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March 15th, 2017
Moldmaking Technology Visits the UL AMCC

Christina Fuges, Senior Editor for Moldmaking Technology Magazine, recently visited the UL Additive Manufacturing Competency Center (AMCC) to research her story on AM safety concerns. She walked away with this slide show featuring the instructors, approach and equipment that make the UL AMCC the first-of-its-kind hands-on metal AM teaching facility. See the slide show of… read more

March 15th, 2017
See You at AMUG!

The AMUG Conference is here! As you’re putting the final touches on your schedule, be sure to visit with the UL AM team to learn what’s new from the recognized leader in safety science. There are multiple ways to meet the UL AM team at the show.   VISIT THE UL AM TEAM BOOTH DURING… read more

March 6th, 2017
Webinar: Protecting Your AM Investment – Metal Power Safety

The investment in your AM operation is significant. Materials. Equipment. Facilities. Staff. The first webinar in UL’s new Protecting Your AM Investment series, subject matter experts from UL and LPW will discuss the multiple facets of metal powder safety. From specific material hazards, environmental conditions and material degradation to personal protection equipment and fire suppression,… read more

March 6th, 2017
Webinar: Protecting Your AM Investment – Metal Powder Safety

The investment in your AM operation is significant. Materials. Equipment. Facilities. Staff. The first webinar in UL’s new Protecting Your AM Investment series, subject matter experts from UL and LPW will discuss the multiple facets of metal powder safety. From specific material hazards, environmental conditions and material degradation to personal protection equipment and fire suppression,… read more

February 5th, 2017
UL and Ricoh announce Training Collaboration to focus on Additive Manufacturing education

NORTHBROOK, Ill., and MALVERN, Pa., February 6, 2017 — UL, a global safety science organization, and Ricoh USA, Inc., a technology and services company, announced a collaboration through which the two companies will provide training to UL and Ricoh customers. The initial goal of the relationship is to promote the proper usage and advancement of… read more

February 1st, 2017
UL and the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster announce Collaboration

UL, a global safety science organization, and the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC), part of the Innovation Cluster Program (ICP) led by NTUitive, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in which the two organizations will collaborate to develop an ecosystem for Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies in Singapore. Areas of cooperation include… read more

January 24th, 2017
Foundations of 3D Printing Workshop Only at AMUG 2017

In conjunction with the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), UL is offering our first course from our 3-tiered AM training program, the Foundations of 3D Printing Workshop, to AMUG 2017 conference attendees. This special course offering is scheduled for Friday, March 24 from 8:00am – 12:00pm at the Chicago Hilton. The Foundations of 3D Printing… read more

January 23rd, 2017
White Paper: Anticipating the Impact of 3D Printing on the Toy Industry

This new UL white paper provides an overview of the advent of 3D printing in the toy industry. It addresses the uses, the advantages and trade-offs of 3D printing, and the potential impact on toy manufacturing. The paper briefly traces the evolution of toy safety and examines the safety and regulatory considerations facing developers of… read more

January 23rd, 2017
The Evolving World of Polymer-Based Additive Manufacturing

With the attention 3D printing & Additive Manufacturing (AM) receives, it’s often difficult to believe the technology is actually 30 years old. Chuck Hull, the inventor of 3D printing – then known as stereolithography – developed the idea while he was using UV light to harden tabletop coatings. The first material? A liquid photopolymer. Today,… read more

December 13th, 2016
Attending AMUG 2017? Join UL’s Foundations of 3DP Workshop

In conjunction with the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), UL is offering our first course from our 3-tiered AM training program, the Foundations of 3D Printing Workshop, to AMUG 2017 conference attendees. This special course offering is scheduled for Friday, March 24 from 8:00am – 12:00pm at the Chicago Hilton. The Foundations of 3D Printing… read more