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October 29th, 2018
From around UL: The Future is Automated

AUTOMATION ADDS EFFICIENCY, AND UL HELPS KEEP IT SAFE Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) have been used in industrial settings for a while and, as these technologies expand into commercial settings, safety remains important. From forklifts and tow trucks to warehouse pickers and food runners at restaurants, the applications for AGVs continue to grow. Complex navigation… 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 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

September 25th, 2018
UL and Tooling-U SME’s AM Professional Certification goes Global

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

September 24th, 2018
Webinar Recording: Powder evolution and its impact on AM production

Did you miss the recent webinar featuring UL and LPW Technology entitled, Powder evaluation and its impact on AM production? Not to worry, we recorded it for you! Click to access this free webinar recording. Abstract As the manufacturing landscape for powder bed AM shifts from R&D and prototyping to serial production, more focus is… read more

August 29th, 2018
Webinar: Powder evolution and its impact on AM production

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, introduce a new topic in their free webinar series, “Powder evolution and its impact on AM production”. REGISTER NOW Abstract As the manufacturing landscape for powder bed AM shifts… read more

August 27th, 2018
Six Questions: Laser Safety in Additive Manufacturing

In this month’s “Six Questions” feature, we’re speaking with Winn Henderson, UL Consumer Technology Senior Staff Engineer, about Laser Safety in Additive Manufacturing (AM). Winn speaks to the risks and hazards associated with lasers, considerations for AM equipment, and the certification measures that can be taken to meet the necessary product safety standards. #1 What… read more

August 27th, 2018
Certification Oversight & Appeals Committee launched for Tooling-U SME and UL Additive Manufacturing Professional Certification Program

UL and SME, a manufacturing association promoting the interests of manufacturing industries, introduced a Certification Oversight & Appeals Committee focused specifically on the joint Tooling-U SME and UL Additive Manufacturing Professional Certification Program. The committee, established in July of this year, is currently comprised of six practitioners and subject matter experts from the AM industry… read more

July 26th, 2018
From around UL: Topical Report on Improving Safety & Health in Vietnam Now Available

The latest UL Safety IndexTM Topical Report, Opportunities for Improving Safety & Health in Vietnam’s Manufacturing Sector, is now available via the Safety Index site, www.ULSafetyIndex.org. The purpose of this report is to use information from the government of Vietnam, the International Labor Organization (ILO) and the UL Safety Index to identify opportunities for improvements… read more