Top 10 Heat Treating Solution Companies - 2019
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Top 10 Heat Treating Solution Companies - 2019

The rise of productivity and efficiency in the manufacturing industry can be attributed in part to the advances in heat treatment. The rising awareness of the environmental impact and the need for optimization of cost is encouraging robust innovation, leading to the development of more efficient furnace designs. Manufacturing organizations are seeking to enhance their productivity by improving the specific strength of products, reducing friction, and optimizing energy consumption.

The utilization of sensors is facilitating enhanced monitoring and visibility to manufacturers. By computerizing the essential functions of heat treatment, organizations are improving quality, reducing labor, and eliminating human intervention in processes ranging from delivery management to furnace control. The evolving surface treatment techniques and accurate mathematic modeling will empower manufacturers to meet client specifications with ease.

Inspired by the innovative trends revolutionizing the industry, this issue of Manufacturing Technology Insights is elaborately crafted to assist you in fostering productive partnerships and improving the performance of manufacturing industries through the implementation of revolutionary lean techniques. In this edition, we have compiled a list of top 10 heat treating solution providers to highlight the companies making significant contributions to the manufacturing world.

Equipped with robust and innovative technological capabilities, these solution providers are set to transform the manufacturing landscape. This edition also blends thought leadership, from subject-matter experts with real-life stories, on what selected vendors are doing for their clients, including exclusive insights from CIOs and CXOs. We hope it brings enhanced innovation and growth in your organizations.

We present to you Manufacturing Technology Insights’, “Top 10 Heat Treating Solution Providers – 2019.”

Top Heat Treating Solution Companies

CeramSource has made its unique impression in the heating industry with high quality, refractory, fiber insulation, and graphite products. The company is consistent in offering its services while also ensuring they are aligned to the needs of its clients and vendors. It offers and myriad of products starting from insulating firebricks, alumina brick, magnesia chrome brick, ceramic, glass, cement, ceramic fiber blanket, graphite sheets and foils, to fabrication modules for ceramic fiber, blanket, paper, board and strips. CeramSource upholds the vision of solving problems while expanding its outreach to every potential clients and building strong partnerships along the way

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SECO/VACUUM Technologies (SVT) is a subsidiary of SECO/WARWICK, a technology leader in innovative vacuum heat treatment furnaces and related professional services in North America. As a diversified company, SVT specifically serves the vacuum heat treatment, brazing, sintering, and metallurgy markets by providing standard and custom equipment solutions. The company primarily focuses their products to serve aerospace and defense contractors as these markets depend heavily on best-in-class heat treatment of critical components. Starting in 2017, SVT has quickly established a strong presence in the U.S by launching a company that is solely focused on vacuum furnace technologies and is now ranked second in delivering state-of-the-art vacuum furnace systems in only its third year of operation

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Bloom Engineering

Bloom Engineering

Bloom Engineering, is a combustion oriented company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, serving primary industries with global energy and environmental solutions. Bloom provides quality combustion products, services, and systems in the steel, aluminum, process heating, and specialty metals industries. The company specializes in problem-solving through custom engineering of industrial burners, combustion systems, controls, and refractory products. It enables customers' long-term success by providing combustion products, systems, and services that achieve optimal productivity, efficiency, and environmental performance. Their global team delivers this with industry-leading expertise and innovative solutions

Bodycote

Bodycote

Bodycote is the leading and most respected provider of heat treatment and specialist thermal processing services worldwide. The company provides thermal processing services that are a vital link in the manufacturing supply chain and value-adding and proprietary specialist technologies that offer unique solutions for a variety of applications. It serves the aerospace, defence, automotive and energy markets, with a focused network of globally coordinated facilities, attuned to these customers’ specific needs and requirements. They are capitalizing on selected technologies to provide customers with the ability to create innovative and differentiated products. Through their quality, delivery, reliability, and technical problem solving, Bodycote delivers the highest level of customer service

CENOS

CENOS

CENOS standing for “Connecting ENgineering Open Source” highlights its new software approach focusing on induction heating applications. The company makes simulation affordable and easily available for everyone by connecting the best of open source tools into a simple interface with focused applications including induction heating, single-shot hardening, scanning heating, high-frequency heating, DC applications, and more. CENOS platform technology enables affordable simulation available for small to mid-size companies by connecting third-party open-source algorithms in one seamless user experience. Further, the platform saves 80% of costs and time spent on physical tests

Diablo Furnaces

Diablo Furnaces

Diablo Furnaces produces heat-treating furnaces that meet the needs of customers without costing a fortune. The company holds a unique place in the market as one of the heat treating solution providers in the United States who can complete custom furnace design. Diablo has an extensive portfolio of high-profile customers with whom it works on a project and ongoing bases to provide reliable heat treating solutions and services. Their solutions are well-known for affordability and customization. Diablo’s team of industry veterans and engineers build a heat-treating solution that will meet the demands of any job at a price one can afford

Fluxtrol

Fluxtrol

Fluxtrol Incorporated, an alliance of Fluxtrol Manufacturing and Centre for Induction Technology, helps to attain optimal induction heating solutions using the proprietary magnetic materials, scientific knowledge, engineering experience, and innovative solutions. Heat treating includes analysis of coupled electromagnetic and thermal phenomena during induction heating of steels and other materials, methods of computer simulation, material properties needed for simulation and growth of new processes, and their tests in the laboratory. Their recent study ranged from the initial analysis of coupled electromagnetic, thermal, structural, and mechanical phenomena in bodies of simple geometry to the simulation of stress and deformation dynamics

Industrial Steel Treating

Industrial Steel Treating

Industrial Steel Treating Company (IST) is one of the largest and most modern production heat treatment companies in North America. They service metal parts manufacturers with clean heat treat processing. Quick and reliable, their goal is to satisfy the requirements; they will not let their clients down. They pledge to continually improve their products and service to meet or exceed the customer’s needs. They are also committed to prevent pollution and to improve its Environmental Management System continually. They offer to comply with all relevant Federal, State, and Local environmental laws and regulations

Quality Steel Treating

Quality Steel Treating

Being a Certified FAA Repair Station, Quality Steel Treating provides expert heat treating, brazing, and metal processing services to help the customers build high-performance products, machines, and components. From defense and aerospace to magnetic shielding, to automotive and marine, they work with a vast range of complex and regulated industries to deliver on-time, consistent results to each customer’s exact designations. Quality Steel Treating is popular for Expertise in Metallurgy and Superior Craftsmanship. They have also been handling a wide range of metals and alloys in a variety of vacuum and non-vacuum environments

UltraFlex Power Technologies

UltraFlex Power Technologies

Ultraflex Power Technologies offers advanced and innovative digitally controlled induction heating technology in the industry. The supple output circuits and adaptive tuning power supplies feature the widest load matching and frequency ranges on the market. It ensures that the customers’ changing load conditions can be precisely matched to the equipment, which widens the operating efficiency and minimizes process deviation. Its products have been designed with customers in mind, allowing for smooth operation and finite process control. Its power supplies are rated as per the RF output power, not the input line power