The lecture will explain the procedure how to handle with parts and materials produced by additive manufacturing, especially via PBF-LB. Beginning with the boundary conditions to be met according to the European pressure directive, it describes the actual normative regulations in Germany and the European Union and their current state.
It follows an introduction, how a certification of the processes can help to reduce costs and efforts.
Finally some examples are shown and explained.
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Stephan Braun is senior engineer additive manufacturing at KSB SE & Co. KGaA. After studying technical logistics at University of applied sciences in Kaiserslautern, at first he specialized in standardization at KSB. Subsequently after that, he switched to additive manufacturing. He is working since 2014 in the field of AM and is in lead of two standardization joint groups in ISO and two mirror-committee in DIN, as well as nominated expert for European AM standardization.