‘This acquisition is certainly a positive and logical next thing in the company's growth and we know it is in very great hands.’ ‘This is a lengthy and complicated deal given the various parties and regulatory authorities involved but it was worthwhile given the power and wherewithal of The MENTOR Network,’ stated Oleg Uritsky, an Alliance controlling partner. ‘We're very pleased.’ Founded in 1980, A wide range is provided by The MENTOR Network of quality, community-based services to adults and kids with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic illnesses and accidents, also to youth with emotional, behavioral and complex difficulties medically, as well as their families.The Bremen-based researchers considered rapid prototyping therefore. A laser only melts the metallic powder where in fact the pore edges are later to be found. Any remaining powder is removed. Layer by layer this creates an open-pored material that has the proper density at each stage precisely. ‘We can therefore produce parts that fulfill stringent requirements with reduced weight’, enthuses Andreas Burblies. Manufacturers of bone implants are among those interested in this technology.