ASTM International, Boeing, Others Developing Additive Manufacturing Standard for Plastics

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 23, 2019 – ASTM International’s committee on additive manufacturing technologies (F42) is developing a standard-guide for mechanical testing of additively manufactured plastics (WK66029). The guide aims to incorporate what has been learned about mechanical testing modification, interpreting results, and validating Read More »

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ASTM International and Innovate UK Partner to Develop International Additive Manufacturing Standards

  Jan. 9, 2019 – Global standards organization ASTM International and three United Kingdom-based entities are partnering to fast-track the creation of technical standards needed by the additive manufacturing industry. ASTM International’s Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence – in which the UK-based Manufacturing Technology Centre Read More »

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ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Awarded $1.2M by America Makes

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 21, 2018 – On Tuesday, ASTM International became the first standards development organization to win an award from America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute for the U.S. The “Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques” (AAPT) award of $800,000, funded Read More »

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America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

Goal is to Improve Process Control for Qualifying Complex Parts and Reduce Costs Youngstown, Ohio — December 18, 2018. America Makes is proud to announce the awardees of a Directed Project Opportunity on advancing additive manufacturing (AM) post-processing techniques (AAPT), funded by the Air Force Read More »

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National Institute for Aviation Research Joins ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence as First Strategic Partner

  Wichita, Kansas, August 21, 2018 –Today, global standards leader ASTM International announced that Wichita State University’s (WSU) National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) will join its Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence as its first “strategic” partner. ASTM International and four founding partners recently launched Read More »

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ASTM International, Auburn University, NASA, EWI, and the MTC Launch Additive Manufacturing Centers of Excellence

  July 23, 2018 – Today at Auburn University, two groups launched centers of excellence in additive manufacturing aimed at accelerating R&D, standardization, and innovation in that field, also known as 3D printing. Global standards developer ASTM International launched its Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Read More »

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ASTM International Selects UK-based Manufacturing Technology Centre as New Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Partner

  May 15, 2018 – Today, ASTM International announced that the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), based in Ansty Park, Coventry (United Kingdom), is joining ASTM International’s recently-announced Center of Excellence in Additive Manufacturing. MTC will be the first non-U.S. founding partner and is supported by Read More »

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ASTM International Selects EWI and Auburn University-NASA for New Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 19, 2018 – ASTM International, a world-renowned standards and related services organization, announced today the winners of a global competition for its first-ever Center of Excellence, which will focus on additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing. From a Read More »

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ASTM International Offers Additive Manufacturing Webinars

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 29, 2017 – ASTM International is offering a series of webinars on additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing.  The webinars include, but are not limited to, the role of technical standards in supporting innovation in this industry. Upcoming webinar Read More »

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ASTM International Seeks Partners to Launch Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In an organizational first, ASTM International announced today that it will establish a center of excellence in the field of additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing. The organization called for industry-university proposals aimed at creating Read More »

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