EPMA recently attend and presented at the Advances in Particulate Engineering for Defence, Safety and Security Applications event organised by IOM Communications Ltd on behalf of the Particulate Engineering Committee and Defence, Safety and Security Committee of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.
The one day intensive workshop focussed on the Defence, Safety and Security industries and the challenges of ensuring product capability and reliability under a range of extreme conditions involving temperature, pressure, friction, wear, corrosion, stress and impact. The event showcased the ability of the particulate materials industry to provide elegant and practical solutions for the needs of a wide range of challenging defence, safety and security related applications. Dr. Lionel Aboussouan EPMA’s Executive Director presented an Overview status and trends in the European PM Industry.
‘This was an interesting and stimulating workshop on particulate materials in the defence sectors and the applications that can be produced' explained Andrew Almond, EPMA's Marketing Manager. He added 'Although the workshop was based in the UK, at TWI Ltd, the programme contained a range of international speakers, which provided positive networking opportunities.'