Boeing HorizonX invests in Gamma Alloys

November 1, 2017 at 11:37 AM
Boeing HorizonX said today it has invested in Gamma Alloys, which aims to develop advanced metal-matrix composites. “This investment by Boeing HorizonX Ventures, which was established earlier this year, is its first in advanced materials and machining development and applications,” the company said. The Valencia, CA-based Gamma Alloys was founded in 2008. Boeing said the company is “pursuing breakthroughs in nano-reinforced aluminum alloys, where the aluminum is reinforced with microscopic particles, or nanoparticles. “These alloys provide increased stiffness, improved wear...

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