IMR will enable industry to access specialist resources on a consultancy basis to help in areas such as technology assessments, market analysis, strategic planning, grant funding, etc.
Success cases to date include business intelligence reports into Industry 4.0 for Intel and AV market analysis reports for Mergon.
“Mergon is deriving huge benefit from our interactions with IMR. A growing knowledge of additive manufacturing is having a profound influence on how Mergon designs our tools and finishing equipment. Our customers are starting to see the benefits of that through better design, optimised part performance and improved costs. Mergon sees the IMR relationship as a key pillar in our strategic development over the coming years” (Caolan Bushell, Commercial Director, Mergon)