09/10/2013

The Metal Powder Industries Federation is pleased to announce the inaugural conference on Additive Manufacturing with Powder Metallurgy (AMPM), May 18–20, 2014, Orlando, Florida.

08/01/2013

A “Call for Papers & Posters,” covering the latest developments in powder metallurgy materials, processes, and applications, has been issued for the 2014 World Congress on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials (PM2014), May 18–22, 2014, Orlando, FL.

08/01/2013

A “Call for Presentations” has been issued for MIM2014, the International Conference on Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics and Carbides, February 24–26, 2014, Long Beach, CA. The focus of the technical program is “Materials and Component Integrity.”

07/01/2013

Metal Powder Industries Federation has recognized orthodontic appliances as a Powder Metallurgy Landmark technology for its innovative use and contributions to the adoption of metal injection molding technology in the medical device marketplace.

06/26/2013

Winning parts in the 2013 Powder Metallurgy (PM) Design Excellence Awards competition demonstrate net-shape capabilities that contribute to energy and materials savings that enable more sustainable manufacturing.

06/25/2013

The PM industry started the New Year with a sense of confidence after continued growth in 2012, said Matthew Bulger, President, Metal Powder Industries Federation, in comments delivered at PowderMet2013.

05/15/2013

Supported by two leading tungsten industry trade associations (ITIA & RMA), a working group of tungsten refiners has established an Initiative that provides for industry members to demonstrate compliance with Security & Exchange Commission regulations.

03/01/2013

PowderMet2013, June 24–27, Chicago, Illinois, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation and APMI International, will highlight the latest developments and trends in metal powders, powder metallurgy processes, products, and applications.

10/15/2012

The Metal Powder Industries Federation has published the 2012 edition of MPIF Standard 35, Materials Standards for PM Structural Parts.

06/28/2012

The program committee for MIM2013, the International Conference on Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics and Carbides, has issued a “Call for Presentations.”

06/27/2012

Winning parts in the 2012 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards competition exemplify PM’s special engineering benefits.

06/27/2012

The online Global Powder Metallurgy Property Database (www.pmdatabase.com) has announced a just-launched upgrade to its storehouse of material properties.

06/11/2012

In all materials, process, and market sectors, the North American powder metallurgy industry has built on the growth momentum begun last year.

03/29/2012

“PM and MIM: Touching Your Life,” a new video showcasing the capabilities of metal injection molding, has been released by the Metal Injection Molding Association of the Metal Powder Industries Federation.

03/02/2012

PowderMet2012, an annual conference sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) and APMI International, will highlight the latest developments and trends in metal powders, powder metallurgy processes, products, and applications, June 10–13.

05/20/2011

Winners of the 2011 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards Competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation, were announced at PowderMet2011

05/19/2011

The North American powder metallurgy industry regained its growth momentum in 2010 after five dismal years of declining demand, reported Michael E. Lutheran, president of the Metal Powder Industries Federation at PowderMet2011

08/01/2010

Winners of the 2010 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards Competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation, were announced here at PowderMet2010

08/01/2010

After several years of declining shipments, mainly due to falling light vehicle production in North America, the metal powder industry has returned to its growth track, reported Michael E. Lutheran, president of the Metal Powder Industries Federation.

08/01/2010

The Metal Powder Industries Federation has identified variable valve timing (VVT) as a Powder Metallurgy (PM) Industry Landmark technology for its innovative and significant use of PM parts.

08/01/2010

A new Sustainability Initiative, defining the ways in which the powder metallurgy part-forming process is a “green” technology, the Metal Powder Industries Federation, has released a new report titled, “Powder Metallurgy—Intrinsically Sustainable.”

04/01/2010

Powder Metallurgy: The Preferred Metal-Forming Solution, a new video showcasing the fabrication capabilities of the various technologies known collectively as powder metallurgy, has been released on DVD by the Metal Powder Industries Federation.

11/29/2009

The 2010 edition of Standard Test Methods for Metal Powders & Powder Metallurgy Products has been published by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF). The 130-page publication contains 39 standards covering metal powders, PM parts and products.

10/28/2009

Granta Design and the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) have announced that the groundbreaking Global Powder Metallurgy Property Database (GPMPD) will be made available as a data module within the GRANTA MI materials information system.

09/01/2009

The Metal Powder Industries Federation offers new information on specific PM parts applications in North American, European, and Asian light vehicles under three categories: engine, transmission/transfer case, and body/chassis.

09/01/2009

The Metal Powder Industries Federation has published the 2009 edition of MPIF Standard 35, Materials Standards for PM Structural Parts. The 84-page standard contains new information on many of the materials used to make powder metallurgy parts.

06/30/2009

Winners of the 2009 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards Competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation, were announced in Las Vegas at PowderMet2009, the 2009 International Conference on Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials.

06/29/2009

“We can view the current state of the powder metallurgy industry through short-term fear-tinted glasses or as long-range opportunities,” reported Mark C. Paullin, president of the Metal Powder Industries Federation during the PowderMet2009 Conference.

05/11/2009

The Metal Injection Molding Association, a trade association within Metal Powder Industries Federation, announced the launch of a new Web site, www.mimaweb.org, to promote the benefits of metal injection molding (MIM) as a part-manufacturing technology.

12/08/2008

The new Powder Metallurgy-the Preferred Metal-Forming Solution brochure contains updated data on designing and specifying powder metallurgy (PM) parts, engineering properties, selecting materials, finishing operations, designing for PM, and much more.

03/03/2008

The Metal Powder Industries Federation has just announced the launch of its e-learning program. The courses on powder metallurgy (PM) are designed to help companies involved in any phase of the PM industry with their workforce-training requirements.