Welcome to the European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) website. This website contains a wealth of knowledge on the Powder Metallurgy manufacturing process, as well as case studies, publications and details on industry related projects and events.

The Members Directory is one of the few online databases of Powder Metallurgy Companies and Research Centres located around Europe and not only.

We at the EPMA serve all types of member organisations, from metal powder, component and equipment producers…

EPMA Objectives

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) was formed in Brussels in 1989,
and has three key missions:

To promote and develop PM technology in Europe
To represent the European PM industry within Europe and internationally
To develop the future of PM

These objectives are achieved using a variety of means including industry promotion, training & education, networking & events and technology development.


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Meet our Board & Council

The association is governed by the Members, that elect a Council and a President. Among Council Members, a board is chosen, comprising the President, past Presidents and Vice Presidents, and a Treasurer.

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Mr Ralf Carlström

(Höganäs AB, Sweden)


Ms Adeline Riou


Vice President

Dr.-Ing. Ingo Cremer

Cremer GmbH, Germany

Vice President

Dr Steven Moseley

Hilti AG

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Vice President

Dr César Molins

AMES SA, Spain

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Vice President

Mr Matthias Voss

GKN Sinter Metals Engineering GmbH

EPMA publications website

Knowledge is key for progress

Find PM-related publications on the EPMA Publications website

Our new Publications website collects all publications edited by EPMA:

  • Euro- and World-PM congress proceedings
  • our “Intro to …” technology booklets
  • our “PM Showcase”
  • “Case Studies” booklets,
  • and many others.

Quite a number of them are free to download, so visit the website and choose those you prefer.