Lead Innovation Engineer
Andy Wright received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Pittsburgh where he studied Mechanical Engineering. Andy went on to work in many engineering related fields within the powder metal industry where he became proficient in skills such as efficient material handling, powder metal part design, LEAN manufacturing, APQP, and program management. Andy is currently the Lead Innovation Engineer at Atlas Pressed Metals where he leverages his design experience to offer innovative solutions to customers seeking to utilize powder metal technologies in new ways. He is one part of the Atlas Innovation Team, a group that pushes powder metal technology beyond the boundaries of what was previously thought possible.
Andy volunteers as the Vice Chairman of the local chapter of the (APMI) American Powder Metallurgy Institute International. APMI is a non-profit professional society which promotes the advancement of powder metallurgy (PM) and particulate materials as a science. Andy will assume the Chairman position of this organization in September 2021.
Get to Know Andy:
Andy enjoys hiking off grid and living with his “head in the clouds”… when he summits a mountain! When inside, Andy’s favorite past time is innovating interesting recipes – not necessarily based on any known recipe!
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"Atlas Pressed Metals is a great company to work with from quote to finished product. They have helped us redesign older parts to bring them to the 21st century and they are working great in our larger components. We have found that we do what Atlas says because they know their business. They are responsive to our needs, easy to work with, well versed in the trade, and provide high-quality parts. We are very pleased with our partnership with Atlas.”