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We are always keen to include PCM related news and events, that would be of interest and benefit to other members and visitors to this website.

If you would like your news to be published on our news page, please contact Catherine Flaherty by phone: (508) 385-0085 or email: cflaherty@pcmi.org.

In Memoriam | Heimeran von Stauffenberg

In Memoriam

HeimeranPCMI is sad to report that Heimeran von Stauffenberg has passed away. He was an integral part of PCMI, and we will miss him very much.

He was Chairman and controlling shareholder of Metaq GmbH, Germany, a leading European manufacturer of chemically machined components and assemblies.

Heimeran served on the PCMI Board of Directors for many years, and as President from 2007 –

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Virtual Fall Conference Offers Value for Sponsors

Sponsor Now

The PCMI Virtual Conference sponsorship offers excellent value that will augment the networking generally provided by an in-person meeting.  The virtual platform will reach an increased audience and offer more opportunities to develop brand awareness and interaction with target customers in the PCM industry.

Your business networking will take place at your company’s virtual trade show booth, customized to promote your product or services.The PCMI Virtual Conference Sponsorship Program costs only $500.

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Virtual Fall Conference Offers Opportunity to Register Multiple Staff for One Low Fee

Great Value

The PCMI Virtual Conference will feature technical presentations, on-demand access to all recorded sessions, group interaction and discussion, and a sponsor/trade show component. Moreover, you can attend the Virtual Conference without having having to travel and or pay for accommodation expenses generally required for PCMI international meetings.

PCMI has created a fee structure for the Virtual Fall Technical Conference to give members the chance to register more staff affordably.

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PCMI Virtual Fall Conference | October 19 – 21, 2020

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The PCMI Virtual Conference was held from October 19 – 21, 2020.  The Conference included live technical sessions that  explored emerging technologies to enhance processes and operations, networking platforms, and on-demand access to all recorded sessions.


Special Thanks to Conference Sponsors


Educational Access
While live attendance is best, the virtual conference provided access to all educational sessions no matter what timezone you are in.

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Check Out the PCMI Online Library!

online library

The PCMI Library contains hundreds of publications that cover a broad range of subjects from process information and latest equipment technology through to market applications of the PCM process. These publications include electronic copies of journal archives and general PCM-related informational articles.

For PCMI members the publications are free, but everyone can download a sample for FREE!

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Introducing Product Showcase | New Member Benefit

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PCMI continues to provide members with new ways to expand the knowledge of photo-chemical machining (PCM) capabilities.

Our newest member benefit is the Product Showcase, designed to present sample parts and descriptions, and illustrate that PCM is a preferred manufacturing process for many industries.

As we receive your product photo and description, we will create your exclusive showcase, upload it to the PCMI website, and then share it in a campaign on the Institute’s social media platforms.

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Orbel Corporation Receives Nadcap® Accreditation for Heat Treating


Nadcap® recognizes Orbel Corporation for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality

Orbel Corporation announces that it has received Nadcap® accreditation for Heat Treating.

“Orbel is committed to advancing our capabilities to offer top quality products for our mission critical customers. Attaining NADCAP is a stake in the ground that proves our dedication to our customer base,” said Ken Marino, President and CEO of Orbel Corporation.

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