Get the Most Out of Your 3D Printing Machine

3D printers are complex, and getting the desired result requires knowledge of machine parameters, processes and materials. To seamlessly link software with hardware and reduce the complexity of 3D Printing, the Materialise Build Processor simplifies machine communication through a straightforward user interface. 


Materialise has strong partnerships with the majority of leading AM machine manufacturers worldwide and several key CAD/CAM software manufacturers. For independent software vendors, the Materialise Build Processor offers a single API interface. We provide the software platform and toolbox, then the AM machine manufacturer feeds it with process-specific knowledge. Together we bridge the gap between 3D printers and enable game-changing applications.

Why choose Materialise Build Processor?

  • Easily translate 3D information into machine-specific instructions for printing

  • Simplify 3D printing machine communication

  • Access the de facto industry-standard software tailored to each machine

  • Efficiently process even very large platform files using slice-based technology

  • Benefit from the integration with other software from the Materialise Magics 3D Print Suite

  • Join Materialise’s ever-growing partner network and build on our expertise 

Communicate with the Materialise

  •  Out-of-the-box support for most printing technologies

  • Intuitive user interface

  • Seamless integration with data preparation

  • Open software architecture enables third-party software integration which results in user-friendly end-to-end workflows

  • Centralized build profile management

  • Advanced, multicore slicing algorithms

  • High degree of automation

  • Two-way communication between the machine and Build Processor with Streamics integration