ASTM International is partnering with Innovate UK, BSI and the Manufacturing Technology Centre to create a set of technical standards for additive manufacturing. Read more


Lockheed Martin achieves first UL AM certification to safety guidelines that help industries mitigate hazards and achieve regulatory conformance. Read more


America Makes AM roadmap

America Makes

America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) have announced the publication of the Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing (Version 2.0). Read more



Jane Stockdale

The Manufacturing Technology Centre has been chosen by ASTM International to be the first non-US founding partner of their Centre of Excellence in Manufacturing. Read more


According to some research we're facing a crisis in filling manufacturing jobs within 20 years, UL hope to bridge that gap with its training programs. Daniel O'Connor interviewed Director of Innovation and Strategy, Chris Krampitz, to find out more. Read more


Standardisation for Additive Manufacturing: offering guidance, explanation and reliability

Jörg Lenz is the Collaborative Projects Coordinator at EOS GmbH and AM is his life passion for almost 23 years now. Jörg is an expert on standardisation and in this column he explores the many issues it is facing in the 3D printing industry today. Read more

2 Nov 2015 10:00 Guest Column

Support Action for Standardisation in Additive Manufacturing (SASAM) held their first networking event at the CEN conference in Brussels last month with the aim to grow AM through standardisation. Read more


NAFEMS has launched a new Competency Management System and Certification Scheme
at the NAFEMS World Congress 2013. Read more