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Metal processing news, February 2017

The EPMA has begun a European-wide mapping exercise of EPMA Member powder metallurgy research and development centers.

Siemens begins tooling education initiative

Siemens has launched a tooling workforce development program called the Lifelong Educational Advantage Program (LEAP).

LPW Technology Ltd has added a new case study to its collection of technical materials.

Arcam AB says that a new powder metal (PM) factory run its powder manufacturing subsidiary AP&C in Montreal, Canada, is progressing well on plan.

Desktop Metal has raised a total of US$97 million in equity funding since its founding in October 2015, led by by GV (formerly Google Ventures).

The National Science Foundation in the US has approved a grant program to support 40 students from US institutions to attend POWDERMET2017.

The MPIF reports that programs are new available for POWDERMET2017 and AMPM2017.

LPW Technology Ltd will exhibiting at TCT Asia 2017, taking place in Shanghai, China, from 8–10 March.

US-based alloy steel materials producer QuesTek Innovations LLC has won the US Small Business Administration (SBA) 2016 Tibbetts Award.

Global aluminum and copper based powder producer Kymera plans to combine its brand names.

PM specialist GKN Powder Metallurgy plans to inaugurate a dedicated digital area for AM.

Global production of molybdenum increased to 132.0 million pounds in the third quarter of 2016.

Hardmetal specialist Kennametal reports Q2 sales of US$488 million, compared with US$524 million in the same quarter last year.

Zenyatta Ventures Ltd, which plans to produce graphite powder for powder metallurgy (PM), has appointed Sean Whiteford to its board of directors.

Katharine Morgan has been appointed president of ASTM International, one of the world’s largest standards development organizations.

The MPIF has selected industry veteran James P Adams to succeed C James Trombino as executive director/CEO.

PM association APMI International has announced the recipients of its 2017 Fellow Award.

European PM organization the EPMA reports that it will be running four extra events in 2017.

3D printing company Concept Laser reports an 88% increase in sales in the first half of 2016 compared to the same period of 2015.

A Gasbarre Furnace group company has recently installed ‘solitaire’ conveyor belt furnaces for the annealing of precious metals.

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