Production of metal powders began in 1995 with the production of 99.99%  (<100 ppm metallic impurities )  titanium powders utilized in sputtering targets for the manufacture of semiconductors.

Capacity was expanded in 1998 to add production of tantalum, niobium, and zirconium powders.

Today, Nova's capabilities include:

  • Production of fine mesh hydride and dehydride metal powders to 37 micron.
  • Material preparation and cutting.
  • Particle size analysis.
  • Toll processing of customer supplied material.


1102 S Commercial Way SE

Albany, Oregon 97322

Tel: 541.926.7475

Fax: 541.917.1078