Press Releases

Press Releases

Find in this section the KIMYA press releases classified by year.


Combining high performance and ready-to-use: AON3D joins forces with KIMYA

AON3D, a leader in high-temperature 3D solutions, announces the launch in January 2023 of a new range of high-performance ready-to-use filaments, “Readyprint™”. Designed in collaboration with KIMYA, an ARMOR GROUP company, this co-branded 3D materials proposition is in line with KIMYA’s strategy to build long-term partnerships with leading printer manufacturers. The aim: to accelerate the […]


KIMYA’s new ambitions in additive manufacturing

With the Formnext trade show approaching, KIMYA, an ARMOR GROUP company, has taken a strategic step in its development by appointing Benoît Stoeux as Managing Director. This appointment falls within KIMYA’s ambition to strengthen its positioning in filaments (Kimya Lab & Materials) and increase its number of partnerships with printer manufacturers. A new Managing Director […]

NANOE turns to KIMYA to conquer the North American 3D printing market

During the opening of AMUG in Chicago on April 3, 2022, the French producer of ceramics for additive manufacturing, NANOE, announced with KIMYA an exclusive marketing partnership for Zetamix filaments in the US and Canada. NANOE is relying on the presence in North America of the additive manufacturing expert KIMYA to support its international growth. […]

Additive manufacturing: KIMYA partners with leader STRATASYS

Stratasys, a global leader in polymer 3D printing solutions, has selected KIMYA, an ARMOR company, to provide Stratasys Validated materials for its FDM® technology-based systems, which were previously closed to third-party filaments. With the integration of KIMYA into its ecosystem, Stratasys offers its customers a wider range of materials, greater flexibility and the ability to […]

KIMYA, a pioneer in recycled high-performance 3D filaments

KIMYA continues to expand its range of recycled filaments within the framework of the FIL’REC project tied to the ORPLAST plastics recycling scheme. For the third stage of the program initiated by ADEME, KIMYA is focusing its research on developing a new offering by 2024: recycled highperformance materials. Between 70% and 100% recycled materials in […]


ARMOR supports Hänssler in the production of complex sealing parts using 3D printing

The German group Hänssler, specialized in sealing solutions and plastics technology, draws on the expertise of Kimya, ARMOR’s additive manufacturing solution, to design 300 sealing parts for one of its customers. With anti-electrostatic properties, this part is able to provide thermal protection between two elements assembled inside a machine. This successful collaboration between the two […]

KIMYA completes its eco-designed line of products with a recycled PETG filament

KIMYA, the additive manufacturing division of the ARMOR group, is launching a new recycled PETG filament. This new product of KIMYA, a pioneer in the development of recycled filaments, completes the eco-designed range of the 3D printing professional. Kimya PETG-R, a recycled filament KIMYA, the additive manufacturing division of the ARMOR group, is launching a […]

#AEFA21 Awards First prize for the thesis of Agnès Harlay, doctoral student at ARMOR

On the 25th European Conference on Additive Manufacturing, Agnès Harlay, doctoral student at ARMOR, IMT Mines Alès and IGCM Montpellier, won first prize in the “My thesis in 180 seconds” category. This recognition rewards her research work on thermoplastic elastomer materials dedicated to 3D printing. With its almost century-old history of innovation, the industrial group […]

KIMYA supports the start-up CAPS ME during its industrialization phase

Based in Nantes, France, the start-up CAPS ME is benefiting from the expertise of KIMYA to help it industrialize its solution designed to facilitate the refilling of reusable coffee capsules. Having successfully conducted a pre-ordering campaign in late 2020 and now determined to accelerate its growth, CAPS ME pursues its partnership with KIMYA, the additive […]

3D printing: ARMOR supporting railway maintenance

Thanks to its experience in the transport sector, ARMOR is able to meet the most exacting demands of the mobility sector through its additive manufacturing brand, Kimya. Needing a part (hood) for which the mold no longer existed, a railway supplier turned to the expertise of the industrial company to produce small runs of a […]


3D Prining : Commercial alliance between ARMOR and 3D4MAKERS

Committed to the additive manufacturing sector since mid-2010, ARMOR continues to develop and expand, getting one step closer to its goal of becoming the European leader in high performance FDM materials for additive manufacturing. In the pursuance of this goal, ARMOR partners up with 3D4Makers, a Dutch company recognised for its expertise in materials with […]


Alstom installs 3D printed components on its trains

3D printed components are now circulating on the Dutch railway network via Alstom’s NS Class 1600/1800 locomotives, the world leader in integrated rail systems. As part of its maintenance operations, Alstom has developed new highly resistant parts in collaboration with ARMOR, manufacturers of Kimya filaments, and Arkema, designer of innovative materials and solutions. NS Class […]