Realising the benefits of 3D printing

04 Apr 2017

The manufacturing industry in the UK, and indeed the world, is facing challenges and opportunities that come once in a lifetime. 3D printing, which has evolved over the last 30 years, is now reaching the tipping point where it is entering the mainstream.

We conducted one-to-one research with companies working with the technology: using 3D printing to produce prototypes as well as finished parts, and those developing software relevant to 3D printing, design protection and data logistics. The results were fascinating.

This report looks at the driving forces behind the progression of 3D printing, the ways companies in the UK are using the technology, the risks posed to businesses by the technology and the steps they should take to protect their IP.

Download the report here.

If you have any questions about issues raised in the report, please get in touch.

Further reading

DMH Stallard partner named 'Corporate Lawyer of the Year'

Blog, News & PR
27/09/2021
Corporate Lawyer of the Year awarded to DMH Stallard partner at the Surrey Law Society Legal Awards 2021
Read more Read

Carer’s leave – a new right to be introduced

Blog
23/09/2021
The Government has published its response to the consultation on carer’s leave - Abi Maino summarises the key point
Read more Read

Is the end in sight for upward-only rent reviews?

Blog, Legal Updates
20/09/2021
Are upward only rent reviews set to become a thing of the past? Cheraine Williams reflects on a Private Member’s Bill going through the House
Read more Read

Is the end in sight for upward-only rent reviews?

Blog, Legal Updates
20/09/2021
Are upward only rent reviews set to become a thing of the past? Cheraine Williams reflects on a Private Member’s Bill going through the House
Read more Read
  • Brighton Office

    1 Jubilee Street

    Brighton

    East Sussex

    BN1 1GE

  • Gatwick Office

    Griffin House

    135 High Street

    Crawley

    West Sussex

    RH10 1DQ

  • Guildford Office

    Wonersh House

    The Guildway

    Old Portsmouth Road

    Guildford

    Surrey

    GU3 1LR

  • Horsham Office

    Ridgeland House

    15 Carfax

    Horsham

    West Sussex

    RH12 1DY

  • London Office

    6 New Street Square

    New Fetter Lane

    London

    EC4A 3BF

  • Get in touch