Advanced Materials

Developments in smart materials to exotic metals
and alloys, ceramics, composites, engineered
plastics, metamaterials, and more.

IperionX to Produce Titanium Plate for Testing by U.S. Army

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—IperionX Limited reported that it will produce high-strength titanium plate for testing by the U.S. Army. The company recently executed a Test Services Agreement and Statement of Work with the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Ground...

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Materials Partnership Aims to Advance Mission to the Moon

6K Additive’s Nickel 625 powder is being qualified for use in Agile Space Industries’ A2200 engine PITTSBURGH and DURANGO, Colo.—6K Additive, a division of 6K Inc. that focuses on sustainable production of materials for additive manufacturing, and in-space propulsion...

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Evantic Acquires Plastic Distributors and Fabricators, LLC

The acquisition is reported to bring deeper expertise in strategic growth markets, including semiconductor, life sciences, aerospace and defense, and industrial. HOUSTON—Evantic, a portfolio company of Edgewater Capital Partners, has acquired Plastic Distributors and...

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Albany Engineered Composites Awarded U.S. Army Contract

The company will develop near-net shape 3D weaving technology for hypersonic applications. ROCHESTER, N.H.—Albany Engineered Composites (AEC), a subsidiary of  Albany International Corp., recently received a $4 million contract award from the U.S. Army in support of...

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