LPW demonstrating metal powder control and traceability at Rapid.Tech

LPW PowderTrace hopperLPW Technology is showcasing its pioneering metal powder hopper, PowderTrace, to a European audience at Rapid.Tech in Erfurt, Germany between 20th and 22nd June at stand 2-725.

“PowderTrace has been designed to meet manufacturers’ demands for traceability and control of metal powders, and has the potential to greatly reduce the risk of contamination in metal AM,” says Phil Kilburn, LPW’s Commercial Director.

LPW Technology celebrates 10 years of Additive Manufacturing innovation

LPW past, present and future: an original powder container, the innovative PowderTrace hopper, and the 2017 apprenticeship team

Established in 2007 by Dr Phil Carroll, LPW Technology Ltd is this month celebrating 10 years of developing, processing and supplying high quality metal powders and creating innovative software solutions for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry.

“In the last decade LPW has seen rapid growth,” says Phil.  “We value our ability to think ahead.  The company has developed a comprehensive range of products and services, including the development of new alloys, and of PowderLife, an innovative suite of hardware and software systems that control risk in critical manufacturing processes for industries including aerospace, automotive, biomedical and energy.

LPW’s team raising money for Cancer Research UK

LPW raisning money for Cancer Research UK

LPW’s Charity & Social Committee is celebrating after smashing through its £300 fundraising target for Cancer Research UK.  Every one of the determined nine-strong team completed the tough 5k Pretty Muddy® course on Sunday May 7th in Victoria Park, Warrington.

After scaling an A-frame, climbing over hurdles, scrambling under nets and through a mud pit, the team was tired, dirty but exhilarated to hear that their Just Giving page had registered over £864 of donations, with a further £102 pledged.