Metal Powder Products Completes Acquisition of NetShape Technologies

Metal Powder Products LLC (“MPP”), a Mill Point Capital portfolio company, announced today that it has acquired NetShape Technologies Inc. (“NetShape”), a leading manufacturer and solutions provider of engineered metal components using powdered metal and metal injection molding (“MIM”) technologies headquartered in Floyds Knobs, IN.

Light Weighting of Structural Automotive Components Using High Strength Powder Metallurgy Aluminum Alloys

The intense effort by automotive companies to improve gas mileage and meet mandated CAFÉ Standards is aided by enabling vehicular mass reduction technologies. One area of such research is the application of appropriate powder metallurgy (PM) materials such as the alloys of aluminum, titanium, and magnesium. Each material option presents certain challenges that need to […]

MPP Featured in Lightweighting World

Aluminum powder metal was recently featured in the January/February issue of Lightweighting World magazine. The aluminum powder metal market continues to grow as automotive engineers take greater advantage of its capabilities in achieving weight reduction. MPP is recognized as the technology leader in aluminum powder metal and is ready to work with you to provide […]

Metal Powder Products to Advance Growth Initiatives under New Ownership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Metal Powder Products to Advance Growth Initiatives under New Ownership Millstein & Co. Acquisition Facilitates the Ongoing Expansion of Metal Powder Products Westfield, IN – May 5, 2016 – Metal Powder Products, a leading manufacturer of aluminum and ferrous powder metal components, announced today that it has been acquired by Millstein […]

MPP Receives Certificate of Excellence from General Motors

Metal Powder Products has received a Silver Supplier Status Certificate of Excellence from General Motors for consistent achievement of on-time shipping. The notification from GM stated the following: “Your organization has played an important role in our efforts to design, build and sell the world’s best vehicles. Your dedication and commitment to consistently perform above […]

MPP Adds Non-Destructive Testing Units

Metal Powder Products has added high-speed, automated, non-destructive testing units for high-volume production lines at company facilities. The units have been added at the end of the production lines to test for various characteristics, but without causing damage to the parts. The tests are a safeguard for ensuring part integrity. The testing units were added […]

MPP Installs Another New Furnace at Ridgway Facility

Metal Powder Products (MPP) has installed another 24” furnace at the Ridgway facility. Continued business growth necessitated the addition of the new furnace at the plant.  The new furnace will also add more flexibility to production lines and increase production capacity. “Our 2015 contracts have already impacted 2016 output,” said Jesse Azzato, Director of Operations. […]

New Furnaces Installed at Ridgway and Washington Street Facilities

Metal Powder Products (MPP) has installed two 24” furnaces at both the Ridgway and Washington Street facilities. The addition of two furnaces at each respective plant will help to support new business growth, increase production capacity, and add more flexibility to production lines. “The 24” furnaces were necessary for new contracts developed during 2015,” said […]