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Metal finishing news

Boeing and engineering company Oerlikon have signed an agreement to develop standard materials and processes for metal-based AM.

The Metal Powder Industries Federation’s Industry Development Board has released another video in a four-part educational series on powder metallurgy.

The programs for AMPM2018 and PowderMet2018 are now available online.

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) says that its Euro PM Congress & Exhibition has attracted a record number of abstracts.

CECIMO and the European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) have signed an agreement to promote additive manufacturing (AM).

Chad Spore has been selected to receive the Vanguard Award from the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF).

APMI International has named the two recipients of its 2018 Fellow Award.

Diana Lados the founder and director of WPI’s Integrative Materials Design Center has been elected a fellow of ASM International.

The MPIF has reported the death of Stanley (Stan) Abkowitz recently at the age of 90.

GKN has published information about its upcoming company strategy.

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) has launched a new training course to help support and develop the powder metallurgy sector.

Dr Paul J. Wolcott, applications engineer additive manufacturing at General Motors talks about his role.

The EPMA reports that the Abstract Submission Deadline for the Euro PM2018 Congress and Exhibition is 24 January 2018.

GE Additive has opened its first ‘Customer Experience Center’ in Munich, Germany.

Ames Laboratory has improved on its 2016 performance and now exceeds expectations in a majority of the key performance areas measured by the DOE.

Additive manufacturing (AM) technology was reportedly able achieve exception levels of strength and ductility when compared to counterparts.

The EPMA is calling for papers covering hot isostatic pressing (HIP) for the Euro PM2018 Congress & Exhibition.

The Association for Metal Additive Manufacturing (AMAM) says that is now accepting charter members till the end of 2018.

America Makes has made a project call for Phase 3 of its ‘Maturation of Advanced Manufacturing for Low-Cost Sustainment (MAMLS)’ program.

R-TECH Materials said that it increased visitors to its stand by 350% at this year’s Advanced Engineering show.

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