SLM Solutions NA, Inc.

48561 Alpha Dr.
Ste. 300
Wixom, MI 48393 US


Fast, Safe & Cost-Efficient 3D AM
Selective Laser Melting® systems from SLM Solutions feature open system parameters, patented multi-laser feature and closed-loop metal powder handling for part production and prototypes. The top fed machine design ensures operator safety and recoating speed


The flagship additive manufacturing system for high volume metal part production, the SLM 500HL increases speed, ensures operator safety and lowers operational costs. Offering up to four 400W lasers with three overlap areas in the 500x280x365 mm build envelope, speeds are further increased with patented bi-directional layer recoating and closed-loop powder transport eliminating time consuming manual fills and powder handling. 

A Message from SLM Solutions NA, Inc.

Metal Additive Manufacturing Allows for Design Freedom

Company Profile

Serving as the North American subsidiary of the SLM Solutions Group — SLM Solutions NA, Inc. is a leading provider of 3D additive technology and machinery for metal part prototypes and manufacturing production.

SLM 280HL Additive Manufacturing System


Ideal for medium to high volume metal part production and prototypes, the SLM 280HL provides a 280x280x350 mm build envelope.

SLM 125HL Metal 3D Printer


The SLM 125HL offers a build envelope of 125x125x75 (125 optional) mm.

As Seen In Additive Manufacturing

Webinar: 4 Advantages of True Open Architecture in Additive Manufacturing
SLM Solutions will make sure you understand the 4 most important benefits of having a true open architecture system: powder variety, open process parameters, freedom to control variables, and custom development.

Webinar: Metal Additive Manufacturing: A Safe Approach to Powder Handling
SLM Solutions will cover personal safety such as anything used to protect the operator from direct powder contact, along with facility safety meaning anything used to limit the risk of powder handling. Register today!

SLM Solutions, Honeywell Partner to Reduce Printing Times
SLM Solutions and Honeywell have partnered to qualify new additive manufacturing technology, aiming to reduce printing times.

The Cool Parts Show at Formnext

8 Cool Parts from Formnext 2019: The Cool Parts Show Special Edition
Editors Peter Zelinski and Stephanie Hendrixson attended Formnext 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany. Here are 8 cool 3D printed parts spotted on the show floor. 

SLM Solution’s Powder-Bed Fusion Machine Emphasizes Efficiency
Formnext 2019: SLM Solution’s SLM 500 powder bed fusion machine features improved gas flow along and quad-700W laser technology, enabling increased productivity.

Video: More Than Just 3D Printing—An Additive Manufacturing Conference Recap
Editor-in-Chief Peter Zelinski and Senior Editor Stephanie Hendrixson cover the extent to which additive manufacturing is closing in on production as well as their impressions from the first full day of the 2019 Additive Manufacturing Conference + Expo.

Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing Partners with Elementum 3D
Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing (KAM) and Elementum 3D have partnered to collaborate on materials in additive manufacturing.

Video: Support Structures Are Misnamed! How to Understand Anchors in Additive Manufacturing
Supports or anchors can account for a significant share of both the engineering investment and material use in metal additive manufacturing. Michael Hansen of SLM Solutions discusses the role and importance of support structures.

Webinar: Selecting Parts for Additive Manufacturing
Join the SLM Solutions webinar on August 14 to learn what parts, features and geometries are best suited for optimization with metal additive manufacturing and tips of what may make the process unfeasible.

Beam-IT, SLM Solutions Expand Material Cooperation
Beam-IT has expanded its equipment portfolio to include an additional SLM280 Selective Laser Melting machine with twin lasers and a quad laser SLM500, bringing their total of SLM machines to seven. 

additive part

Building Confidence in Additive Manufacturing for Tooling
New potential for mold tooling applications is reached with custom-designed materials for additive manufacturing.

The Prime engine for the Orbex launcher

SLM Solutions 3D Prints Orbex Launcher
Orbex has built a metal rocket engine 3D printed on SLM Solutions’ selective laser melting machine.

SLM Solutions North America Partners with The Barnes Group Advisors on AM Training
SLM Solutions North America has signed a memorandum of understanding with The Barnes Group Advisors to offer AM training to equip potential customers with the ability to make better informed purchasing decisions.

SLM Solutions Moves to New Headquarters
The expanded facility will support increased production of the company's selective laser melting systems.

inside of a car

AM Conference: Selective Laser Melting for Automotive
SLM Solutions presents some of the ways that the automotive industry is embracing selective laser melting at the 2018 Additive Manufacturing Conference.

Italian Company Uses SLM Platform for Aerospace Production
The capabilities of the SLM 280 2.0 enable the production of high-quality parts in high-performance aerospace alloys.

SLM Solutions metal powder-bed fusion 3D printer

SLM Solutions Adds Sales Partner in Canada
Spark & Co. will be supplying SLM Solutions’ metal additive manufacturing equipment line to customers in Canada. 

SLM Forms Partnerships to Advance Metal AM Capabilities
Collaborations with partners including Authentise, Rosswag GmbH and Cronimet Holding GmbH will focus on process automation and materials solutions.

SLM Solutions Signs Cooperation Agreement with Authentise
The companies plan to integrate production data from additive manufacturing machines with software to help automate process flows.

A screengrab of SLM Solutions’ meltpool monitoring capability

AM Conference Speaker: SLM Solutions North America
As selective laser melting is used more often to manufacture end-use metal components, SLM Solutions North America’s technical director will highlight recent developments that help monitor and document production processes for consistent, reliable parts.

French Olympic cyclists with 3D-printed handlebars

Metal Additive Manufacturing Assists Olympic Cyclists in Rio
Custom handlebars made with selective laser melting helped a team of cyclists from France earn a medal at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Product Categories of SLM Solutions NA, Inc.

Additive Manufacturing Machines for Metal Parts
Additive Manufacturing Machines—Powder Bed Fusion

Trade Names

PRS 500
PSH 500
PSX 500
Selective Laser Melting® systems
SLM® 125
SLM® 280
SLM® 280 Production Series
SLM® 500
SLM® 800