Canada’s Burloak Tech Goes Long on Metal AM Investment

By on August 15th, 2014 in Corporate


Burloak Engineered Solutions Inc. has announced that it is embarking upon a new 5 year strategic plan which will see the company invest $11.5 million into establishing Canada’s first full production additive manufacturing and advanced manufacturing center.

The facility will feature the first production DMLS (metal printing) system in Canada along with SLS (plastic) and state of the art subtractive systems. In support of this business plan the company concluded a private equity investment in July. 

The focus of the investment will be to serve customers in the aerospace, defence, energy, medical, architectural,automotive and industrial manufacturing sectors with prototype, development and production level additive manufacturing services and engineered solutions. The company is already ISO9001:2008 certified and will be AS9100 and ISO17025 registered by the end of 2014.


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