14,000 Sq. Ft. Expansion, New Equipment Position PMF for Increased Business
PMF Industries completed a new, 14,000 sq. ft. expansion that includes a hot-spinning operation and space for a Class 1000 clean room as well as the company’s existing mechanical polishing, electropolishing, and passivation functions. Along with the company’s new flowforming equipment, which can produce flowformed parts up to 48 inches in diameter, the expansion positions the company for increased business in the aerospace, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, microelectronics, and defense industries as well as the energy and transportation sectors.
PMF Flow Forms APU for Military Helicopter
PMF is currently in the manufacturing phase for a new design of an auxiliary power unit (APU) for a military helicopter. The APU is a small turbine engine that provides the power necessary to start the aircraft's main engines.
PMF Wins Oro Award
PMF Industries, Inc., recently received the 2009 Oro Award from Sandia National Laboratories. PMF was one of 15 suppliers to receive the award, which recognizes 100% quality and delivery performance.
PMF Racing Team Runs into Hard Luck at the Susquehanna 500
Hard Luck was the theme for the PMF team this year. They completed the time trials in a fairly good time even with some carburetor problems, but during the races things really started to go wrong.