Leading industry supplier and HP Indigo specialist Currie Group has signed a partnership equity agreement with Melbourne-based EVOK3D, a supplier of HP Jet Fusion 3D printers.
|(l-r) David Currie (Currie Group), Yana Carmody & Joe Carmody (EVOK3D)|
“EVOK3D is a specialised 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing (AM) solutions company, now in the 7th year of operation and as the HP 3D Production Specialist Partner for Australia, is at the forefront of industry adoption of Additive Manufacturing,” said Currie Group in a statement announcing the deal.
“Combined with EVOK3D’s deep specialisation in 3D printing solutions, the new partnership will accelerate the ongoing growth in EVOK3D’s sales and support capability whilst leveraging Currie Group’s management experience and Australian and New Zealand footprint.”
Currie Group executive chairman David Currie said: “The strategic partnership represents exciting business opportunities in new markets for both companies and our customers. Celebrating our 70th anniversary this year, Currie Group brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience relevant to the current industrial adoption of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing.”
EVOK3D’s core business is supplying and supporting professional and production 3D printing solutions which includes machinery, consumables and software.
It supplies a range of advanced HP Jet Fusion 3D printers as well as devices from Australian 3D printer manufacturer Asiga, including entry level Asiga Max 3D printers and the Asiga PRO series. Asiga designs and manufactures its products at its headquarters in Sydney.
“3D printing has moved beyond just prototyping and is now a viable direct manufacturing technology,” said Joe Carmody, EVOK3D managing director. “To meet the growing demand for these technologies, we needed to scale the business and Currie Group is ideally positioned, having pioneered digital disruption of the 2D print industry over the last 20 years. For our clients across education, design, industry and healthcare it means they can continue to invest with confidence.”
EVOK3D has showrooms in Melbourne at 12 - 14 Ricketts Road, Mount Waverley, and in Sydney at the University of Technology (UTS) ProtoSpace, corner of Jones St & Thomas Street, Ultimo. Demonstrations and site tours are available by appointment.
For more information, contact Currie Group at firstname.lastname@example.org