Transforming how everyday life is built

Kennametal brings together materials science, technical expertise, innovation and superior customer service to help the world fly, drive, power and build. Our tools, materials and wear-resistant solutions enable customers to run longer, cut faster and machine with greater precision. Kennametal is built for performance, and every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in nearly 100 countries solve problems and improve their competitiveness.

If customers can dream it, we can help them build it...and we have been for more than 85 years. Our customers trust us to solve difficult problems and do tough jobs, and they rely on Kennametal innovation to make it possible. Across various industries from aerospace, general engineering and transportation, to earthworks and energy, we’re always anticipating what’s next so we can give them an unparalleled advantage. We don’t just make a product; we deliver a solution.

Fiscal Year 2023 Innovation by the Numbers


20+ new innovative products commercially launched


100+ patents granted


1,800+ total active patents worldwide