No false modesty: We at GKN Sinter Metals are at the forefront of trends and innovation. We have a clear vision of what’s to come – and we’d like to share and discuss our points of view, ideas, plans and achievements with you.


Rapid prototyping enabled by Additive Manufacturing, high-density storage of hydrogen in metal hydride tanks: the team at GKN Sinter Metals is bringing game-changing technologies to life. We’ll keep you updated on the latest trends and applications.

Behind the Scenes

People – Products – Processes. We’ll take you behind the scenes of these three main pillars of GKN Sinter Metals and give you insights into our way of creating innovations – always from a very personal perspective.


Soft magnetic composites unveil lightweight potential for integrated E-pumps

Automotive electrification continues to progress with the development of hybrid and all-electric drivetrain concepts to replace mechanical or hydraulic subsystems with electric solutions. In 2017....

Additive Manufacturing

GKN offers interactive 3D Printing quotes with InstAMetal Platform

3D Printing has seen great opportunity growth because of the ability to manufacture individual pieces without a full product launch. At GKN our team saw this popularity grow with our customers, so...


GKN joins innovative partnership to progress future

As industries move toward electrification and hybridization, GKN partners with organizations like Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow (LIFT) to keep a progressive edge on the future market.


Electric pumps: An increase in vehicle efficiency

Automotive electrification started in a modest way: as convenience items, like electric windows and door locks. Now, CO2 requirements have tightened and more electrified subsystems are...

Additive Manufacturing News

Pioneering Additive Manufacturing in metal powder materials development

One of the most exciting aspects of Metal Additive Manufacturing is that we have nearly limitless possibilities ahead of us. We can tap a virtual treasure trove of materials to optimize our AM...

GKN Additive Manufacturing in Pittsburgh

3D printing event in Pittsburgh: All-round success for InstAMetal

It was a whirlwind four days at the RAPID + TCT industry event in Pittsburgh for us, where we exhibited as GKN Additive Manufacturing for the very first time. We launched the beta testing phase of...


Additive Industries and GKN: A Perfect Match for Metal Additive Manufacturing

Just four months ago, GKN Sinter Metals became the first automotive supplier in the world to begin series production with 3D printing – thanks to the MetalFAB1 AM machine from Additive Industries....


Digital enterprise – we’re igniting the digital boost

In Europe the Seven Years’ War is raging, Joseph Haydn’s first works are premiered and the first signs of the Industrial Revolution are becoming apparent. What does the year 1759 have to do with...


We’re anticipating a hot summer!

Product & Process Engineer, Marketing Manager, Business Development Director and now Global Marketing Director: in my 13 years with GKN, I have already taken on quite a few roles. It's true that...

What our innovations mean for the future

135 exhibitors, fascinating presentations and intensive dialogue: the CTI Symposium in Berlin lived up to its reputation as the most important gathering of international transmission specialists.


Two-day workshop – A look into the future

Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) is not simply ordinary technological progress. This innovation will change all of our lives. Of course technology enthusiasts like me sometimes get carried away...

We show the future at the industry’s who’s who event

The CTI Symposium in Berlin is the ultimate industry barometer. From December 5 – 8, 2016, the German capital is where newest innovations will be presented, trends discussed and future prospects...