Slovakian PM company Gevorkyan has launched a new hardening operation and automatized its production, aiming to start 3D printing of metal components.

The company says that it will be able to offer powder metallurgy, metal injection molding, hot isostatic pressing, hardening and all kinds of secondary operations at one place. Gevorkyan has also started the automatization of its production in order to accelerate processes and be more effective. The company says that it wants to aim for Industry 4.0 and plans to launch 3D printing of metals during 2019.

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