about gkn powder metallurgy
Our profound knowledge, vast experience and holistic thinking are the drivers for our customers’ success. We are your engineering partner for breakthrough innovations with the power to change the world.
Powder Metallurgy 2.0
We’re passionate and committed and as your engineering partner we aspire to create solutions that nobody thinks of right now. Making the lives of our customers better through powder metallurgy by solving the world’s most challenging metal based problems – that’s what moves us forward.
Powder Metallurgy 2.0 – more than just manufacturing
We think different, grow smart and shape the future with a long-term focus. New markets arise due to disruptive technologies and we look forward to exploring them. We make the lives of our customers better through Powder Metallurgy and stay ahead with new business models, advanced technology and digital shopfloors.
We strive to be the best in class. Therefore, we are constantly expanding our profound knowledge based on years of experience. There is always a smarter way of doing things and a more holistic solution. We never stop improving our efficient and sustainable technologies.
We have already connected more than 1,100 machines on our shopfloors and learned to handle large pools of data to taking a pioneering role to drive the systems even further, benefiting the entire industry in terms of digitizing our company and our offers.
We answer the need for more advanced and integrated solutions from design to production and build dynamic relationships with our customers to create better and more sustainable products. It’s the combination of close personal support and technical pioneering spirit that makes us successful.
We learn from each other as well as from our customers and turn creative ideas into great ones. We foster a culture of forward-thinkers who innovate, collaborate, solve problems and design the future. Together with our customers we enable progress, empower ideas and push reality forward.
At GKN Powder Metallurgy we are more than 7,000 forward-thinkers striving to find solutions to the world’s problems. To us, change and innovation are an opportunity to succeed.
What we do
We provide high precision metal solutions by shaping ideas from metal powder into solid and high performance components for automotive and industrial applications. Providing leading powder metal expertise and enormous process experience, we transform ideas into innovative products for our customers.
GKN Powder Metallurgy comprises GKN Sinter Metals and Hoeganaes.
GKN Hoeganaes is the world leader in the development and production of atomized metal powders, producing 285,000 tons of powder per year.
We lead the PM industry in developing powders that allow the production of parts with more complex geometries, higher densities, and improved dynamic properties.
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GKN Sinter Metals is the world’s leading manufacturer of precision power metal products, producing 11 million parts per day.
Our people are developing and manufacturing product solutions with passion and a constant drive to deliver superior quality and the best value for our customers.
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Additive Manufacturing is one of the fastest developing technologies changing the metal shaping industry.
We are one of the main players industrialising this new disruptive technology. By combining our expertise with metal powder, AM design and manufacturing as well as our engineering services, we are making Additive Manufacturing available for automotive and industrial applications.
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GKN Powder Metallurgy’s Executive Team is responsible for the long-term success of the Division, focusing on meeting Powder Metallurgy’s strategic objectives in a sustainable and responsible manner.
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