ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors bring 3D Printing to students at the Digital Skills Show

Press Release: June, 2018

MakerBot and the Festival of 3D Engineering Excellence from Hand to Scan.

MakerBot distributor ArtSystems is supporting Authorised MakerBot reseller isodo3d at their Festival of 3D Engineering Excellence from Hand.

Taking place on 22nd & 23rd June 2018 at the Solent Sky Museum, two days of 3D engineering knowledge from key solution suppliers in the sector; isodo3d, HP, FARO, Solid Solutions, Graitec, Frazer Nash, MakerBot and 3T RPD. Activities throughout the event will inspire and give insight into some of the most exciting 3D engineering and manufacturing stories to date.

The is festival split over two days, Friday 22nd June being for 400 invited guests in the engineering and manufacturing sectors. The second day, Saturday 23rd June will be open to the public with live seminars. ArtSystems will be supporting the festival with the live demonstrations of the MakerBot StarterLab an integrated managed 3D printer solution for multiple printers managed as a central resource. It is ideal for educational users needing to have as single easy to manage 3D printer resource for multiple users.

There is also the chance to win a flight in a two-seater Supermarine Spitfire. Ticket prices are £5 each and the draw date is 4th July 2018. All proceeds will go to the Solent Sky Museum to help maintain our aviation heritage for future generations.

About ArtSystems

Established in 1986 and now part of Westcoast Holdings group, ArtSystems, the Nottingham-based specialist systems distributor and service provider, has seen significant growth in the past six years. Today, ArtSystems has a turnover in excess of £30 million, employs over 60 people and is one of the largest value added distributors in the UK. The company serves the design, graphics, signage and display markets with imaging and printing hardware plus material and consumable solutions from market-leading manufacturers such as Canon, Colortrac, HP, MakerBot, Onyx, Stratasys, Summa and Neschen.

Press Kit: June, 2018

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