NewZNew (Chandigarh) : Ricoh India Ltd. a leader in the field of Imaging Solutions & IT Services, today announced its foray into 3D printing and scanning solutions for manufacturing industry. The 3D Printing & Scanning solutions will revolutionize the way design & product development is being done in manufacturing sector. Using these solutions, manufacturing companies can democratize design and allow every designer to test proof of concept at his desk.
3D printing is an exciting new technology to reliably print your designs with a quick turnaround. A prototype can be generated within hours ensuring maximum precision, that too with approximately 70% savings in the prototyping cost. Further, existing prototype can be scanned and digitized instantly allowing manufacturers to make quick design changes and perform reverse engineering.
Major manufacturing sectors that will benefit most by this 3D Printing & Scanning solutions are: automobile & auto component, capital goods & engineering products, plastic & rubber products, fabricated metal products, electrical & electronics equipment, furniture modelling, Jewellery designers, etc.
Speaking on the occasion, Manoj Kumar, Managing Director and CEO, Ricoh India said, “We at RICOH always believe in getting solutions that solve key business challenges of our clients. Most of the manufacturers today are struggling to find ways to squeeze overall time to market, and reduce design & product development costs, 3D Printing & Scanning solutions will help them achieve these objectives. In key markets like Punjab and Haryana, Ricoh brings in an in-depth knowledge and experience in the domain of Printing and Imaging, Document Management, IT Services and Communication systems across all industry verticals”.
“We have been focusing in introducing innovative products & solutions for industry verticals like Healthcare, Education, Manufacturing and BFSI. This strategy has helped us to grow rapidly at a rate of 60 percent year-on-year and achieve 1637 cr. Turnover (end of FY’14)” He added.
3D Printing relies on additive manufacturing technology, thereby generating lighter & smaller amount of waste, and ensuring higher precision with layer-by-layer manufacturing. RICOH 3D Printing & Scanning solutions also open lot of new opportunities for its clients like capability to conduct customized and innovative marketing & branding campaigns like miniatures, customized accessories, etc.
This innovative solution was showcased as the part of Ricoh 360 degree experience held at Hotel Lalit, Chandigarh. Ricoh has emerged as a One Stop Shop to holistically meet every need of its customers by seamlessly integrating technology to boost employee productivity and office efficiencies. The solution displayed in the event also includes the ‘Print Desk’ and ‘Point of Sale’ recently introduced by Ricoh for the Education and Retail industrial verticals.