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Powder applications news, August 2015

Makin Metals has appointed Michael Yan as its East Asia sales manager, representing China, Korea and Japan.

Optomec has signed a distribution agreement with Viwa to represent its LENS range of 3D metal printers in Mexico and Central America.

The World PM2016 Call for Papers is now available to download on the event website.

The MPIF says that its recent Basic PM Short Course held at State College, Pennsylvania, USA, was a success.

The Blok Group has invested in two laser melting additive manufacturing (AM) systems from Concept Laser.

The MPIF has now published the proceedings of the International Conference on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials.

Berkshire Hathaway is to acquire PM component manufacturer Precision Castparts Corp (PCC) for around US$37.2 billion.

Kennametal has reported sales of US$2,647 million for 2015, compared with US$2,837 million last year.

The International Molybdenum Association (IMOA) has published a new brochure exploring the contributions that molybdenum makes to sustainable development.

Umicore has posted half year revenues of €1,348.9 million (excluding metal) compared to €1,207.2 million in 2014.

Global production of molybdenum fell to 128.8 million pounds in the first quarter of 2015, reports the IMOA.

The AMC 2015 will offer two factory tours at the Local Motors Microfactory and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory manufacturing demonstration facility.

TWI and Lloyd’s Register Energy are presenting a joint industry project in the UK focused on the certification of AM components.

Stackpole International is to be acquired by Johnson Electric Holdings Limited, a global manufacturer in electric motors and motion subsystems.

Sundar V. Atre has joined the US University of Louisville, as Endowed Chair of Manufacturing and Materials.

GKN plc has agreed to acquire Fokker Technologies Group BV from Arle Capital for an enterprise value of €706 million (£499 million).

Two separate US University of Pittsburgh research projects have been awarded more than US$1.7 million by America Makes.

Registration is now open for the Powder Metallurgy Post-Sintering Seminar run by the MPIF.

The MPIF has selected a paper to receive the 2015 MPIF Howard I. Sanderow Outstanding Technical Paper Award.

Ford Motor Company has presented the GKN Sinter Metals Plant in Pimpri, India with its Q1 award for supplier excellence.

U.S. Metal Powders (USMP) has announced that Colin DeVille has joined its subsidiary Poudres Hermillon SARL as general manager.

Renishaw plc has announced the appointment of Clive Martell, former president and CEO of Delcam, to a new role as head of global additive manufacturing.

Hoeganaes Corporation is to be a Gold Sponsor of ASME’s AM3D Conference on Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing.

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