Article - 28 Feb 2001
Powders suitable for powder metallurgy processes can be manufactured using techniques such as reduction of oxides, atomisation, production from carbonyl derivitives, electrolytic production and...
Article - 31 Oct 2003
ADAM is the Advanced Aeroengine Materials project, aimed at developing materials for future aeroengines. The new project is described. Key interest include friction welding, single crystal alloys,...
Article - 31 Aug 2009
Understanding powder behavior during preparation, transfer, and filling of dies is important in powder metallurgy as each step influences the quality of the final component.
Article - 8 Apr 2009
McDanel Advanced Ceramic Technologies is a leading manufacturer of high quality advanced ceramics. Over half of our business is dedicated to engineering components specific to customers needs. This...
Article - 29 Aug 2003
Teck Cominco have developed a low cost process for the direct extraction of zinc from sulphide ores called HydroZinc. The hydrometallurgical process involves bioleaching and has a number of advantages...
Article - 24 Jul 2003
Metalysis is a spin-off company from the Cambridge University, set up to commercialise novel metal extraction technology. The patented technology, its advantages and applications are briefly...
Article - 17 Jan 2003
Researchers have found that the chips that are formed during the machining of metals consist of nanocrystals which are highly suited to manufacturing nanostructured materials with properties superior...
Article - 26 Jul 2002
Metal injection moulding is a variation on traditional powder metallurgy, with significant advantages which are outlined. The process is briefly explained and applied to a gas fitting flange, where it...
Article - 28 Sep 2001
Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is a forming process combining simultaneous heat and pressure to consolidate metal and/or ceramic powders. It produces fully dense materials and can bond materials that...
Article - 20 Aug 2001
Properties such as low density, good strength at elevated temperatures, high strength and excellent corrosion resistance have seen titanium used extensively in industries such as aerospace, process...