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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

November 27th, 2017
UL AM Public Courses for First Half of 2018 Announced

The course schedule for the first half of 2018 for UL’s Additive Manufacturing training is now available. Courses across all three tiers of the training program will be offered, including the five-day, hands-on Advanced Metals course at the Additive Manufacturing Competency Center (AMCC) located in Louisville, KY. 2018 courses currently include: Tier Course Start date… read more

October 30th, 2017
Webinar On Demand – Non-Electrical Equipment for Use in Hazardous Location – An Introduction

New Standards have been published recently for non-electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. The requirements in the Standards address the mechanical ignition hazards associated with such equipment and provide guidance on mitigation. However, the approach to evaluating and certifying non-electrical equipment differs from the traditional method used for electrical equipment. Additionally, terms such… read more

October 18th, 2017
UL AM Training available in the Middle East

UL AM training courses are coming to Dubai and Saudi Arabia in late October. A new workshop, Introduction to Additive Manufacturing & Industry Applications Awareness, will be presented In conjunction with Immensa Technology Labs at the Dubai Science Park on October 29. On October 30, Foundations of 3D Printing will be offered in Riyadh, Saudi… read more