Company History

2000

APP wins “the Big $25,000 Idea” award/grant from Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central & Northern PA for their MIM business plan.

Donald F. Heaney co-founds Advanced Powder Products, Inc.

APP invents MIM process for stainless steels and carbon steels

2000
2002

APP component wins “Consumer Acceptance” award at National Hardware Show 2002

APP Completes construction of a new state-of-the-art MIM facility at 301 Enterprise Drive

2004
2005

APP obtained ISO 9001 Certification

APP invents advanced statistical process control for MIM operation

2007
2009

APP supplies over 1 million components to the OEM market

APP completes expansion of modern MIM facility, more than doubling MIM capacity

2010
2011

APP obtained ISO 13485 Certification

Donald F. Heaney co-wins the MVEDP Entrepreneur of the Year Award

2012
2014

APP invents protoMIM®
– a low cost, high speed method of manufacturing MIM components.

APP becomes solely owned and controlled by Donald F. Heaney

APP invents printalloy® — a metal powder printing technology that has the same metallurgical properties of MIM

2015
2016

APP completes another ultra-modern MIM facility expansion with the addition of a toolroom, again doubling MIM capacity

APP earns the position of 3919 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 List

2016
2000

APP wins “the Big $25,000 Idea” award/grant from Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central & Northern PA for their MIM business plan.

2000

Donald F. Heaney co-founds Advanced Powder Products, Inc.

APP invents MIM process for stainless steels and carbon steels

2002

APP component wins “Consumer Acceptance” award at National Hardware Show 2002

2004

APP Completes construction of a new state-of-the-art MIM facility at 301 Enterprise Drive

2005

APP obtained ISO 9001 Certification

2007

APP invents advanced statistical process control for MIM operation

2009

APP supplies over 1 million components to the OEM market

2010

APP completes expansion of modern MIM facility, more than doubling MIM capacity

2011

APP obtained ISO 13485 Certification

2012

Donald F. Heaney co-wins the MVEDP Entrepreneur of the Year Award

2014

APP invents protoMIM®
– a low cost, high speed method of manufacturing MIM components.

APP becomes solely owned and controlled by Donald F. Heaney

2015

APP invents printalloy® — a metal powder printing technology that has the same metallurgical properties of MIM

2016

APP completes another ultra-modern MIM facility expansion with the addition of a toolroom, again doubling MIM capacity

2016

APP earns the position of 3919 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 List