BUILD June 2017

BUILD / June 2017 15 Contact: Alexander Sakratidis Email: [email protected] Company: Höganäs AB, Digital Metal® Visiting address: Verkstadsgatan 12 ZIP code: SE-263 39 City: Höganäs Country: Sweden Web Address:, Main phone: +46 42 33 80 00 Making More with Less g Höganäs short facts • Established in 1797 as a coal mining company • 2,500 customers in 75 countries • More than 1,500 products, mostly customer specific, from 13 production centres • Around 700 granted patents • Turnover 2015: 7,590 MSEK • 1,800 employees • Owned by FAM and Lindéngruppen Did you know? Höganäs’ has developed their own 3D metal printer using their proprietary technology, Höganäs Digital Metal®. The Digital Metal® technology is suitable for production of small components and provides high surface finish, tolerances and resolution. The rapid development of 3D metal printing opens the door for new possibilities with freedom of design. The Höganäs Digital Metal technology is also well suited for serial production. Did you know? Höganäs was the first company to successfully reduce iron ore into sponge iron and later pioneered the field of Soft Magnetic Composites (SMC). Did you know? Among many things, our metal powders can be used as recyclable media to remove contaminants from drinking water.