Arcast Inc. and Arcast Materials Division, Oxford, Maine, USA, have achieved certification to ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D for the manufacture and sale of metal powder and castings for commercial, aerospace and defence applications. Arcast stated that it built its new materials division around these quality management systems to ensure its ability to meet the industry’s most demanding requirements.
The new certification means that Arcast’s metal powders, as well as its casting products, can now be sold to a wide range of markets, including aerospace, with the confidence that it can meet the quality standards required by its customers. With its growing capacity to produce as atomised titanium alloys (along with other challenging metal alloys) with a D50 of 30-40 µm from a range of low-cost feedstock, Arcast states that it an offer a complete solution for Additive Manufacturing, Metal Injection Moulding and other Powder Metallurgy markets.
“Our ultra-clean and high-performing processing method offers the highest possible quality powder and is now backed up by a quality standard that matches it,” commented Sasha Long, Arcast Vice President.