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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 the 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… 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

February 23rd, 2018
Meet the UL AM Team at AMUG

We know the AMUG Conference can be a whirlwind of activities, learning and networking. That’s why 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 28 as well as… read more

January 26th, 2018
UL and ARTC announce Additive Manufacturing Validation Program for Metal Powders

UL, a global safety science company, and the Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre (ARTC), Asia’s first centre for test-bedding and developing manufacturing and remanufacturing technologies, have partnered to launch a joint validation program focused on the verification and certification of metal powders for Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies. The new validation program is based on over… read more

January 26th, 2018
UL & Tooling U-SME to debut Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Certification at AMUG 2018

UL, a global safety science company, and Tooling U-SME, a leader in manufacturing workforce and education development, will debut the first course of their 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… read more

December 18th, 2017
UL and Tooling U-SME Announce Letter of Intent to Merge Additive Manufacturing Certification Programs

NORTHBROOK, IL, Dec. 19, 2017 – UL, a global safety science company, and Tooling U-SME, a leader in manufacturing workforce and education development, announce the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) focused on a new collaboration to enhance workforce training and development efforts for manufacturers wanting to increase their capabilities in additive manufacturing. This… read more

December 13th, 2017
Paul Bates discusses the AM industry and material strength testing with ADMET

Paul Bates, manager of the Additive Manufacturing Competency Center (AMCC) at the University of Louisville and president of the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) recently sat down with ADMET to talk about current challenges and the future of the AM Industry as well as how material strength testing fits into the world of AM. Read… read more

December 13th, 2017
Training the trainer: UL and Ricoh discuss their endeavour to educate AM users

TCT Magazine recently interviewed the UL AM team and Ryan Hess, Additive Manufacturing Strategy Leader, Service Advantage, Ricoh USA, about their collaboration to educate people in the safe and proper use of AM. Read the full article on the TCT Magazine site.  

November 27th, 2017
UL Introduces Certification for AM Facility Safety Management

UL has published the Outline of Investigation for Additive Manufacturing Facility Safety Management, UL 3400. The outline will be used for the evaluation and certification of any Additive Manufacturing facility using powder as the initial form of feedstock material to print parts. Facilities that seek to comply with and meet the requirements within UL 3400… read more

November 27th, 2017
Appliance Design feature: Designing Parts that Go Beyond the Minimum

Paul Bates, manager of the Additive Manufacturing Competency Center (AMCC) at the University of Louisville and president of the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), recently sat down with Appliance Design Magazine to discuss incorporating Additive Manufacturing (AM) into appliance design to make robust parts for the long haul. Read the full article in the November… read more