Svein Hjelmtveit is the CTO of Additive Manufacturing in Fieldmade, developing cutting-edge solutions to deploy AM machinery and deploying expeditionary capabilities challenging environmental conditions. He has long experience in manufacturing, starting as a toolmaker building prototypes for the aerospace/defense sector. Have previously worked as Manager for the Additive Manufacturing research laboratory at the Norwegian Uni. of Tech. and Science, building up the leading AM research center in the Norway.He has worked with industrial additive manufacturing for the last decade, working extensively with process development in LPBF and DED, design for AM and industry implementation.