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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ASTM International President Emphasizes Partnerships at General Assembly of International Organization for Standardization

By ASTM International W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 21, 2017 –Today at the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) General Assembly in Berlin, ASTM International president Katharine Morgan championed the importance of global partnerships within the standards development community. During her panel, Morgan highlighted the collaborative activities Read More »

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ASTM International’s Committee on Additive Manufacturing Technologies Honors Shane Collins with Robert J. Painter Award

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 20, 2017 — Shane Collins, director of additive manufacturing programs with CalRAM, Inc., in Camarillo, California, USA, has received the Robert J. Painter Award from ASTM International committee on additive manufacturing technologies (F42).   The committee recognized Collins for his exceptional Read More »

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ASTM International Representatives to Speak at Major 3D Printing Conference

  April 24, 2017 – Representatives from ASTM International, a leader in creating standards in additive manufacturing, will speak at a major conference (known as RAPID+TCT) in Pittsburgh, Pa., May 8-11. Mohsen Seifi, Ph.D., ASTM International’s director of additive manufacturing programs, will speak at 10:30 Read More »

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15 Proposed Additive-Manufacturing Standards to Support Key Industry Accreditation

March 30, 2017- 15 newly-proposed standards from ASTM International’s committee on additive manufacturing (F42) will help companies in that industry comply with a new checklist for accreditation by the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (NADCAP). The checklist is available through the Performance Review Read More »

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ASTM International Publishes First Papers in New Journal: Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 7, 2017— ASTM International has published the first papers in its new online journal: Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems.  Access to papers during the journal’s inaugural year is free (here). “From dozens of submissions, we are pleased to announce the Read More »

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AFRL – Embracing Opportunity: Additive Technology for Manufacturing

  By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Air Force Research Laboratory | Published January 06, 2017 WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – It’s a materials scientist’s dream, but as some experts say, an engineer’s nightmare. For scientists and engineers at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Read More »

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ASTM International to Host Delegation of 3D Printing Experts from Singapore

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., November 7, 2016— ASTM International will host a delegation of additive manufacturing professionals from Singapore, Nov. 7-12. The delegation will visit Washington, D.C., Pennsylvania, and Connecticut. As part of the additive manufacturing program, the delegation will visit: ASTM’s D.C. office and Read More »

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ASTM International and ISO Unveil Framework for Creating Global Additive Manufacturing Standards

  GENEVA, Switzerland and WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pennsylvania, USA, October 6, 2016 —The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and ASTM International have jointly crafted the Additive Manufacturing Standards Development Structure, a framework which will help meet the needs for new technical standards in this fast-growing field. Read More »

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New ASTM Additive Manufacturing Standard Focuses on Directed Energy Deposition

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., October 5, 2016 — Directed energy deposition, an important metal additive manufacturing process, is now covered in an ASTM International standard. The standard (soon to be published as F3187, Guide for Directed Energy Deposition of Metals) was developed by ASTM International Committee Read More »

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