Overview of German Additive Manufacturing Companies

Felix Baumann, Dieter Roller
2017 Data  
This dataset is the description of a curated list of companies involved in additive manufacturing in Germany. The companies included are of various categories, such as 3D printing providers, hardware manufacturers, software developers and vendors. The list was compiled through literature and Internet-based research, resulting in the compilation of information from a number of resources, such as the Bundesanzeiger (Federal Gazette), the Registergerichte (Register Courts), the respective websites
more » ... respective websites themselves and a B2B marketplace (Wer liefert Was?). The aim of compiling this list is to provide information to researchers on the current situation of 3D printing in Germany. Data Set: available as the supplementary files Data Set License: CC-BY-NC-SA Data 2017, 2, 23 2 of 17 supplemental data, and Section 4.1 provides detailed information on the structure of the overview document containing all of the information on the companies, excluding the downloaded html files. Data Acquisition The compilation was performed via literature (see Fastermann [3]) and Internet-based research for certain keywords and phrases. As sources for the Internet research, the search engines Google [4] and Bing [5] were utilized. The search phrases include, as well as combinations thereof:
doi:10.3390/data2030023 fatcat:akiz25ahbbfmpn7ogd2hkkgf2i