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2018-05-08

EWF is actively involved in ISO/TC 261 to support Additive Manufacturing

EWF is actively involved in ISO/TC 261 to support Additive Manufacturing

During the 11th Plenary Meeting of the ISO/TC 261 Technical Committee, Dr Eurico Assunção, EWF Deputy Director was appointed as the Convenor of the Joint ISO/TC 261-ASTM F 42 Group: Personnel training Working Group until 2021.

The 11th Plenary Meeting took place on April 6th at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory LLC, Maryland, USA.

EWF became a Liaison A organisation of ISO/TC 261 in 2017, September 21st.
A Liaison A organisations are the organisations that make an effective contribution to the work of the technical committee or subcommittee for questions dealt with by this technical committee or subcommittee.

ISO/TC 261 is a Technical Committee of ISO (International Organization for Standardization). Its scope is the standardisation in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM) concerning their processes, terms and definitions, process chains (Hard- and Software), test procedures, quality parameters, supply agreements and all kind of fundamentals.

EWF, together with its members and stakeholders, is actively participating in ISO/TC 261 to support Additive Manufacturing.