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Las Vegas Strip Hosts North American PM Industry—June 22, 2017

The North American powder metallurgy (PM) industry descended on the famous Las Vegas Strip last week for POWDERMET2017, co-located with AMPM2017. This year's delegates numbered over...Read More

2017 PM Design Excellence Awards Announced—June 22, 2017

The winners in the 2017 Powder Metallurgy (PM) Design Excellence Awards competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), demonstrate outstanding examples of PM's diversity. These component fabricators use PM's flexibility to push...Read More

Next-Generation Steel for Additive Manufacturing—June 22, 2017

Despite the growth of metal additive manufacturing (AM), there has been limited research in developing new materials and alloys that could further enhance AM processes. However, the University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering has received...Read More

The Powder Metallurgy Industry Heads to Las Vegas—June 8, 2017

With POWDERMET2017 and AMPM2017 just around the corner, the powder metallurgy (PM) industry is packing bags and hopping flights to the bright city lights of the famous Las Vegas Strip. What is on the agenda for attendees this year? To start with, attendee numbers are at the highest rate in over a decade...Read More

GKN Develops Large-Scale Additive Process—June 8, 2017

GKN Aerospace and the U.S. Energy Department's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have signed a five-year research agreement focused on additive manufacturing (AM). Under the agreement...Read More


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