HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 22, 2014 — While Changing Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: CHGT) explores opportunities in 3D printing, the fast-growing industry is primed for even more gains as companies seeking workers with 3D printing skills have skyrocketed in the face of increased demand for the cutting-edge technology.
A recent Forbes report states that 35 percent of advertisements for engineering jobs in the last month prioritize 3D printing and additive manufacturing as the most sought-after skill by employers. And Wanted Analytics finds that the number of job ads requiring workers with 3D printing skills increased 1,834 percent in four years, and 103 percent from August 2013 to August 2014.
These findings show the industry is on a massive upward trajectory as it continues its climb into the mainstream.
“3D printing is the next big growth industry, and companies around the world see where this technology is headed,” CHGT CEO Omar T. Durham said. “These studies show that this is just the beginning of 3D printing, and the industry is headed for big gains in the immediate future.”
Changing Technologies, Inc. is an emerging technology company focused on developing innovative concepts to bring to consumers. It recently created a new subsidiary — 6th Dimension Technologies — to pursue additional growth areas and market needs in the booming 3D printing sector. Changing Technologies, Inc. is in the cutting-edge technology sphere alongside companies including Voxeljet AG (NYSE: VJET), Arcam AB (OTCBB: AMAVF), and ExOne Co. (NASDAQ: XONE).
About Changing Technologies, Inc.
Changing Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: CHGT) is a forward-thinking company working to be at the forefront of the next generation of consumer-based technology. The Company is positioning itself to leverage the global demand for the latest technological advances and the services they offer.
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Changing Technologies, Inc.
Omar T. Durham, 713-300-3806
President and CEO