3D Hubs and Protolabs join forces to create the world’s most comprehensive manufacturing portfolio
At 3D Hubs, we empower engineers to create revolutionary products.
On the 3D Hubs platform, engineers can easily upload their design, instantly receive a quote, and start production at the click of a button
Quotes in seconds,
parts in days.
Quick-turn prototyping and short production runs for all industries. Upload a CAD file for an instant quote.
Founded in 2013, the 3D Hubs network has since produced more than 6,000,000 parts, making 3D Hubs the global leader in distributed manufacturing. We have raised over $30M from the people behind the world’s most successful online platforms, such as Uber, Spotify and Booking.com. Our company headquarters are located in the vibrant city center of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Offices opened in UK, Germany and France
October / November
Injection Molding & Rapid Tooling Launched
Chicago Office Opened
Series C ($20m)
3D Hubs A.I. editorial Forbes
Dutch National Challenger Award
Banana for Scale
3D Printing Handbook Published
First Student Grant Launched
1 Million Parts
CNC Machining Launched
Series B ($7m)
Tinkerplay (Autodesk) partnership
WIRED Startup of the week
Series A ($4.5m)
Partnership with Fairphone
Birth of Marvin, symbol of the 3D printing movement
Instant quoting released
3D Hubs Founded
3D Hubs makes manufacturing faster, more reliable and more cost efficient for over 35,000 companies. Around 27% of Fortune 500 companies use 3D Hubs to get their prototypes and parts manufactured and over 120,000 engineers have used 3D Hubs to manufacture 4 million parts.Learn more
Through our global network of over 240 carefully selected manufacturing partners, engineers are guaranteed a competitive price and a virtually infinite manufacturing supply; without needing to manage it. Our network has over 2300 machines offering CNC Machining, 3D printing, Injection Molding and Sheet Metal Fabrication as well as 60 different materials and 9 finishes.Learn more
On the 3D Hubs online platform, users simply need to upload their design to receive a guaranteed instant quote and start production at the click of a button. Our platform saves engineers and purchasers time by providing automated DfM, instant pricing and allowing for efficient quote management and order tracking.Learn more
3D Hubs would have been an essential resource when we were building the iPod, the iPhone, and Nest. Instead of waiting weeks to get back models & prototypes, now with 3D Hubs' crucial online prototyping & manufacturing platform, engineers and designers can turn ideas into objects in only a few days, with precision 3D printed, CNC'd, or injection molded parts, and even move straight into volume manufacturing.
iPod inventor, iPhone co-inventor, Nest founder,
and Future Shape principal
3D Hubs explains why distributed supply chains are the answer to an antiquated system
3D Hubs raises $18 million to ship products to your door
3D Hubs' North American headquarters to be located in Chicago's mHUB innovation centre