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Metal Powder news, March 2015

Renishaw 3D printing now suitable for dental market

Renishaw says that its AM250 metal 3D printing machine is now suitable for producing dental parts, meaning that it will not require further adjustment to a

Diamond material features hardmetal coating

Hardfacing specialist Cutting & Wear has developed a new thermally stable polycrystalline (TSP) diamond hardfacing material incorporating Hardide-D tungste

SKF has been contracted to supply CFM International with mainshaft and gearbox bearings for the LEAP engine program, a high-bypass aircraft turbofan engine

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EOS has appointed Glynn Fletcher as president of EOS North America Inc.

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) is launching a new club project entitled Micro-mechanical Testing: A Quantitative Method for Measuring Lo

GKN Aerospace has entered a strategic partnership with additive manufacturing specialist Arcam AB to develop and industrialise electron beam melting (EBM).

LPW Technology has developed LPW Powdersolve, software that could improve efficiency and quality control in additive manufacturing (AM).

Aluminum giant Alcoa has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RTI International Metals, a global supplier of titanium and other metal products and serv

PM component manufacturer ATW Companies says that it has successfully implemented ‘lean culture’ across all of its subsidiaries.

General Moly, Inc has announced its audited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014.

CVMR Corporation is relocating its international headquarters to Oak Ridge’s Innovation Valley in Tennessee, a move which, it says, will create 620 new job

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General Electric and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have received US$540,000 from America Makes to develop open-source algorithms that will

The MPIF has posted pictures of the metal parts submitted to its Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards competition.

Sandvik says that it plans to reduce its production units from 150 to about 125 over three to four years.

Gasbarre Products has appointed Mark Saline as general manager of Sinterite and C.I. Hayes.

Materialise NV, a provider of additive manufacturing (AM) software and 3D printing services for plastics, plans to start offering aluminum printing to its

MIM and 3D printed prototype manufacturer Proto Labs Inc has been awarded a 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Award by corporate growth consulting firm Frost &

GKN reports that its sales increased 4% organically, with a decline of 2% after a £403 million adverse currency translation impact in 2014.

Rolls-Royce has used additive layer manufacturing (ALM) to construct a 1.5m-diameter titanium front bearing housing (FBH) which is held inside a Rolls-Royc

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Union Process, Inc, a manufacturer of particle size reduction and dispersion equipment, has manufactured a special edition S1 Laboratory Attritor for a res

Chris Anderson, CEO of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company 3D Robotics, and self-proclaimed "metal powder geek", has been named as the keynote speaker Po

EOS is presenting removable partial dentures at this year’s International Dental Show (IDS), Cologne, Germany, in March.

Mike Ford, sales director of LPW Technology will present new research on the effects of powder contamination, at ILAS 2015 which takes place in Kenilworth,

Aerospace manufacturer Aequs has made a minority equity investment in the Farinia Group's Spartacus3D, a French company specializing in additive layer manu

H.C. Starck says that its tantalum supply chain has been again declared free of “conflict minerals” following an independent audit.

Hardide plc, the parent company of surface coatings company Hardide Coatings, has appointed Jan Ward CBE as a non-executive director.

Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies Ltd has won the inaugural International Additive Manufacturing Award (IAMA) for its 3D printing machine hybrid technology

The Industrial Heating Equipment Association (IHEA) is conducting a one day class covering compliance, intended for US industrial heating equipment manufac

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German AM specialist Concept Laser says that it received 110 new machine orders in 2014 versus 84 in 2013, a 31% increase.

ExOne says that six additional materials are now printable in the company's printing systems: cobalt-chrome, IN alloy 718, iron-chrome-aluminum, 17-4 stain

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have made use of additive manufacturing (AM) to capture undistorted snapshots of re

NanoSteel has developed its range of powders for additive manufacturing (AM) to make it possible to 3D print complex high hardness parts.

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) has launches a revised powder metal (PM) Roadmap document, designed to promote the industry to government

Hermle, a German machine tool manufacturer, has integrated AM capability into a 5-axis machining center.

Granta Design has released GRANTA MI:Additive Manufacturing, new software that could help companies and institutions improve the way they develop their add

Metallized Carbon Corporation (Metcar) has developed a range of bearings designed for louver dampers in boiler applications, such as those in coal- or refu

Starcore International Mines Ltd, which focuses on exploring, extracting and processing gold and silver has acquired all of the shares of Creston Moly Corp

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ASTM International Committee B08 on Metallic and Inorganic Coatings has presented its Frederick A. Lowenheim Memorial Award to Phillip Stapleton, president

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