Powder innovation in other areas

Additional Industries

Inspiring industries with metal powder solutions

At Höganäs, we help our customers utilise innovative powder solutions that not only reduce material and energy consumption, but also improve the performance of final products. In areas as diverse as magnetic paint and iron fortification, we believe metal powder technology can provide a cost-effective alternative across a huge variety of industries.

As the world’s largest supplier of metal powders, with in-depth experience across numerous application techniques, our expertise is wide and varied.

Höganäs is at the forefront of 3D printing in the healthcare sector, providing durable metal powder solutions for customised medical implants and complex surgical tools. For the past 70 years, we have designed powders for welding consumables, meeting the precise specifications of a diverse range of customers. Our fine iron powder is even used to fortify food, helping to combat anaemia.

In the agricultural sector, our resilient surface coatings have dramatically improved the operating life of harvest equipment and ground engagement tools. More recently, Höganäs has devised a low-density powder that offers greater design flexibility, making it suitable for sintered armour plates used in body armour, among many other product components.

Ultimately, we believe the opportunity for innovative and sustainable powder metallurgy knows no bounds, and it is our mission to help a wide variety of industries realise its full potential. 

Main areas of expertise

  • Pioneers of metal powder for additive manufacturing, enabling lighter components, reduced environmental impact and faster time to market. 
  • Close working relationships with customers to help them problem solve and realise the potential for powder solutions.
  • Diverse experience in a range of application techniques across a broad spectrum of industries.

Os pós metálicos contribuem para um desenvolvimento sustentável

A tecnologia de pós metálicos oferece inúmeras oportunidades; ela não só permite aos nossos clientes reduzirem o seu consumo de materiais e energia, como também os ajuda a utilizar novas e melhores técnicas, que torna os produtos finais mais eficientes e mais baratos.

Acreditamos que o potencial inerente aos pós metálicos pode ser utilizado em uma escala muito mais ampla do que a atual. Também não nos resta dúvidas de que os pós metálicos podem contribuir para um desenvolvimento sustentável. Com as soluções em pós metálicos, podemos contribuir para solucionar muitos dos desafios enfrentados pela sociedade, tais como a escassez de recursos e de água potável e a necessidade de energias renováveis.

“Inspiramos a indústria a fazer mais com menos porque queremos criar um mundo sustentável para as gerações futuras.”