Thermal Spray

We feature a complete range of technical capabilities for dimensional restoration, protective coating application, and surface finishing.

Our expert staff with over 30 years of combined experience is available 24/7 for critical thermal spray applications in-house and in the field at your convenience. Whether you need dimensional restoration or a solution to mitigate wear, erosion, corrosion, and/or high temperatures, we can help extend the service life of your problem parts to save you money. Fast Turn Around Available — often same day!

Capabilities

  • High Velocity Oxygen Fuel (HVOF)
  • Atmospheric Plasma Spray (Non-transferred Arc)
  • Combustion Flame Spray
  • Grinding
    • – Cylindrical (OD/ID)
    • – Spherical
    • – Surface
  • Super Finishing – down to 2 RMS
  • Metal Lock / Metal Stitch
  • Field Service

Applications

  • Babbitt Bearings
  • Cast Iron Repair
  • Chrome Alternative
  • Hydraulic Rams
  • Roll Resurfacing
  • Rotating Equipment
    • Shafts & Shaft Sleeves
    • Bearing Journals & Seal Dia.
    • Housing & Stuffing Box Bores
    • Case & Wear Rings
    • Blowers, Fans, & Impellers
  • Valves
    • Gates & Balls
    • Seats, Stems, & Trim Sets
    • Spring Aluminizing

Common Coatings

  • Carbides
    • Tungsten and Chrome Carbides
  • Ceramics
    • Aluminum & Chrome Oxides
  • Metals & Metal Alloys
    • Aluminum / Aluminum Bronze, Babbitt, Brass, Mild Steel
      Molybdenum, Nickel Alloys, Stainless Steel
  • Any commercially available coating can be applied per
    customer specifications

Coming Soon:

  • Praxair JP8000 HP/HVOF System
    • Constant Process Monitoring
    • Closed Loop Mass Flow Controls
    • Particle Velocities Higher than any available Gas Fueled
      HVOF Device
    • Coatings > 0.5” with Micro Hardness > any other HVOF
      Process
    • Extremely High Coating Density increases wear and
      corrosion resistance vs. other HVOF Processes