October’s top metal powder news stories

GKN Powder Metallurgy and Schaeffler’s partnership, the first metal AM alloy designed in the Middle East Carpenter and increasing base prices for specialty alloys were the most-read news stories on the Metal Powder Report website in October.

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1. GKN Powder Metallurgy and Schaeffler partner to drive permanent magnet supply chain

GKN Powder Metallurgy and motion technology company Schaeffler AG have announced their mutual commitment to advance the development of the permanent magnet industry in Europe and North America through a memorandum of understanding.


2. Abu Dhabi researchers develop first metal AM alloy designed in Middle East


Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute (TII) has unveiled a new portfolio of additive manufacturing materials – AMALLOY-HT.


3. Carpenter increases base prices for specialty alloys

Carpenter Technology Corporation is increasing base prices by an average of 7%–12% on new, non-contract orders across the majority of its premium products.