Realizer History

Future

2017
2017

Fusion

Realizer and DMG MORI enter into cooperation.
2016
2016

SLM 300i

Realizer presents the new SLM 300i at the formnext in Frankfurt.
2014
2014

SLM 125

Realizer presents the SLM 125 at the Euromold in Frankfurt.
2009
2009

SLM 50

Realizer presents the only SLM desktop machine in the world.
2009

New distribution channels

Realizer is separated from its sales partner MCP (later SLM Solutions). From now on, Realizer GmbH distributes and markets itself independently.
2004
2004

Founding year

Dr. Matthias Fockele founds Realizer GmbH in Borchen. A company producing SLM machinery.
1999
1999

First SLM machine

The Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe receives the world's first SLM machine produced by F & S.
1997
1997

The first patents

The first patents for the SLM process are being filed by Dr. Fockele.
1995
1995

Development of SLM

As a cooperation partner of ILT Aachen, F & S starts to develop the SLM technology.
1990
1990

Pioneers of Rapid Prototyping

Dr. Matthias Fockele and Dr. Dieter Schwarze jointly form F & S. They are regarded as pioneers of rapid prototyping.