Air Products is committed to helping metals processors around the world improve product quality, reduce operating costs, increase yields, and enhance processing windows. To drive these results, Air Products offers a range of industrial gases, equipment, and technology solutions for powder metallurgy and additive manufacturing, which the company will showcase at POWDERMET2015 in San Diego, Calif., from May 18-19.
Air Products will highlight its new equipment and technology solutions, as well as consulting services in the area of controlled atmospheres. Tradeshow attendees are invited to stop by the company’s booth 211 to speak with a knowledgeable representative about the challenges they face in their day-to-day operations. Air Products’ technical specialists can provide applications knowledge in a variety of processes, including powder production, sintering, heat treating, inerting, and additive manufacturing.
In addition, Air Products operates R&D laboratories in Allentown, Pa., where it can perform furnace testing, as well as cryogenic treatments for simulating, troubleshooting, and optimizing customer operations. Frequently used work tools include metallurgical examinations, atmosphere analyses, thermodynamic equilibrium, and diffusional calculations, as well as computational fluid dynamics modeling. Air Products provides customer support for ongoing operational efficiency, product quality improvements, and new process development projects.