The Canadian Government's National Research Council laboratory in Boucherville, Quebec, has been active in wide-ranging PM R&D and technology transfer for over 30 years. Consulting Editor Joseph Capus visited the facility to learn what topics were being pursued currently. Recent achievements include binder-lubricant developments, die-wall lubrication, and the creation of metal and non-metallic foams, patented Bioglass being the latest successful innovation.

This article appeared in the Jan/Feb issue of Metal Powder Report.

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