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June 15th, 2018
Make as you go

Is Additive Manufacturing (AM) the next big disruptive innovation in the construction industry, or is it simply a fad that is perhaps likely to be dismissed as futuristic? Is the HVACR market ready to accommodate 3D printing in mainstream manufacturing or will historic investment in traditional facilities serve as a bottleneck? Lastly, will a market’s… 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

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

January 26th, 2018
UL and RICOH to introduce Tele-presence learning for Public Workshops in 2018

UL, a global safety science company, and Ricoh USA, Inc., a technology and services company, announced the public workshops under UL’s Additive Manufacturing Training program will now incorporate a new Tele-presence capability. Leveraging a propriety technology developed by Ricoh, students can now participate in the Tier 1 and Tier 2 instructor-led training courses from the… read more

January 26th, 2018
Six Questions: Developing an AM industry first – the UL 3400 Facility Safety Guideline

This month we’re introducing our new “Six Questions” feature in which we’ll discuss the latest in AM as well as UL AM innovations with UL Engineering subject matter experts. Why six questions? We landed on six questions because it enabled our experts to provide the right amount of insight and depth on a subject. For… 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 Ventures’ portfolio company 3DSIM successfully acquired by ANSYS

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, UL Ventures’ portfolio company 3DSIM was successfully acquired by ANSYS, the global leader of engineering simulation software. The acquisition of 3DSIM, the developer of premier additive manufacturing simulation technology, gives ANSYS the industry’s only complete additive manufacturing simulation solution. “We first became interested in 3DSIM because they shared our goal… read more