3D Systems won an ECAT (Electronic Catalog) contract from the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency to deliver medical simulation products and accessories to U.S. military service branches.
ECAT is an online ordering, distribution and payment system that gives Department of Defense and other federal customers access to multiple manufacturer and distributor commercial catalogs at discounted prices. ECAT customers can browse; compare and order pharmaceutical, laboratory, dental, optical fabrication. and commercial medical and surgical equipment items such as medical simulators and training equipment.
The 3D Systems Healthcare ECAT contract includes 129 catalog items including virtual reality training simulators, software modules, and 3D printed models for procedure planning and rehearsal.