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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 our Executive Director, Catherine Flaherty by phone: (508) 385-0085 or email: cflaherty@pcmi.org.

“Right First Time” Photochemical Machining of Stainless Steels via Control of Ferric Chloride Chemistry

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PCMI has published “Right First Time” Photochemical Machining of Stainless Steels via Control of Ferric Chloride Chemistry by Emeritus Professor David Allen, Cranfield University, UK.

The paper was originally presented at the PCMI Spring 2018 Meeting held in Gävle, Sweden.  It was also published in the PCMI Journal in December 2018.

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PCMI Spring 2019 International Technical Conference

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The hotel deadline is April 17, 2019.
The PCMI Spring International Technical Conference will be held from May 18 – 22, 2019.  The Conference will be held at the Mercure Chantilly Resort (Formerly Dolce Chantilly Hotel) in Vineuil-Saint-Firmin, France.

 

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Conference Facility Tours

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Each PCMI conference offers attendees the chance to tour industry related facilities. In Long Beach, California, attendees had the change to visit  E. Jordan Brookes Company, a copper based metals and engineered plastics supplier and Phibro-Tech, Inc, a recycler of permitted waste primarily from the electronics industry.

The E.Jordan Brookes Company was started in 1936 as a manufacturer’s representative of metallic tubular materials and fittings.

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2018 PCMI Short Course

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The A-Z of Photochemical Machining

Professor David Allen presented a Short Course at the 2018 Fall Conference held in Long Beach, CA.

The course covered both technical and economic aspects of PCM and the “buzz words” of PCM from A to Z in an informative but light-hearted approach, as the course was intended as an enjoyable experience in addition to being an educational exercise.

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