Press Release: Problems in Additive Metal Manufacturing

Nine measurable factors in metal powder feedstock that need the industry’s attention.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: Equispheres today released a whitepaper detailing results from ongoing studies regarding the importance of feedstock powder properties with respect to additive manufacturing mechanical performance and speed of production. “The Additive Manufacturing industry has long understood that certain bulk characteristics of …

Press Release: Leading Analyst Firm Predicts 36% Annual Increase In Aluminum Powder Requirements For AM Market By 2023

The industry analyst states novel metal powder producers, like Equispheres, are positioned to meet demand.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: A new Technology Spotlight recently produced by industry analyst IDC and sponsored by Equispheres dissects and examines trends, technologies, and challenges related to the metal AM market. The resulting paper predicts the demand for aluminum powder in …

Press Release: Equispheres Prioritizes QA Processes With Major R&D Partnerships on the Horizon

Equispheres gains ISO 9001 certification, sets sights on international markets.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: Equispheres today announced successful completion of ISO 9001 certification. Meeting the international standard for quality management was a natural next step for Equispheres as the company continues to aggressively scale to meet retail demand for advanced additive manufacturing metal powders. “Quality, reliability, …

Press Release: Clean Tech Fund Accelerates Efficiencies In Automotive And Aerospace Industries With Metal Powder Innovation Investment

Equispheres announces $8 million in funding received from SDTC to scale production.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: Equispheres, a materials science innovator based in Ottawa, Canada, today announced they have been awarded funding and support from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC). SDTC helps Canadian entrepreneurs accelerate the development and deployment of globally competitive clean technology solutions. Equispheres …

Press Release: Unique Powder Outperforms In Additive Manufacturing Aerospace-Ready Quality Tests

Test results on powder developed by Equispheres, exceed expectations, demonstrating ability for AM production of lighter, stronger parts, faster than ever.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: Equispheres today released the results from the first phase of powder testing by a facility specializing in the certification of materials for aerospace, space and defense applications.  The results confirmed Equispheres’ …

Press Release: Sintering Aluminum Alloys With Binder Jet Printer Technology Unfeasible Until Now

New research out of McGill University on powder developed by materials science technology company, Equispheres, has major implications for mass production in additive manufacturing.   OTTAWA, ONTARIO: Equispheres, in partnership with McGill University, today announced the results of extensive testing which found Equispheres’ aluminum alloy powders suitable for sintering with binder jet technology.  These findings have …

Press Release – BDC to invest $8-million in Kanata-based Equispheres

Montréal, February 19, 2018 – BDC, Canada’s only bank devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs, is pleased to announce an $8-million investment in Kanata-based advanced materials firm Equispheres. The investment is part of BDC’s 700-million, five-year commitment announced last January to help high-potential Canadian cleantech firms with market-ready technology or products meet the capital-intensive needs of scaling and achieving timely growth.

Press Release – Minister of Environment and Climate Change visits Equispheres

OTTAWA, January 22, 2019 – The Honourable Catherine McKenna (Minister of Environment and Climate Change) toured Equispheres’ new facilities today to view the company’s newly-commissioned atomization reactors and learn about the environmental benefits of Equispheres’ ultra-homogenous metal powder designed for use in Additive Manufacturing.