Medical Industry

The medical industry faces consistent demands for high and consistent product quality, production reliability  and traceability. Selecting a tool steel that handles demanding materials and reduces the need for tool maintenance will ensure that production keeps going. Selecting the right tool steel for your application is just the first step. The correct design, treatment and use will add additional tool life and productivity. This is why we offer our customers complete solutions and a one-stop-service for tool steel, heat treatment, PVD-coatings and additive manufacturing of metal tools.

Tool Steel

  • Medical Forging: Solve serious failure issues such as gross cracking by offering superior toughness.
  • Medical Injection Molding: Polymer technology has advanced to a stage where conventional tool steels struggle to cope with increased demands.
  • Medical Pill Manufacturing: High volume production requires consistency and reliability.
  • Medical automation: The automation of process within the medical sector can present a multitude of challenges. Reliable steel selection can ensure downtime, maintenance and related costs are kept to a minimum.
Uddeholm - High Performance Tool Steel for Injection Moulding

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Medical Industry Solutions Brochure

Download our new brochure for Medical Industry Solutions (.pdf) and learn more about how we can support this critical industry with technical tooling solutions.

Additive Manufacturing

From concept to finished component, voestalpine Additive Manufacturing Centers provides a one-stop shop for you Additive Manufacturing needs. AM Metal Powders, design, prototyping and finish part production are all part of our offer.

PVD Coatings

Applying a PVD coating to the right tool steel can add both new properties to the tool or component or enhance them. Through voestalpine eifler Coatings, we offer state of the art equipment, broad range of PVD coatings, exceptional lead times and expertise.

Heat Treatment

The correct heat treatment of a tool can have significant impact on its performance and tool life. Ensure you get the most out of your investment by using voestalpine Thermo-Tech or one of our heat treatment partners.

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