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FORT COLLINS, Colo., Dec. 1, 2022 – Wohlers Associates, powered by ASTM International, published Wohlers Specialty Report on Construction: Building an Additive Construction Future. The report details developments in additive construction (AC), an industry that is rapidly growing in response to emerging opportunities brought about from additive manufacturing and 3D printing. “ASTM International sees AC as the next frontier in construction,” notes Terry Wohlers, head of advisory services and market intelligence…

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FORT COLLINS, Colo., August 4, 2022 – Wohlers Associates, powered by ASTM International, recently launched a new, more interactive website. The site will serve as a hub for knowledge acceleration within the additive manufacturing (AM) industry. Through the new site, visitors can access the Wohlers Report using a new automated ordering and provisioning system. They can also connect with the team of consultants and learn about what’s happening in the AM industry.…

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FORT COLLINS, Colo., and YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, June 7, 2022—Wohlers Associates and America Makes are partnering to offer a three-day design for additive manufacturing (DfAM) course. The September 28-30, 2022 course will be held at America Makes’ headquarters in Youngstown, Ohio. The course is open to the public, with members of America Makes enjoying discounted pricing. “AM offers fascinating opportunities for new types of products and businesses,” said Terry Wohlers, head…

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FORT COLLINS, Colorado, April 7, 2022 — ASTM International and SME present the first-ever Wohlers Report LIVE event. It will be held on May 16, 2022—the day before RAPID + TCT begins at the Huntington Place (1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226). The event will include concise presentations and interactive questions and discussion from 2:00 to 5:00 pm EDT, followed by a networking reception. Wohlers Report LIVE will uncover some of the most…

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FORT COLLINS, Colorado, March 15, 2022 — Today, Wohlers Associates, powered by ASTM International, announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2022. This marks the 27th consecutive year of publishing the industry-leading annual report. It provides new content and expert analysis on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing worldwide. Research for Wohlers Report 2022 shows AM industry growth of 19.5% in 2021. This is up from 7.5% growth in 2020, which was impacted greatly by…

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W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2021 — Today, global standards organization ASTM International announced the acquisition of Wohlers Associates, a global intelligence leader in the additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing industry. The announcement coincided with the Standards Forum at Formnext 2021, which serves as the leading trade show for AM and next-generation intelligent manufacturing solutions. As part of the acquisition, ASTM International acquires the Wohlers Report, the premier publication for…

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Wohlers Associates Publishes Report on Post-Processing Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, October 14, 2021—Wohlers Associates, Inc. announced today a special report titled Post-Processing of AM and 3D-Printed Parts. The publication details many time-consuming and often expensive steps in post-processing parts made by additive manufacturing (AM). Examples include support material removal, the finishing of surfaces, coloring and coating, and heat treatment. Organizations involved with AM have vast amounts of post-processing knowledge and experience,…

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Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, March 16, 2021 – Wohlers Associates, Inc. announced today the publication of Wohlers Report 2021. This marks the 26th year of publishing the undisputed, industry-leading annual report on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing. The study provides trends, perspectives, and forecasts as a tool for decision making, education, and knowledge acceleration. The report gives readers new to AM a comprehensive understanding of the technology and industry. Veterans…

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Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, March 18, 2020—Wohlers Associates, Inc. today announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2020, the 25th annual installment of its undisputed, industry-leading report on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing. Often referred to as the "bible" of 3D printing, the new report provides a unique window into the constantly advancing global industry. The publication provides countless details on AM applications, software, workflows, materials, systems, and post-processing. It gives…

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ASTM unites with the Wohlers brand to build on its market influence and access to top AM industry decision-makers worldwide.

  • Establish standards, certification, and qualification for repeatable, consistent parts and processes
  • Prevent gaps and duplication of work in a dynamic, fast-paced technology space
  • Identify challenges that can be solved with technological improvement

Research and Development

Under the leadership of the R&D team, the AM CoE partners plan and conduct coordinated R&D projects, prioritized annually and targeted to expedite...

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Education and Workforce Development

Provide a comprehensive program that educates and trains the additive manufacturing workforce at all levels, while continually incorporating new advances...

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