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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
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 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

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

December 19th, 2017
Recorded Webinar: Lighting Systems and Cybersecurity – Are Your Systems Ready?

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE RECORDING > The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling more sophisticated capabilities through network-connected products and systems. As a result, residential and commercial lighting systems are becoming more interconnected and networkable. According to many recent industry reports and the U.S. government, and as we have all observed in the news,… read more

December 13th, 2017
Plan now for 2018 UL AM public courses

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 course currently include: Tier Course Start date… 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