Advanced by design

Additive manufacturing
design and research


Strategic research and design services which provide our clients with cutting edge additive manufacturing technology and solutions


Interested in 3D printing? Book onto one of our interactive one day starter training days to find out if 3D printing is for your business

Addition Design and Research has been formed specifically to push the boundaries of 3D printing.

As a dedicated strategic partner to our clients we provide end-to-end design and manufacturing solutions, maximising the real opportunities in additive manufacturing and 3D printing through advanced industrial design and research. It is this multi-disciplinary approach combined with extensive knowledge of AM processes that sets us apart for any company engaging with additive manufacturing as an industrial production tool.

We provide

3D Print Training

Interested in 3D Print but not sure if it's for you? Try our 1 day course...

Additive Manufacturing R&D

We work as a strategic partner to develop additive manufacturing technology....

Digital Design

Using the power of computers to develop designs for additive manufacture...

Our Markets

We bring technology and design solutions to a number of sectors...

A Pragmatic Approach

We bring creativity through our Industrial Design heritage...


We offer practical, structured first hand research programmes...


Who are we?

From our purpose-built facility, Addition Design and Research offers additive manufacturing and 3D print product and technology development services.

Our resources and capabilities allow us to offer significant innovation across a wide range of sectors including medical.

Explore Medical

Developing the unique capabilities of digital & additive manufacture and 3D print technology.

3D printing or additive manufacturing produces complex components and brings significant benefits to the production of high value, performance, medical and engineering components. The Addition Design and Research team has a strong track record in delivering 3D printed products, materials and additive technology.