Where Will The Next Metal Innovation Come From?

Where Will The Next Metal Innovation Come From?

Thursday, 16th of February 2017

At certain key points in history, scientists and inventors have accelerated the production of metal dramatically. There will be many demands on future manufacturing, stretching both our production and environmental limits. A new advancement in material and

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The Great Big Rhino Project 2016

The Great Big Rhino Project 2016

Tuesday, 12th of July 2016

Austen Knapman Ltd are proud to sponsor Paignton Zoo’s Great Big Rhino Project this year. The company has signed up to sponsor a unique piece of three-dimensional public art – a life-size model rhino!

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Aluminium - Helping The Global Economy

Aluminium - Helping The Global Economy

Tuesday, 27th of January 2015

It's quite refreshing to have a firm grasp on the material that will literally be paving the future. A global industry that affects many facets of our daily lives, aluminium shines bright in everything from consumer packaging to aircraft bodies, and it helps

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5 Recent Advancements in Metal Technologies

5 Recent Advancements in Metal Technologies

Thursday, 22nd of January 2015

Like all good science and technology, the latest advancement in metal technology will never be the final word. Each new discovery opens up countless more avenues, and as we accumulate more problems that only metal can solve, the finest minds in physics and

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Aluminium Even Better Than Thought, Report Says

Aluminium Even Better Than Thought, Report Says

Tuesday, 28th of October 2014

First produced in 1827 by Friedrich Wohler and originally more valuable than gold, since the Hall–Héroult smelting process allowed for large-scale production of aluminium it’s been a mainstay of engineering and the most widely used non-ferrous metal.

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