Events

EVENT: July 7—Engaging with the DoD Manufacturing Technology Enterprise

RAMP MD Virtual Summer Speaker Series Header Graphic

The DoD Manufacturing Technology (ManTech) enterprise attempts to utilize advanced manufacturing to secure a more lethal force, strengthen alliances and new partnerships, and reform the Department for greater performance and affordability. This session will explore the various ManTech partnership opportunities and grant programs available for for communities and defense industry.

Read More »

EVENT: Aug. 4—Tour of Building 4301–Product Development Facility at Edgewood Area APG

RAMP MD Virtual Summer Speaker Series Header Graphic

Tour of Building 4301–Product Development Facility at Edgewood Area APG Mark Schlein, Dave Wheatley August 4, 2022 9:00-11:00 am Advanced manufacturing (AM) is an important technology sector for Maryland and a catalyst for growth for other sectors of great importance to U.S. national interests. The U.S. Army has invested millions of dollars into AM equipment, personnel, and capabilities at the ...

Read More »

EVENT: Aug. 11—Update on Additive Manufacturing Standards

RAMP MD Virtual Summer Speaker Series Header Graphic

Update on Additive Manufacturing Standards Paul Witherell, National Institute of Standards and Technology August 11, 2022 8:30-9:30 am Additive manufacturing has changed the way the manufacturing industry and the product supply chain work. For additive manufacturing to replace traditional manufacturing methods, standardization of products and processes must be in place. The National Institute of Standards and Technologies (NIST) has been ...

Read More »

Metal Additive Manufacturing Symposium June 20, 2019

Photos from the Symposium can be found on FLICKR. The Regional Additive Manufacturing Partnership for Maryland (RAMP MD) held its Symposium on Metal Additive Manufacturing on June 20, 2019. Speakers from industry, academia, and government spoke about new technologies moving the 3D printing industry forward.  In recent years, advances in additive manufacturing (AM) have made it possible to print metal ...

Read More »

RAMP MD’s 2018 Legislative Breakfast attracts elected officials from local, state, federal levels

Regional Advanced Manufacturing Partnership of Maryland held its annual Legislative Breakfast on December 6, 2018, to brief local, state, and federal elected officials and staffers about the state of advanced manufacturing in northeastern Maryland and the new apprenticeship program that RAMP MD is exploring in conjunction with the Army. With an unemployment rate hovering around 3% in northeastern Maryland, local ...

Read More »

RAMP MD Extends Army Partnership to 2023

Unique private-public partnership provides access to Army facilities and expertise to private sector The Regional Additive Manufacturing Partnership of Maryland (RAMP MD) and the US Army codified a unique partnership on Thursday to provide 3D Printing resources to businesses and organizations looking to adopt additive manufacturing technologies. The official signing of a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) between the ...

Read More »

“Teaching 3D – Exploring Maryland’s Best Practices in Education and Workforce Development for Expanding the Pipeline to Advanced Manufacturing Careers” Held July 26

Teachers Learn Best Practices for Incorporating 3D Printing at RAMP MD Workshop Educators from around the state of Maryland and Delaware came together for a workshop on “Teaching 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing,” Thursday, July 26, 2018, at the Advanced Manufacturing Facility at Aberdeen Proving Ground. The goal was to help educators understand the value of additive manufacturing as a ...

Read More »

RAMP MD hosts annual legislative breakfast December 12

The Regional Additive Manufacturing Partnership of Maryland hosted a legislative breakfast for local, state, and federal elected officials and policy makers to learn about the latest developments in additive manufacturing on December 12, 2017. A brief continental breakfast and networking session took place, followed by presentations by industry experts and a business roundtable discussing the newest developments in additive manufacturing. ...

Read More »

3D Aerospace & Defense Symposium Takes Place January 12, 2017

Approximately eighty industry and government leaders in additive manufacturing gathered on January 12, 2017, at OpenWorks in Baltimore for RAMP MD’s 3D Aerospace & Defense Symposium. Additional photos from the event can be found at https://www.flickr.com/groups/rampmd/. Symposium Proceedings Can be Downloaded Here: Panel 1: Aerospace & Defense Applications and Technical Challenges Rick Moore, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center Adam Naramore, Orbital ...

Read More »