Fort Collins, Colo. — Wohlers Associates Inc., a research and consulting firm that specializes in 3D printing, has a new parent company: West Conshohocken, Pa.-based ASTM International.
The firms announced the deal Nov. 15, coinciding with the Standards Forum at Formnext 2021, a leading trade show for additive manufacturing. Terms were not disclosed.
Wohlers Associates publishes the Wohlers Report, an annual study on additive manufacturing. The Fort Collins-based firm also offers training in design for additive manufacturing and consulting services.
Terry Wohlers, the organization's principal consultant and president, will join ASTM International and serve as head of additive manufacturing market intelligence. Noah Mostow of Wohlers Associates will become ASTM's new manager of AM market intelligence and analytics.
"Wohlers has been a trusted source of intelligence and analysis for the AM community for more than 30 years and I am excited to see what our two trusted and credible brands can accomplish together for this industry," ASTM International President Katharine Morgan said in a news release.