that the Massivit 1800 will be as big an innovation for the print industry as the wide format inkjet was when it was launched. This product will change the way the visual communication market operates and the ability to create super large-scale sculptures in just a few hours shifts the goal posts of what is achievable. It’s an exciting time and we’re proud to be the only UK-based supplier of this remarkable technology.”

Papergraphics is expected to begin demonstrations of the product at its Crawley-based headquarters in May 2016.