SchaefflerAs a leading global automotive and industrial supplier, the Schaeffler Group has been driving forward pioneering inventions and developments in the fields of motion and mobility for over 75 years. With innovative technologies, products, and services in the fields of electromobility, CO₂-efficient drives, Industry 4.0, digitalization, and renewable energies, the company is a reliable partner for making motion and mobility more efficient, intelligent, and sustainable. The technology company produces precision components and systems for powertrains and chassis as well as rolling and plain bearing solutions for a wide range of industrial applications.

For Schaeffler, additive manufacturing offers great potential with regard to the manufacturing of the future. Within the company, the "Advanced Manufacturing" division is driving the use of this manufacturing technology for tomorrow's products and tools by already testing it in projects in product pre-development, among other things. In addition to commercially available metallic and polymer materials, the company relies heavily on materials that are only available on the market to a limited extent. Schaeffler operates additive manufacturing facilities for industrial and automotive applications as well as tools in its global production network.