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Metal Powder news, March 2013

Michel Tielemans, PhD, research manager at Cytec, recognized for technical paper on "New Advances in High Performance Waterborne Radiation-Curable Emulsion

Political action committee created to inform legislators about the critical role corrosion control plays in reducing the economic and environmental impact

Trivecta NI-Z Black 70 with Trivecta Black Sealer 350 is now part of GM’s limited list of approved finishers for zinc nickel.

Award is BASF's ninth such honor in the past 11 years of the GM program.

Kentucky-based automotive paint and parts supplier was instrumental in assisting customers in the conversion to PPG waterborne products.

Some of the events will target specific major pending risk analyses, including EPA's risk assessments for hexavalent chromium and other key chemicals.

Over the next ten years, the global high performance alloy industry is expected to consume more than 400 kt of materials.

NAMII, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, driven by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM), has named s

The MPIF has released details of management-oriented programmes available at the PowderMet show, which takes place from 24-27 June in Chicago.

3D Systems has received the Financial Times and ArcelorMittal'Boldness in Business Award that recognises companies that drive change, inspire innovation an

FLIR, a specialist in thermal imaging infrared cameras, now offers the FLIR i-Series as a replacement for spot pyrometers.

H.C. Starck has reported slower growth in its 2012 report, following a very strong 2011, achieving €862.9 million in sales, compared to €883.2 million in 2

Prominent Spanish university is testing a new type of metal coating that touts improved anti-corrosion properties.

Appointments run the gamut from technical personnel to end-user segment experts to marketing specialists.

SKF is to sell its metallic rods business to US-based Precision Castparts Corp (PCC) for around €40 million on a cash and debt-free basis.

Technique employs 3D data created by intraoral scanners about the patient’s mouth as the basis for the manufacturing process.

Ilya Grodnensky tapped to lead ANF Technology Ltd, manufacturer of Nafen aluminium oxide nano fibres.

Paint shop is part of a $600-million investment in the plant, which builds the Buick LaCrosse and Chevrolet Malibu.

Brian Hinderliter receives the honor for his paper titled, “Water Concentration Distribution in Coatings during Accelerated Weathering."

Forty-year metal finishing industry veteran will be responsible for providing commercial support to Enthone's memory disk, connector and related functional

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The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has released its 2012 Annual Review, titled “Building Trust”.

Purchase expands Triumph Group's capabilities and further diversifies its customer base.

Military, industrial, and commercial specialty finisher marks significant milestone.

SKF has posted sales in 2012 of SEK64,575 million, down from SEK66,216 million in 2011.

Federal-Mogul Corp's Powertrain division has sold Sintertech SAS to TMC, a closely held subsidiary controlled by Thierry Morin, former chairman and CEO of

Sandvik has signed an agreement with Cubex Limited (CUBEX) to acquire its drilling solutions business and operations.

Renishaw and dental prosthetic specialist BEGO Bremer Goldschlägerei Wilh Herbst GmbH & Co KG have agreed to license Renishaw to use BEGO patents for addit

Molycorp made full-year revenues of US$528.9 million, a 33% increase over the prior year, as a result of its transition from a development stage company to

Carlos Cardoso has been appointed to serve on the US Department of Commerce Manufacturing Council.

The Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP), a collaboration between industry and government, has invested £2 billion to create a UK Aerospace Technology Instit

SGS Tool Company, a manufacturer of round solid carbide cutting tool technology, has added a new series of roughing end mills to its S-Carb product line.

Recognition is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating.

Elektron Technology is in discussions with regard to the sale of its subsidiary, Total Carbide Limited, a manufacturer of sintered tungsten carbide wear pa

Course to be held in conjunction with the 8th Aluminium Two Thousand International Congress in Milano, Italy, set for May 14-18, 2013.

Changes entail enhanced production and operating processes, improved battery design features and a new battery enclosure.

Changes entail enhanced production and operating processes, improved battery design features and a new battery enclosure.

Acquisition increases Coventya's market position whitle strengthening its sales and technical group with the integration of key employees.

FL Partners has acquired a 65% stake in the ATA Group, a manufacturer and worldwide distributor of tungsten carbide rotary files, known as burs.

Aggressive strategy adds 50 experienced industrial sales professionals to promote more coverage and better market penetration.

J. B. Graves, 25-year coating industry veteran, appointed as a system sales specialist.

Sandvik plans to exhibit its new CoroMill Plura compression end mill for composites at JEC Europe, which is taking place in Paris.

SKF has appointed Henrik Lange as executive vice president and CFO, replacing Tore Bertilsson, who has decided to retire from SKF after nearly 24 years of

MPIF’s Basic Short Course takes place this year from 12-14 August at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College, PA, USA.

Kennametal Inc it has been named for the second year in a row as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by The Ethisphere Institute, an international th

University employs direct metal laser sintering machines built by EOS e-Manufacturing Solutions.

Wolf Minerals Limited has awarded a £75 million contract to GR Engineering Services Limited to build a mineral processing plant at its Hemerdon tungsten an

Dynacast International says that it now plans to offer metal injection moulding (MIM) alongside its current die casting manufacture.

Japanese bearing manufacturer NTN Corporation has developed Bearphite, a lubricanted bearing suitable for places where oil can’t be used.

Stratasys Ltd has announced revenues of US$96.4 million for the fourth quarter of 2012, a 23% increase over the US$78.3 million recorded for the same perio

At issue is the use of copper in antifouling paints, which some groups attribute to adverse water conditions in certain California marinas.

Purchase expands Hentzen Coatings' offering to include architectural finishes.

Comprehensive instructional programs to cover both manual and automatic Gema spray systems.

GKN Wheels, part of GKN plc, and Chinese tubeless wheel manufacturer Lianyungang Huading Wheel Co Ltd, have formed a joint venture in Donghai, near the cit

Pofalla is responsible for the marketing of ENTHONE® base metals and plating on plastics processes used in decorative automotive applications.

Kennametal Inc is marking its 75th year as a manufacturer in the aerospace, earthworks, energy, industrial production and transportation industries.

The International HIP Committee (IHC) has announced that the next International HIP Conference will be held in Stockholm, Sweden on 9 -13 June 2014.

Ssangyong Materials Corp has launched SW400 and SW800 silicon carbide (SiC) whisker-reinforced ceramic grades.

Arcam has developed the Arcam Q10, an electron beam melting (EBM) system designed for the manufacture of orthopaedic implants.

The European Space Agency (ESA) is working with architects Foster + Partners to look at how to make a lunar base using 3D printed lunar soil.

GKN says that it had a record 2012, with results showing that sales increased 13% and profit before tax was up by 19% to £588 million (£351 million in 2011

Solid Concepts, a provider of rapid prototyping and custom manufacturing services, has moved into the field of metal 3D printing with the purchase of two E

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has appointed John Rowe as Secretary General and member of its executive board.

North American tungsten producer US Tungsten Corporation has appointed Michael Olsher, PhD as new CEO.

Event to include 'Automotive Manufacturing Summit'

C.I. Hayes, a Gasbarre Furnace Group Company, installed a batch atmosphere, 20 bar pressure quench (BAPQ) furnace in Q4 2012.

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