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Welcome to the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Research & development for new materials, processes, products & additive manufacturing.

About Abstruse3D

Abstruse3D are a government and private funded business who have worked with Innovate UK, CPI, Addisol and others to develop innovative ideas for the materials and additive manufacturing market.

Current Projects

Productivity improvements for the elastomer parts manufacturing industry / additive technologies

Development of a range of passive, broad spectrum anti-viral elastomeric materials

Large scale additive using robotic systems

Research Interests

Reduction of waste material & landfill

Reduce energy and time

Bring manufacturing to the UK

Grow the additive materials market

Collaborate with businesses & investors

Develop innovative materials & processes

Who we work with


Addisol ltd




Additive Manufacturing Support

Our support will help you decide if additive manufacturing is suitable for your business. We can provide expertise across these key areas:

Design Methods

  • Topology optiomisation
  • AM design restrictions & capabilities
  • Component function & material
  • Reduction in component weight

  • Tools & Software

  • CAD software
  • 3D Scanning
  • Metrology Analysis
  • Test pieces

  • Business model benefits

  • Reduction in production cost
  • Improved functionality
  • Supply on demand / zero inventory
  • Component functions & material
  • Reduction in component weight

  • Business integration

  • Skills required
  • How to use the equipment
  • Where to buy from
  • Training
  • Software

  • Equipment requirements

  • Initial upfront costs
  • Running costs
  • Space required
  • Machine capabilities
  • Available materials
  • Meet the team

    Mason Rowbottom

    Technical Director (Additive)


    Styliana Sindall

    Sales & Marketing Director


    Christopher Rowbottom

    Commercial Director

    Michael Kelly

    Technical Director (Materials)


    Contact Us

    Unit 10, Kingsway Business Park, Milnrow, Rochdale OL16 4NG