Thursday, Jul 22, 2010 5:00 AM
ROCK HILL, South Carolina – July 22, 2010 - 3D Systems (NASDAQ: TDSC)- announced its sponsorship of the BRAMMO “EMPulse RR” electric racing motorcycle to be unveiled today at the US Grand Prix in Monterey, California. This innovative „green? motorcycle, built with SLA body panels courtesy of its 3Dproparts™ service, will debut in the first all-electric race at Mazda Raceway, Laguna Seca in front of over 100,000 spectators.
3D Systems pioneered the use of Additive Manufacturing solutions for transportation and now, through it?s comprehensive 3Dproparts™ network, 3D Systems offers companies like BRAMMO, Inc. complete suite of design to manufacturing solutions.
“We are proud to sponsor the new "EMPulse RR" race bike and recognize BRAMMO's leadership in the design of functional, sustainable electric vehicles,” said Cathy Lewis, vice president of global marketing for 3D Systems.
“Our relationship with 3D Systems is integral to our success. We depend on 3Dproparts™ to provide us with unmatched surface finish, durability and dimensional accuracy for all of our concept and race bikes,” stated Brian Wismann, director of product development, BRAMMO, Inc.
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About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D printing, rapid prototyping and manufacturing systems and parts solutions. Its expertly integrated solutions reduce the time and cost of designing products and facilitate direct and indirect manufacturing by creating actual parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used for design communication and prototyping as well as for production of functional end-use parts: Our customers Create With Confidence.
More information on the company is available at www.3dsystems.com
About BRAMMO, Inc.
BRAMMO Inc., the manufacturer of the BRAMMO Enertia powercycle, was formed in 2002 by entrepreneur Craig Bramscher. BRAMMO is headquartered in Ashland, Oregon situated between the Cascade and Siskiyou Mountains in the southern part of the state, 12 miles north of the California border. The company name "BRAMMO" dates back to Craig Bramscher's high school football days – it was the nickname given to Craig by his football coach. Craig's life long passion for beautiful vehicles now blends with his commitment to sustainability as he inspires BRAMMO's product offerings to be equal parts exhilaration and eco-consciousness.
To learn more go to www.brammo.com