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
APP Completes construction of a new state-of-the-art MIM facility at 301 Enterprise Drive
APP invents advanced statistical process control for MIM operation
APP supplies over 1 million components to the OEM market
APP completes expansion of modern MIM facility, more than doubling MIM capacity
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
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