NOVACAD Systems is a Halifax-Dartmouth Additive Manufacturing (AM) company supporting clients in education, aerospace, marine engineering, design, architecture, and medicine.

Our service-based approach includes the ability to support in-house production including: imaging/design and simulation modelling (VR) options - from large-scale (VLSI), full-colour, concept models, functional prototypes and one-of-a-kind products.


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Our Team:


Michael Fanning

Mike is founder and president of NOVACAD Systems Inc., having started the company in 2009. An early adopter of Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing  technology after 20+ years in imaging systems marketing and sales, Mike supports commercial and academic clients throughout the Atlantic Canada region and beyond.

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Gregor Ash

Gregor, has close to 3 decades of experience in executive and project management, marketing and sales, export policy and strategy development. While Executive Director of the Institute for Applied Creativity (NSCAD University), Gregor collaborated with Mike to rapidly prototype a prosthetic leg – a collaboration that continued through a number of ventures focused around innovation and advanced applications of additive manufacturing. He joined NOVACAD as VP Development in 2017.

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