2021 / Industrial And Life Science Design / Aids/Prosthetics / Professional


  • Prizes
    Winner in Industrial and Life Science Design/Aids/Prosthetics
  • Company
    HP Inc, Switzerland
  • Lead Designer
    Francesco Leonardi
  • Design Team
    Francesco Leonardi, Ivan Vecchio of Puntozero and Gianluigi Rossi of Additive Italia
  • Client
    PUNTOZERO & Additive Italia srl
  • Project Link

Making the quality of life of patients better is how the breathable orthopedic prosthesis was born. Additive Italia S.r.l and PUNTOZERO Design for Additive Manufacturing collaborated on this innovative design which eliminates the silicone sock forever. Featuring enhanced breathability, patient comfort, lightness and adaptability thanks to a combination of design, material and a revolutionary suspension system. In addition they were able to develop an economic, sustainable and scalable solution using HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing technology.

Photo Credit: Hp Inc