BASF 3D Printing Solutions

BASF 3D Printing Solutions

Our mission: To find the perfect solution for your Additive Manufacturing application

With the rapid rise of Additive Manufacturing, pairing flawless design with the perfect combination of materials, technology and process is mission-critical for successful AM business models. This is where we come in.

We boost your competitiveness

Our one-stop portfolio gives you all the tools needed to succeed in 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, from testing, validating components to process optimization, and a comprehensive range of high-performance 3DP materials. Because every application is unique, we tailor solutions to meet specific needs. As a technology-agnostic partner, we identify the perfect solution for realizing your application.

Our integrated services to unlock your full AM potential

Engineering, Simulation and Optimization

From design idea to finished product, we support you in realizing applications to give you the cutting edge and competitive advantage in your market.

Our application engineers validate and improve designs, simulate component and process properties, spot weaknesses in parts - and offer solutions. We recommend the optimal printing technology and optimize 3DP processes to give you the best results. We fabricate and test parts to make sure your material grade of choice qualifies for industrial applications.

Our specialty? Coming up with solutions for unmet AM needs.

High-performance materials for industrial 3DP

We offer one of the largest portfolios of high-performance 3D printing materials in the chemical industry worldwide. Our R&D environment has access to unique resources – we build on key patents and the expertise of BASF in developing and manufacturing plastics. Our engineering-grade 3D printing materials are produced within the BASF network renowned for its exacting manufacturing standards. We run a broad range of 3D printers and create printing profiles to help our customers get the most of our materials.

Ultrafuse and Innofil3D filaments

The tight diameter tolerances and ease of use of our Ultrafuse and Innofil3D filaments boost the value of your AM application.

Ultrasint and Adsint powders

The excellent batch-to-batch consistency and superior properties of our Ultrasint and Adsint powders create opportunities for new industrial 3D printing applications.

Ultracur3D photopolymers and inks

Our Ultracur3D portfolio for SLA, DLP and PPJ covers a diverse range of properties for AM applications, from high accuracy to improved impact strength to optimized long-term stability.

Ultrafuse metal solution

Create 100%-metal parts from B3DPS unique, cost-effective and easy-to-handle Ultrafuse 316LX filament – on standard filament printers.

Stay ahead with updates on breaking AM trends

Highly detailed photopolymer part for BASF 3D Printing Solutions and Origin Press Release

BASF 3D Printing Solutions and Origin collaborate with footwear manufacturer ECCO to develop a wholly new approach to footwear production using BASF's Ultracur3D photopolymers.

Be disruptive. Join the AM revolution!

Join us in an open and dynamic startup-like environment that gives you agile workflows and the career opportunities of BASF, the world’s leading chemical company.

Your dream job isn’t listed? Talk to us. You’ve just graduated and have some experience in 3D printing? You’re exploring an internship or thesis in AM? We’d love to hear from you!


About us

Headquartered in Heidelberg, Germany, BASF 3D Printing Solutions (B3DPS) develops and supplies materials for 3D printing. An AM services unit offers AM consultancy and provides solutions as well as engineering and optimization services for both small-scale and large-scale Additive Manufacturing. Founded in 2017, the wholly-owned subsidiary of BASF SE operates as independent entity with presence in Europe, North America, and Asia.

You want to speed up your transition into Additive Manufacturing? Get in touch.

Our researchers, specialists, and application engineers are passionate about industrial 3DP. Tell us what we can do for you!


Please resolve the captcha

Stay curious!

BASF 3D Printing Solutions GmbH

Speyerer Strasse 4

69115 Heidelberg, Germany


Contact us