Press Releases

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal Introduces New Model to the Production System Platform in Anticipation of First Shipments Starting in Q1 2019

NOV 13, 2018 - With preparations underway for the first customer installation of its mass production system in early 2019, Desktop Metal today announced several major advancements and expanded capabilities to the Production System™: The world’s fastest metal printer—delivering the lowest cost-per-part of any metal 3D printing system available. 

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal and Markforged Reach Amicable Resolution on Trade Secret Litigation

OCT 2, 2018 – Desktop Metal and Markforged today announced they have reached an agreement that resolves all outstanding litigation between the two companies. 

PRESS RELEASE - Inventor of Binder Jet Printing and Desktop Metal Co-Founder, Emanuel "Ely" Sachs, Inducted into the TCT Hall of Fame

SEP 27, 2018 - Professor Emanuel “Ely” Sachs, a pioneer of 3D printing, the inventor of binder jet printing, and a co-founder of Desktop Metal, a company committed to accelerating the transformation of manufacturing with end-to-end metal 3D printing solutions, has been inducted into TCT Group’s Hall of Fame, as announced during the annual TCT awards in Birmingham, UK last night. 

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal introduces Studio System+ and Studio Fleet

SEP 06 2018—Desktop Metal, the company committed to making metal 3D printing accessible to manufacturers and engineers, today introduced the Studio System+, an advanced metal 3D printing system combining all the innovative and office-friendly features of the original Studio System™ with even more functionality to print small metal parts with higher resolution.Desktop Metal

PRESS RELEASE - Former GE Chairman & CEO Jeffrey Immelt Joins Desktop Metal’s Board of Directors

JUL 10, 2018 - Jeffrey Immelt, former Chairman and CEO of the GE, has been elected to Desktop Metal’s Board of Directors. With over four decades of technology and business expertise, Immelt is widely regarded as one of the world’s most accomplished business leaders.

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal is Named a 2018 Gold Edison Award Winner

APR 12, 2018 - The Production System Wins at New York Ceremony; Awards Celebrate 31 Years of Honoring Innovators and Innovation

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal Closes $65 Million in New Financing Led by Ford, Bringing Total Investment to Date to $277 Million

MAR 19, 2018 - Desktop Metal, the company committed to making metal 3D printing accessible to manufacturers and engineers, today announced $65 million in new financing led by Ford Motor Company, with participation from existing investor Future Fund.

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal Announces Strategic Partnership with Dassault Systèmes and its SOLIDWORKS Brand

FEB 5, 2018 - Aligned Around a Shared Vision of Driving the Growth of Metal 3D Printing, the Collaboration focuses on Education Initiatives and the Development of Advanced Tools for Generative Design, Including a Preview of Live Parts at SOLIDWORKS World 2018

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal Awarded Seminal Separable Supports Patents for its Metal 3D Printing Technology

JAN 3, 2018 - Desktop Metal announced it has been granted seminal patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its inventions in interface layer technology for both its Studio System™, the first office-friendly metal 3D printing system for rapid prototyping, and Production System™, the only 3D printing system for mass production of high resolution parts.

PRESS RELEASE - Desktop Metal Begins Shipping to First Pioneer Customers

DEC 18, 2017 - Just eight months after its initial introduction, Desktop Metal today announced it has begun shipping its metal 3D printer to early pioneer customers as part of the Studio System™ rollout. 

PRESS RELEASE—Desktop Metal Announces International Expansion of its Metal 3D Printing Systems

NOV 9, 2017 - Desktop Metal today announced it will begin accepting international pre-orders of its metal 3D printing system, the Studio System™, from companies throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, Canada and Mexico.

PRESS RELEASE - Popular Science Names Desktop Metal Production System "2017 Best of What's New" in Engineering

OCT 17, 2017 - Highlighting its speed and inkjet technology, Popular Science recognized the Desktop Metal Production System™ with its “2017 Best of What’s New” award in the Engineering category.  The Production System is the first metal 3D printing system for mass production of complex metal parts that is up to 100 times faster than current laser systems.

PRESS RELEASE—Desktop Metal Closes $115 Million in Series D Funding

JUL 17, 2017 - Desktop Metal, the company committed to making metal 3D printing accessible to manufacturers and engineers, today announced it has completed a $115 million Series D investment round to further accelerate the company’s rapid business growth and adoption of its end-to-end metal 3D printing systems.

PRESS RELEASE—Stratasys and Desktop Metal Extend Their Strategic Partnership

MAY 9, 2017 - Stratasys Ltd, the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, and Desktop Metal today announced an extension of their strategic partnership - designed to accelerate accessibility and adoption of metal additive manufacturing

PRESS RELEASE—Desktop Metal Is Set to Change How Metal Is Manufactured

APR 25, 2017 - The company committed to making metal 3D printing accessible to global manufacturers and engineers, today launched two systems covering the full product lifecycle -- from prototyping to mass production -- which mark a fundamental shift