ALD Vacuum Technologies is the world’s leading provider of VIGA and EIGA inert gas atomization furnaces for spherical superalloy, titanium and specialty metal powder production. In addition, ALD’s VIM, cold wall induction and plasma cold hearth refining systems produce ingot and bar feedstock from master melts and revert powder.
ALD designs, engineers, and produces advanced vacuum metallurgy and heat treatment furnace systems involving many different technologies of interest to AM. Close cooperation with well-known manufacturers and OEMs have strengthened ALD’s capabilities as a supplier of key technologies to demanding aviation, power generation, environmental, photovoltaic and automotive markets.
As part of AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V., Netherlands, ALD employs approximately 900 people in 10 countries.