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November 17, 2016
Fort Wayne Metals Expands and Improves SLT® Wire Line

Fort Wayne Metals has expanded their SLT® Wire line, re-designed with lean principles and advanced technology to give customers a leading edge through efficiency gains

October 10, 2016
Fort Wayne Metals not affected by BASF explosion

Medical Materials supplier Fort Wayne Metals has announced that the company is not directly affected by a recent explosion at a BASF chemical plant in Ludwigshafen, Germany

February 10, 2015
With Velocity Custom, Fort Wayne Metals serves customers faster.

Fort Wayne Metals has announced a service designed to allow customers to significantly reduce the lead time for virtually any wire, strand, cable, or assembled component they might need.

October 1, 2014
Get your wire faster with Velocity

We know that sometimes, there's just no substitute for speed. With the Velocity program, we will ship your wire in three business days or less. Find out more and place your order here.

July 15, 2014
Fort Wayne Metals develops the strongest CP Grade 4 Titanium ever

Thanks to 4TiTUDE™ from Fort Wayne Metals, you no longer have to choose between the beneficial properties of commercially pure Titanium and  the strength of alloyed Titanium such as TiZr or Ti 6Al-4V ELI.

May 12, 2014
Silk™ Nitinol: nothing is smoother.

Fort Wayne Metals announced the availability of Silk™ Nitinol during the SMST Conference on May 12, 2014. This material achieves a surface roughness of 3µin RMS or less with no visible oxide. This means that using Silk™ Nitinol can eliminate the need for mechanical or electropolishing.

February 12, 2013
Fort Wayne Metals unveils new bobbin design for braiding applications

February 7, 2013, FORT WAYNE, IN—Fort Wayne Metals is unveiling this week Endura™ bobbin, its innovative new bobbin product designed for braiding applications.

April 26, 2012
Fort Wayne Metals' production not impacted by explosion at Evonik plant

April 26, 2011 - While the explosion of an Evonik production facility in Marl, Germany has had a sicgnificant impact on the availability of cyclododecatriene (CDT), it will not disrupt Fort Wayne Metals' production in any way.

February 1, 2012
Fort Wayne Metals' Retirement Plan Recognized

FORT WAYNE, IN—Every year, the editors of PLANSPONSOR magazine, the industry's leading resource for pension and benefit related news, recognize plan sponsors that demonstrate leadership in providing a more secure retirement for workers. This year, finalists include corporations like dairy producer Land O'Lakes, Lufthansa German Airlines, the global computer security provider Symantec Corporation – and Fort Wayne Metals.

July 14, 2011
Fort Wayne Metals gains trademark registration for NDR®

FORT WAYNE, IN. – As implantable medical devices keep getting smaller, it is becoming more and more challenging to produce wire that combines decreasing diameters with the fatigue strength required for critical implant applications. This is why Fort Wayne Metals has developed the patent-pending NDR® process for which it has now gained trademark registration.