Metal Powder Industries Federation

Recent Press Releases—2015

Metal Powder Group Elects Officers—November 2015

Patrick J. McGeehan, vice president & general manager of the specialty metal products division, Ametek, Inc., Eighty Four, Pennsylvania, was elected the 28th president of the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), succeeding Richard Pfingstler, Atlas Pressed Metals, DuBois, Pennsylvania. His two-year term took effect...Read More


Metal Powder Group's Founder Dies—November 2015

Kempton H. Roll, founding executive director of the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), trade association for the international metal powder producing and consuming industries died on November 4, 2015, following a short illness. He was...Read More


Outstanding Technical Paper Author Recognized—June 2015

The Howard I. Sanderow Outstanding Technical Paper Award was given to Edmond Ilia, PMT, chief metallurgist, Metaldyne Performance Group, Sintered Products Division, Plymouth, MI, for his paper "The Effect of Copper Precipitation on Mechanical Properties at Operating Temperature of the Materials Used to Manufacture Powder Forged Connecting Rods." He was officially recognized during...Read More


Award-Winning Powder Metal Parts—May 2015

Winning parts in the 2015 Powder Metallurgy (PM) Design Excellence Awards competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), forcefully illustrate the notion that PM finds creative solutions to fabricate parts that competing technologies would deem "impossible." Whether conventional press-and-sinter or metal injection molding, PM answers the call of designers faced with difficult, even seemingly impossible, challenges...Read More


Distinguished Service to Powder Metallurgy Awards—May 2015

The following industry professionals each received the Distinguished Service to Powder Metallurgy Award from the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) here during POWDERMET2015—the 2015 International Conference on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials...Read More


Metal Powder Society Names Fellows—February 2015

APMI International, professional society for the powder metallurgy (PM) industry, has named Nicholas T. Mares, Vice President of Marketing, Asbury Graphite Mills, Inc., and José M. Torralba, Professor, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, to the 2015 Class of Fellows. They will receive...Read More

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