CoorsTek, Inc.

Safety & Security Equipment

CoorsTek Wins the Silver Edison Award for its CeraShield™ Ceramic Armor

Internationally renowned awards, inspired by Thomas Edison's persistence and inventiveness recognize innovation, creativity, and ingenuity in the global economy. GOLDEN, Colo., May 8, 2017 - CoorsTek, the world's leading engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that it has received one of the world's most prestigious international awards for innovation and innovators, the...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Spring-Energized Seal suits aerospace applications.

Featuring spring-energized sealing technology, MetaPlast® II products withstand high-vibration environments such as those found on aircraft akin to F-35/JSF and various Unmanned Combat Airborne Vehicles (UCAVs). Seals employ fatigue-resistant spring with optimized spring travel characteristics that promote performance in critical-duty applications. Design also compensates for side-load...

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Chemicals & Gases

Ultra-High Purity Alumina suits semiconductor applications.

PlasmaPure(TM)-UC Alumina offers extreme purity (99.9%) critical for semiconductor, electronic, and optical industries. Able to extend component life and reduce contamination, ultra-high-purity ceramic material exhibits etch resistance in corrosive chemistries, minimal sodium content, and dielectric loss tangent under 0.00002. Fine-grained material also exhibits corrosion resistance and minimal...

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Chemicals & Gases

CoorsTek Introduces CeraPure(TM) Ceramics for Medical Components

New family of ceramic materials combines high purity, durability and USP Class VI compatibility for wide range of medical and surgical applications. December 14, 2007- Golden, CO - CoorsTek, one of the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturers, today officially announced introduction of its new CeraPure(TM) line of ceramic materials developed specifically for medical and surgical...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Substrate suits thick-film applications.

Designed to address miniaturization and higher-power applications, DuraStrate consists of fine-grained (1.5-2.0 micron) microstructure material optimized for biaxial flexural strength, consistent thicknesses, camber flatness, and aged adhesion. Ceramic substrate material is designed for optimal performance in very thin (10-15 mil) varieties of thick-film substrates.

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Optics & Photonics

CoorsTek Introduces Diffuse Reflecting CeraLase(TM) Ceramics for Laser Equipment Components

New material combines high diffuse reflectance with the high-temperature durability of ceramics to provide superior performance in high power, solid-state laser applications. December 7, 2006 - Golden, CO - CoorsTek, one of the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturers, today officially announced introduction of its new CeraLase(TM) ceramic materials developed specifically for laser...

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Chemicals & Gases

Liquid-Phase Silicon Carbide suits severe applications.

PhaseSiC(TM), developed for severe-service oil and gas seal and valve applications, features elastic modulus of 420 GPa (ASTM-C848) and compressive strength of 3600 MPa (ASTM-C773). Characteristics of this fine-grained material include 3.20 gm/cc density (ASTM-C20), 5.6 MPa/m0.5 fracture toughness, and 480 MPa flexural strength (ASTM-C1161). Specific applications include high-speed (10,000 rpm),...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pulsation Dampener features maintenance-free design.

SurgeTek(TM) ZM-series (Zero-Maintenance) pulsation dampeners reduce up to 75% of pulsations caused by positive displacement pumps during compression stroke in down-hole pumping situations to smooth flow, extend part life, and minimize downtime. Each series member features direct-connection and maintenance-free features. Offered in 5, 10, and 15 gal capacity models, series comes in range of sizes...

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Safety & Security Equipment

CoorsTek Wins the Silver Edison Award for its CeraShield™ Ceramic Armor

Internationally renowned awards, inspired by Thomas Edison's persistence and inventiveness recognize innovation, creativity, and ingenuity in the global economy. GOLDEN, Colo., May 8, 2017 - CoorsTek, the world's leading engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that it has received one of the world's most prestigious international awards for innovation and innovators, the...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires BLS Textiles to Become Ballistic Door Panel Leader

Extends vehicle armour protection to law enforcement and security agencies OTTAWA, Ontario –Â- CoorsTek announced today that it has acquired the assets of BLS Textiles, Inc. of Cambridge, Ontario and will integrate the production equipment, technology, and existing contracts into its subsidiary DEW Engineering Development ULC (DEW). DEW is a well established leader in military vehicle...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires TMW - Tulsa Machine Works & Manufacturing

Acquisition significantly expands CoorsTek reach into the oilfield pump market GOLDEN, Colo.– CoorsTek, Inc., the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer supplying critical components to high-technology markets, today officially announced the acquisition of Oklahoma-based Tulsa Machine Works Manufacturing (TMW), a quick-turn crankshaft and industrial cranks manufacturer. Established in...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires ANCeram GmbH & Co. KG Technical Ceramics

Purchase to broaden EU presence and ceramic manufacturing capabilities including aluminum nitride components, brazing & metallizing, and high-strength silicon nitride substrates GOLDEN, Colo., May 1, 2012 - CoorsTek, the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, today officially announced the purchase of ANCeram GmbH & Co. KG of Bindlach, Germany. Known primarily for its extended range of...

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Company News

CoorsTek Launches on-Line Ceramic Tubes and Rods Store for Direct Sales

New site offers users more convenient path to order direct from manufacturer and save an introductory 10% on ceramic components GOLDEN, Colo., -- CoorsTek, the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, today officially launched a new on-line store offering direct sales of their ceramic tubes and ceramic rods. The site enhances customer convenience with on-line, 24-7 ordering, enables...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires Advanced Ceramics Business from BAE Systems

Additional facilities substantially expand ceramic materials and manufacturing capabilities GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 15, 2011 - CoorsTek, the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, today officially announced the purchase of BAE Systems' Vista, California advanced ceramics facilities. These three facilities total 106,000 square feet - adding to the more than three million square feet of...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires Saint-Gobain Advanced Ceramics

CoorsTek expands technical capabilities, product lines, and geographical reach GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 3, 2011 - CoorsTek, Inc., now the world's largest technical ceramics manufacturer, announced today the completion of the purchase of the advanced ceramics business of Saint-Gobain. Augmenting an already expansive market presence, CoorsTek now owns and operates 44 facilities on four continents....

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Mergers & Acquisitions

CoorsTek Acquires the Flowguard Pressure Control Business

CoorsTek to expand pulsation equipment markets including subsea oil and gas, chemical and pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and other industrial markets GOLDEN, Colo., Nov. 29, 2010 - CoorsTek, Inc., a large technical ceramics supplier and manufacturer of heavy-duty pulsation mitigation equipment for the oil and gas industries, today announces the acquisition of the Flowguard pressure control...

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Company News

CoorsTek Announces Alliance with IBS Paper Performance Group of America

IBS will offer sales, repair, and regrind services for CoorsTek ceramic elements used in pulp and paper industry. HILLSBORO, Ore., Feb. 19 -- CoorsTek, Inc., a large technical ceramics supplier and manufacturer of critical components for the pulp and paper industry and other high-technology markets, today officially announced its alliance with IBS of America, which authorizes them to sell,...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Spring-Energized Seal suits aerospace applications.

Featuring spring-energized sealing technology, MetaPlast® II products withstand high-vibration environments such as those found on aircraft akin to F-35/JSF and various Unmanned Combat Airborne Vehicles (UCAVs). Seals employ fatigue-resistant spring with optimized spring travel characteristics that promote performance in critical-duty applications. Design also compensates for side-load...

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