November 11, 2019
The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) has confirmed dates for the Euro PM2020 Congress & Exhibition, which will take place in Lisbon, Portugal, from October 4–7, at the Lisbon Congress Centre (LCC). »
November 11, 2019
The Powder Metallurgy Association of India (PMAI) has announced dates for its International Conference on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials & Exhibition 2020 (PM20). »
November 9, 2019
A Call for Papers has been issued for OZ-20, the 11th German-International Symposium on Nanostructures, iset to take place from March 1–3, 2020, in Olpe, Germany.»
November 8, 2019
Magna International of America, Inc., based in Troy, Michigan, USA, has been awarded a grant by the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) for a collaborative project with the Illinois Institute of Technology»
For over three hundred years, Fukuda Metal Foil and Powder Co., Ltd, has manufactured metal powders in Kyoto, Japan. As one of the oldest metal powder producers worldwide, the company has a rich history and continues to develop new materials and processes to meet present-day challenges.
International PM consultant Dr Yoshinobu Takeda visited Fukuda and reports on the company’s past and present as an innovator in the global metal powder industry.
As the world’s first manufacturer of gerotors and gerotor pumps, Nichols Portland has more than 85 years of continuous experience in the manufacturing, design, application, testing and validation of these products. Although Nichols Portland is known globally for its fluid transfer technology, the company also supports industries with a range of PM components.
In this report, Randy Lessard, the company’s VP / General Manager, reviews the history of Nichols Portland and discusses its commitment to producing precision PM components.
The winners in the 2019 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation, were announced during the POWDERMET2019 International Conference on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, June 23–26, 2019.
Here, we present the Conventional ‘press and sinter’ PM components that received either Grand Prizes or Awards of Distinction.