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Alcoa Acquires RTI International Metals

Alcoa Acquires RTI International Metals

Lightweight metals leader Alcoa today announced that it has completed the acquisition of RTI International Metals, Inc., a global leader in titanium and specialty metal products and services for the aerospace, defense, energy and medical device markets. The merger, announced on March 9, became effective today. [More]
3D Printed Aerodynamic Handlebars Help Sir Bradley Wiggins to Break the World Hour Record

3D Printed Aerodynamic Handlebars Help Sir Bradley Wiggins to Break the World Hour Record

On Sunday 7th June 2015, Sir Bradley Wiggins broke the World Hour Record with the help of 3D printed super lightweight and aerodynamic handlebars developed at the University of Sheffield’s Mercury Centre, in conjunction with Pinarello. [More]
Shape Memory Composite Helps Design Customisable Footwear for Women

Shape Memory Composite Helps Design Customisable Footwear for Women

A consortium of EU-funded project Demo ShopInstantShoe has developed a novel modifiable female shoe using a unique memory shape composite consisting of Nitinol material and leather. [More]
Safe, Dissolvable Magnesium Alloy Surgical Clip Could Reduce Postoperative Complications

Safe, Dissolvable Magnesium Alloy Surgical Clip Could Reduce Postoperative Complications

Researchers at the Kobe University have developed a safe, dissolvable surgical clip made of a magnesium alloy. This unique clip has the potential to reduce risk of complications after surgeries, and difficulties faced while performing diagnostic imaging. [More]
Women in Titanium Committee Approves Group’s Charter and Lays out Initial Near-Term Goals

Women in Titanium Committee Approves Group’s Charter and Lays out Initial Near-Term Goals

“Women in Titanium” (WiT), a new committee administered by the International Titanium Association (ITA), held its first meeting on Feb. 27, and officially approved the group’s charter and laid out an initial slate of near-term goals. [More]
ITA Calls for Papers to be Presented at TITANIUM 2015 Conference

ITA Calls for Papers to be Presented at TITANIUM 2015 Conference

International Titanium Association (ITA), Denver, CO, has issued a “Call for Papers” to be presented at the TITANIUM 2015 Conference, which will be held October 4-7, 2015 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort, located at 9939 Universal Boulevard in Orlando, Florida USA. TITANIUM 2015 is the International Titanium Association’s 31st annual conference. [More]
Global Titanium Dioxide Market Forecast to Grow at 4.02% CAGR Over The Period 2014-2019

Global Titanium Dioxide Market Forecast to Grow at 4.02% CAGR Over The Period 2014-2019

Titanium dioxide is used as a pigment in a wide range of products in various sectors and industries because of its outstanding ability to impart whiteness, brightness, hiding power, and durability. [More]
AOL’s This Built America Features Titanium Powder Manufacturer, Puris

AOL’s This Built America Features Titanium Powder Manufacturer, Puris

AOL’s This Built America editorial series is traveling the country to spotlight companies in each state for their role in re-imagining and rebuilding American manufacturing, and Puris, LLC debuts this week, representing the state of West Virginia. The titanium powder producer launched in early 2014 to meet growing demand for high-purity titanium powder in additive manufacturing, including 3D printing. [More]
Megatron Sputtering System Produces Coatings with Improved Surface Quality

Megatron Sputtering System Produces Coatings with Improved Surface Quality

Scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films IST in Braunschweig, Germany, created the Megatron sputtering system that can produce a completely new range of coatings with better surface quality. [More]
Researchers at Ohio State University Create the World's First Solar Battery

Researchers at Ohio State University Create the World's First Solar Battery

Researchers at Ohio State University have created the world's first solar battery by combining a battery and a solar cell into one hybrid device. [More]