About Us

About Us

Prototyping in 21st Century

Proto21 was founded in the year 2018 by Pir Arkam, a mechatronics professional with a strong expertise and 9 years industry knowledge in additive manufacturing. Thanks to his years of hard work, determination and commitment, today, Proto21 has become the market leader in 3D printing industry in the MENA region. In Partnership with Joseph Group, Proto21 aims to serve the “3D Printing Strategy”, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Makhtoum to make Dubai the manufacturing hub of the world.  Our fully equipped 3D printing factory and highly experienced team enables  individuals and businesses to explore the limitless possibilities of additive manufacturing in various sectors like never before.

Pir Akram

Proto21 3D Printing LLC is a bootstrap which started in May 2018 from a small office space in Business bay with only one 3D printer and a  laptop. Today after just more than 2 years our company has more than 50 3D Printers, we have created 18 jobs and we have established trust with the market leaders such as ADNOC, Adidas, Expo2020, Emirates Air Lines, Ministry of Defense, McDermott & Dubai Police just to name a few.

Pir Arkam,
Founder & CEO, PROTO21

Our Core Values

TRANSPARENCY

From the start of the concept to the final working prototype. We try our best to be transparent in the whole process to achieve maximum satisfaction of our clients. This is why we have established long term  relationships with the market leaders. 

INTEGRITY

Staying authentic and honest in all our projects have been the major factor of our growth. Integrity in our service means everything to us. It gives us a clear focus on our organizational goals and enables us to safeguard the ethics of the business.

COMMITMENT

At Proto21, we are committed to help individuals and companies leverage the full potential of additive manufacturing with our most advanced and cost effective 3D printing solutions. Our young and passionate team is always excited to deliver their best in our project.

How Proto21 is fighting against COVID-19 in Dubai

Proto21 3D printing company played a crucial role during the Covid-19 pandemic by producing 3D printed the face shields, face masks, ventilator splitters, safety bands for facemasks, 3D printed charlotte for the medical sector, government entities and for the general public. We are extremely thankful for the amazing opportunity we had to collaborate with Dubai Police and to be a part of their fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Our factory produced thousands of face shields that was distributed to number of frontline workers in UAE to keep them safe and protected while being in the forefront. All our 3D printed face shields are reusable and made with biocompatible and durable materials for sustainability.

MISSION

Aiming to becoming a catalyst for the industry 4.0 with additive manufacturing services and educating the 21st century to accelerate 3D printing adoption. Our mission is to cater the needs of the local manufacturing and to improve the lead time of introducing new products to the market.

VISION

Our vision is to establish more state of the art factories around the globe. We aim to become a turn-key solution provider for the manufacturing needs of major industries. By leveraging backward integration we aim to provide the highest quality, fastest lead times and best prices in the world.

Our Team

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