Winning category:

STEM Start-up of the Year

Brief description of business:

Lunia 3D is a leading 3D printing service provider with a mission to bring its clients ideas to life using state-of-the-art 3D printing technologies.

With a dedicated team of experienced professionals and a commitment to quality, Lunia offer a comprehensive range of services, including on-demand 3D printing, 3D printer repairs, and training workshops.

Why they deserved to win their category:

Lunia 3D took home the trophy for Start-up of the Year for its commitment to innovation, accessibility, and education in the printing industry. Its training and workshops provide valuable knowledge and hands-on experience for individuals and businesses looking to fully leverage 3D printing technology. Its innovative facility, which includes a fully equipped maintenance and repair service, remains sustainable and environmentally friendly benefitting both its clients as well as the planet.

The company produces high-quality parts using plastics and resin and its printer repair and maintenance services ensure the seamless operation of its clients’ equipment, solidifying its reputation as a reliable partner.

As a pioneer in the industry, Lunia continues to work towards the aim of making 3D printing accessible to everyone, democratizing the technology and inspiring the next generation of innovators, engineers, and designers. Through our unwavering dedication to this goal, we are proud to play a crucial role in shaping the future of manufacturing and design.

How does the individual, business or organisation further the STEM sector in Wales?

Lunia 3D actively contribute to the growth and development of the STEM sector in Wales through various strategic initiatives and activities, including:

Skill Development: By offering 3D printing training and workshops, it helps individuals and organizations develop the technical skills needed to excel in the STEM field.

Local Collaboration: It actively engages with local businesses, educational institutions, and organizations to promote STEM collaboration and innovation. This includes offering services to schools, supporting and sponsoring STEM events, and participating in industry exhibitions and conferences.

Job Creation: As a growing business, it continually creates job opportunities in the STEM field, attracting skilled professionals and fostering talent within Wales.

Problem-Solving: Its customized 3D printing solutions help businesses across various industries solve complex problems and streamline their processes, driving innovation and growth within the local STEM sector.