Specializing In: Atomization technologies, powder optimization for Additive Manufacturing, metal injection molding, cold isostatic compaction, hot pressing, die compaction, sintering. Development of powders and processes for use in sputtering targets for solar, battery, and electronic applications. World leader in the development of P/M technologies for precious metals.
Services Offered: Atomization trouble shooting and optimization. Contract R&D and pilot scale operations for proof-of-concept P/M part fabrication for conventional and non-traditional materials. Powder production of small batch runs using gas, water, and oil atomization. Laboratory and pilot scale metal injection molding, cold isostatic compaction, induction hot pressing, die compaction, controlled atmosphere sintering. Dilatometry, powder size analysis, powder classification.
Testing Facilities: Versatile and integrated 15,000 sf facility includes in-house gas, water, and oil atomization systems; powder classification including sonic, ultrasonic, and conventional sieving; particle size analysis equipment (Microtrac, sieve, FSS); MIM equipment for mixing, molding, debinding, and sintering; die, isostatic, and hot pressing; dilatometry, metallographic equipment, optical microscope; macro and micro hardness testing; torque rheometers, high energy milling, and machine shop services.