Investment casting plays a pivotal role in automotive manufacturing. Citimetal has both a manual and a semi-automatic production line, with the latter able to produce more than four million pieces a year
Choosing between a mechanical or an electrical solution usually requires compromise. However, Saleri’s dual-mode electromechanical water pump (EMP) combines the benefits of today’s mechanical pumps with the benefits of electrical ones.
The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) will be distributing its range of free powder metallurgy publications, including introductory guides to additive manufacturing, hot isostatic pressing, metal injection molding and press and sinter, as well as EPMA’s Spotlight on PM guides featuring case studies from industry sectors such as automotive, aerospace and medical.
The evolution of engine design requires components with a high stiffness-to-inertia ratio, fatigue durability, high fuel pressure or temperature resistance with complex geometry that allows compact packaging.