Protolab․ workshop on innovative 3D printing and roboticsEstablished: 22-11-2021
Protolab is a workshop on innovative 3D printing and robotics, that was founded in 2020, in the border town of Noyemberyan, Armenia.
There are four 16-year-olds standing behind the startup: Argam Amiraghyan is a programmer-engineer, Hayk Budaghyan is a designer-engineer, Hrant Ghazinya is a 3D modeling engineer, and Hayk Hakhverdyan is a 3D modeling engineer.
However a young age, they already have 2-3 years of experience in the fields of engineering, 3D modeling, and 3D printing. The team of Photolab studied in high school and in the Armath Engineering Workshop, where the idea for the project was born.
"We are convinced that workshops like Protolab can revolutionize Armenia's 3D printing industry, help economic development, and show young people in the regions by their example that you do not have to live in the capital to succeed and create an effective business model," said one of the founders of the organization, Argam Amiraghyan.
The Protolab team has about a year of experience in the field of electronics, engineering, design of some types of robots, programming. The Protolab team has about a year of experience in the field of electronics, engineering, design of some types of robots, programming.
One of the other branches of the workshop is two-dimensional design, which includes freelance activities in the fields of graphic design and digital painting. Digital painting includes the development of portraits, images, and the creation of background images.
Within the framework of its activity for several months, the company has managed to cooperate with different companies.
- Instigate: Installation of Silk project in a number of regions and villages of Tavush region, including Noyemberyan region
- Printing a small model of a wind farm (about 1.5 meters long) with ZIT company
- Making vases for Aregak banking organization
Recently, ProtoLab participated in DigiTec 2021, during which it established great acquaintances and contacts with various IT companies.