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December 5th, 2018
UL leads proposal to introduce additive manufacturing into International Fire Code

During the International Code Council (ICC) 2018 public comment hearings in Richmond, VA, revisions to incorporate new requirements and standards for additive manufacturing (AM) into the 2021 edition of the International Fire Code (IFC) were successful. Throughout the hearings  UL Codes and Regulatory staff had discussions that addressed concerns around terminology, code formatting, and the… read more

December 3rd, 2018
UL Chemical Safety and Georgia Institute of Technology release pioneering 3D printing research

UL Chemical Safety and the Georgia Institute of Technology, also known as Georgia Tech, announced a body of research that explored the impact of 3D printing on indoor air quality. Following an in-depth, two-year research period with Georgia Tech, UL Chemical Safety found that many desktop 3D printers generate ultrafine particles (UFPs) while in operation…. read more

December 3rd, 2018
Introduction to Additive Manufacturing and Key Safety Considerations

UL Additive Manufacturing is excited to be featured in the December webinar series focusing on Key Safety Considerations in Additive Manufacturing. Click HERE to register for this Free Webinar Title: Introduction to Additive Manufacturing and Key Safety Considerations Date: December 12, 2018 Time: 4:00 PM EDT Topics: Intro to AM and the seven distinct technologies… read more

December 3rd, 2018
UL’s Paul Bates to lead SESHA’s December webinar series

SESHA is truly a unique organization dedicated to the prevention of workplace injuries and accidents through the sharing of safety and health information and the promotion of technological advances. Since its founding in 1978 as the Semiconductor Safety Association, SESHA has established itself as the premier international organization promoting the effective communication of safety, health… read more

December 3rd, 2018
Processing the Future of Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing Technologies (AMT) brings world’s first UL certified automated post processing solution for additive manufacturing to market. The additive manufacturing (AM) market is comprised of several often disconnected steps: development, materials, printing and post processing. Much of the focus has been on materials and printing as prototyping has been the primary driver for AM,… read more

October 29th, 2018
New Lockheed Martin additive manufacturing facility first to be certified to UL 3400

Lockheed Martin became the first organization to be certified to UL 3400, a set of safety guidelines that address the various hazards associated with additive manufacturing facilities. The certification was issued to its Additive Design and Manufacturing Center in Sunnyvale, Calif. The 6,775-square-foot 3D printing research center is unique among the company’s additive facilities. Read… read more

October 29th, 2018
Visit the UL team at formnext 2018

The UL team is looking forward to seeing you at formnext, November 13 – 16, 2018, in Frankfurt on the Main. Formnext is an international exhibition and conference for additive manufacturing technologies, 3D printing, as well as tool and mold making. Spanning design and product development, industrial tooling, production solutions, quality management, and measurement technology… read more

October 29th, 2018
UL Japan to host “UL Seminar 2018” November 15, Tokyo

Additive Manufacturing (AM), also referred to as 3D Printing, has experienced substantial growth in recent years attracting interest globally. UL’s additive manufacturing team will be presenting their approach to workforce development, equipment and material compliance, and facility safety at the annual seminar hosted by UL Japan in Tokyo next month. During the course, UL will… read more

September 26th, 2018
Identify3D partners with UL Ventures as a Strategic Investor

Identify3D, a software provider for digital manufacturing security, quality and traceability based in San Francisco, California, USA, has partnered with UL, a global safety science company as a strategic investor. Distributed manufacturing is an underlying megatrend in the next industrial revolution. Identify3D’s digital supply chain solution enables OEMs and other Intellectual Property (IP) creators to… read more

September 25th, 2018
Fundamentals of AM Certification

In conjunction with the Industrial Transformation ASIA-PACIFIC-a HANNOVER MESSE event, UL and Singapore-based National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) present the inaugural international launch of the UL and Tooling-U SME Additive Manufacturing Fundamentals Review Program and Certification Exam. In response to global industry feedback, this program provides enhanced workforce training and development efforts for manufacturers… read more