DAVE BULLOCK – Managing Director, Rapid 3D JV (PTY) LTD
BScEng (Mechanical, UKZN)
Dave started his engineering career in the printing and packaging industry. In 1999 he joined Systems Automation and Management where he was a project manager and technical lead for industrial automation and systems integration projects – gaining experience is all aspects of PLC’s, variable speed drives, SCADA systems and industrial databases.
In 2002 he returned to his mechanical engineering roots – joining Clifford Welding Systems to head their design team.
Rapid 3D was founded by Pauline, Bryan and Dave Bullock in 2004
Dave joined Rapid 3D full time in 2010, and has more than 17 years of experience in 3D technologies, including 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing, 3D Scanning and associated software tools. Areas of application ranging from Medical and Dental through to Aerospace, automotive and Industrial manufacture, working with numerous companies to develop business and application strategies around AM and 3D technologies.
Chairman of RAPDASA – 2017