Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) has awarded Arcast Inc a contract to supply a gas atomization system that can produce fine, spherical, reactive metal powders. The specialized system can reportedly handle a wide range of metals and alloys that are of interest to the national laboratory and other government agencies.

‘We are very proud to have been chosen for this work and of making a contribution to our country’s capabilities in these challenging areas of science,’ it added in a press release.

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