For the automotive industry, additive manufacturing (AM) advancements have opened the doors for newer designs; cleaner, lighter, safer products; and shorter lead times and lower costs. AM can influence and potentially alter the business models of automotive companies through product innovation and supply chain transformation. Read why experts believe automotive companies should consider taking advantage of AM technologies to stay ahead of the competition.
Download this Deloitte whitepaper to understand:
- Current AM path in the automotive industry and how most automotive companies using AM today are accelerating the product design phase of new product development, enhancing quality via rapid prototyping and reducing tooling costs in product design
- Future paths of AM in driving performance and growth and how companies can benefit with more complex designs that drive weight reduction, reduced assembly and production costs through part simplification
- The current and future applications of AM through illustrative examples