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Harper Designs Advanced Thermal System to Process Battery Materials for Prayon

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been awarded a contract for a high volume Rotary furnace system by Prayon, headquartered in Belgium. The innovative reactor will be used for drying and calcining of Prayon’s advanced iron phosphate powder, a key component of lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4 ) cathode materials...

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Asian Electronic Company Selects Harper for Two New Furnace Systems

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been selected by a leading Asian electronic components firm for the design of two high temperature Elevator furnaces for use in their production plant. The furnaces will sinter specialty ferrite materials processed at 1700°C in an oxygen atmosphere. Harper’s Elevator kiln...

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Harper Has Been Issued a New Patent
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Harper Has Been Issued a New Patent

Harper is proud to announce that United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent number 9,255,733 entitled “Oven for Fiber Heat Treatment”. The patent is for the process of maintaining consistent airflow within and outside of the tube while processing gasses. The primary air distributed inside of the tube is not affected by the secondary air that circulates around the tube,...

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Harper Awarded Major Contract for Nuclear Material Processing Equipment with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF)

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, was recently awarded a contract for a Pusher furnace line with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF). Harper’s relationship started with KNF over nineteen years ago with contracts to supply five new sintering furnace systems. Over the past two years, Harper’s Applications, Engineering Technology Groups...

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Harper offers tolling services.
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Harper offers tolling services.

As part of Ignite™ Research and Piloting program, Harper offers Toll Processing. TollingÂ- is suited for variety of atmospheres including air, inert gas, reducing atmospheres, and reactive gases. It is generally used for processing powders, pellets, and components. To ensure technical parameters during tolling operations are meeting same requirements as lab, Harper's team reviews...

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Chemicals & Gases

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

Buffalo, NY – Harper International is proud to announce initial data on its 3 meter wide production scale Oxidation Oven for carbon fiber manufacturing, demonstrating outstanding performance for key metrics including air velocity uniformity and temperature uniformity. Data was acquired at temperatures up to 280°C and air velocities up to 4 meters per second. One of theÂ- most...

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Material Testing Service uses microwave heating.
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Material Testing Service uses microwave heating.

As part of Ignite™ program, Harper International offers Microwave Testing for all non-metallic and electrically non-conducting materials in temperatures from 600–1,800°C. Typical applications include ceramic processing, powders, shaped ceramics, activated carbon, battery materials, and food processing. Microwave heating provides significant benefits over conventional heating since...

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Harper Awarded Contract for Multiple Furnaces by Chinese Research Institute for Thermal Processing of Advanced Ceramic Powders
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Harper Awarded Contract for Multiple Furnaces by Chinese Research Institute for Thermal Processing of Advanced Ceramic Powders

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has finalized a contract exceeding $3 Million USD for high temperature Vertical and Rotary reactors to support East China Research Institute of Microelectronics (ECRIM). The systems will be used in the production of advanced ceramic materials for applications requiring high thermal...

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Harper Partners with University of Colorado Boulder to Engineer Cutting-Edge R&D System for Advanced Magnesium Processing
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Harper Partners with University of Colorado Boulder to Engineer Cutting-Edge R&D System for Advanced Magnesium Processing

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has finalized a contract for a research scale high-temperature reactor to support University of Colorado Boulder's development of magnesium for lightweight vehicle parts. CU-Boulder was awarded a three-year, $3.6 million grant from the U.S. Energy Department's Advanced Research...

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Harper Awarded Multiple Projects Valued at ~$90M for Advanced Carbon Fiber Production Systems

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, a global leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, announces its selection by prominent international firms for major contracts to supply production scale Carbon Fiber processing plants. The multiple contracts include the industry’s most productive and efficient Oxidation Ovens, LT & HT carbonization furnaces, seamlessly integrated...

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Harper to Present at ICACC 2017 on Microwave Processing Technology

Harper International will be attending ICACC in Daytona Beach, Florida this January 22-27, 2017 at booth 317. Dr. Prasad Apte will be presenting on "Microwave Technology for Commercial Scale Processing of Materials" on January 25th at 3:20pm during the Novel Ceramic Processing III session. Learn more about the show here: http://ceramics.org/icacc2017 Harper International 4455 Genesee Street Suite...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Designs Advanced Thermal System to Process Battery Materials for Prayon

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been awarded a contract for a high volume Rotary furnace system by Prayon, headquartered in Belgium. The innovative reactor will be used for drying and calcining of Prayon’s advanced iron phosphate powder, a key component of lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4 ) cathode materials...

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Harper Teams with Oak Ridge National Laboratory on Carbon Fiber Project

Buffalo, NYÂ- - Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, announced that in partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) they have been awarded funding for a project through the U.S. Department of Energy Advanced Manufacturing Office’s HPC4Mfg Program. The Program was designed to spur the use of high performance...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Asian Electronic Company Selects Harper for Two New Furnace Systems

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been selected by a leading Asian electronic components firm for the design of two high temperature Elevator furnaces for use in their production plant. The furnaces will sinter specialty ferrite materials processed at 1700°C in an oxygen atmosphere. Harper’s Elevator kiln...

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Harper Has Been Issued a New Patent
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Has Been Issued a New Patent

Harper is proud to announce that United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent number 9,255,733 entitled “Oven for Fiber Heat Treatment”. The patent is for the process of maintaining consistent airflow within and outside of the tube while processing gasses. The primary air distributed inside of the tube is not affected by the secondary air that circulates around the tube,...

Read More »
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Awarded Major Contract for Nuclear Material Processing Equipment with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF)

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, was recently awarded a contract for a Pusher furnace line with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF). Harper’s relationship started with KNF over nineteen years ago with contracts to supply five new sintering furnace systems. Over the past two years, Harper’s Applications, Engineering Technology Groups...

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Harper offers tolling services.
Services

Harper offers tolling services.

As part of Ignite™ Research and Piloting program, Harper offers Toll Processing. TollingÂ- is suited for variety of atmospheres including air, inert gas, reducing atmospheres, and reactive gases. It is generally used for processing powders, pellets, and components. To ensure technical parameters during tolling operations are meeting same requirements as lab, Harper's team reviews...

Read More »
Chemicals & Gases

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

Buffalo, NY – Harper International is proud to announce initial data on its 3 meter wide production scale Oxidation Oven for carbon fiber manufacturing, demonstrating outstanding performance for key metrics including air velocity uniformity and temperature uniformity. Data was acquired at temperatures up to 280°C and air velocities up to 4 meters per second. One of theÂ- most...

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