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May 2nd, 2018
Spring 2018 AM Conference Takeaways

April in the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry typically means the ramp-up of conference season and this April certainly did not disappoint. The UL AM team participated in and presented at four events across the United States, walking away with new contacts, learnings and observations. Before hitting the road again in May, the team took a… read more

April 30th, 2018
Achieving Consistency and Reliability in Additive Manufacturing

Dr. Khalid Rafi, UL AM Lead Development Engineer, discusses how to create and maintain an AM specific quality assurance process in the April issue of Quality Magazine. The article outlines the essential steps that must be implemented within pre-production and post-processing for a laser-based, metal powder-bed fusion process to help ensure that products / components… read more

April 30th, 2018
Join UL at the NPE Conference, May 7 – 11

UL will share its latest research findings on the impact of 3D printing on safety-critical printed part properties at an Expert Super Session on Tuesday, May 8th at the NPE Conference. Flammability, ignition, and electrical properties were investigated for different 3D printing parameters; results were also compared to conventional injection molded samples. Based on these… read more

April 30th, 2018
Webinar Recording: AM Metal Powder is Within Spec, But Will it Build?

Did you miss the recent webinar featuring UL and LPW Technology entitled, AM Metal Powder is Within Spec, But Will it Build? Not to worry, we recorded it for you! Click to access this free webinar recording. Abstract Powder specifications are vital in ensuring stable and reproducible processing. So it is clear that the ability… read more

March 26th, 2018
Webinar: AM Metal Powder is Within Spec, But Will it Build?

UL and LPW Technology, the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and powder management products for the AM industry,  are collaborating to present the free webinar event, “AM Metal Powder is Within Spec, But Will it Build?” Abstract Powder specifications are vital in ensuring stable and reproducible processing…. read more

March 26th, 2018
How Reliable and Reproducible Are 3D Products and Processes?

Handelsblatt, the leading German-language business newspaper, recently spoke with Dr. Jens Stange, Head of Testing & Innovation EMEA, Performance Materials, at UL in Germany as part of a discussion on 3D printing products and processes. The resulting article, “How Reliable and Reproducible Are 3D Products and Processes?” shares UL’s research and insights into 3D printing equipment, materials and products and the… read more

March 26th, 2018
Rapid Ready Tech Discusses Fundamentals in Additive Manufacturing Certification Program

Pam Waterman, contributing editor for Digital Engineering Magazine and Rapid Ready Tech recently spoke with the UL and Tooling U/SME teams about the new Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Certification Program and how they are setting the new “gold standard” for AM professional certification. The article also discusses the rationale behind the collaboration and what is… read more

March 22nd, 2018
See You at AMUG!

The AMUG Conference, April 8 – 12 in St. Louis, is right around the corner. As you’re planning your schedule, we’re offering multiple ways to meet the UL AM team at the show.   SCHEDULE A ONE-ON-ONE APPOINTMENT WITH THE UL AM TEAM The UL AM team will be available during the Expo at Booth… read more

February 23rd, 2018
Six Questions: The UL Metals Validation Program

In this month’s “Six Questions” feature, we’re talking with Dr. Kahlid Rafi about the new UL Metals Validation Program – a collaborative program between UL and Singapore’s Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre (ARTC), focused on the verification and certification of metal powders for Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies.   #1  What were the drivers behind developing… read more

February 23rd, 2018
Register now for Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Certification at AMUG 2018

Registration is open for the UL and Tooling U-SME joint professional Additive Manufacturing Certification Program at the 2018 AMUG Conference. The course, Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Certification, is a discussion-oriented and interactive session in which participants receive comprehensive introductory knowledge of the 3D printing industry. A certification exam is offered following the class. The new… read more