Custom Manufacturing Services

Consulting Services

Sample Processing

Sample processing is providing a finish on a sample part through a process of testing to achieve the specifications required. The testing establishes the process or processes which meet the customer's requirements. These processes can be many different types including tumbling, blasting and more. The way we approach the sampling process is by concentrating on listening, very carefully and truly...

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Drilling Services

Aker Solutions Wins 'Cat D' Drilling Equipment Contract

28 March 2012 - Aker Solutions has received a Letter of Award from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), to supply a further two drilling equipment packages to the 'Category D' drilling rigs the yard is building for the rig operator Songa Offshore. Contract value is undisclosed. The development of the Cat D semi-submersible drilling rigs has been initiated by Statoil, the international...

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Photovoltaic Metallization enables low temperature processing.
Metallizing Services

Photovoltaic Metallization enables low temperature processing.

Suited for solar cells built on thin film photovoltaic substrates, whether flexible or stainless steel, DuPont(TM) Solamet® PV416 can be processed at temperatures less than 140°C. Silver paste material provides printed conductivity of 10 mW/sq at 25 microns, low contact resistance of 3 mW.cmÂ-², and line resolution of less than 100 microns. These are key properties for optimized...

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Finishing Services

Six Hints to Make Your Finishing Process Faster

Often times, individuals are aware that their process for finishing parts isn't efficient, but they don't know how to begin to fix it. We've put together an outline of six steps that will each assist in reducing the time it takes to finish your parts. 1. Examine Your Production Line For Efficiency Opportunities. Are the parts you are finishing in your facility reworked or scrapped frequently?...

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Chemically Accelerated Surface Finishing
Treatment Services

Chemically Accelerated Surface Finishing

How Accelerate Surface Finishing (ASF) Works ASF uses a surface active compound that forms a soft film on the surface of the metal part. Nonabrasive media removes the soft film from the high or peaks of the part surface leaving the valleys untouched. The soft film is removed, exposing a new metal surface which will reform the soft film. This continuous forming and removal of the soft coating...

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Production Machining for the Medical, Defense, and Aerospace Industries
Machining

Production Machining for the Medical, Defense, and Aerospace Industries

Precision. This is the most fundamentally critical element to the process of production. And in no industries is precision production machining more essential than in the medical/pharmaceutical, defense and aerospace industries. Indeed, the precise and exact dimensions of the final components utilized in these applications can mean the difference between life and death both in the surgical suite,...

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Composites

Hexcel and Web Industries Join Forces in Europe

Web Industries to set up composites converting operation at Hexcel's Stade, Germany, facility MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and STAMFORD, Conn. - Hexcel Corporation (NYSE: HXL), a leading manufacturer of advanced composite materials, and Web Industries, a leader in custom manufacturing and development services for flexible materials, are pleased to announce the signing of a long-term Supply Agreement under...

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Extrusion Services

High Quality Look of Metal in Plastics

Crescent Plastics, Inc. - High Quality Look of Metal in Plastic Extrusions Do you need a light weight and low cost alternative to metal? Extrusions that look like Brushed Aluminum, Stainless Steel, or Bronze? CRESCENT CAN DO IT! We have developed a plastic profile extrusion which has the look of metal. Not only did this innovative look solve a major retailer's problems with sharp metal edges and...

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Tube Fabrication and Bending Services

8 Inch Diameter Tube Bending and Fabricating

Bassett Industries is proud to announce the ability to bend, fabricate, and laser cut 8 inch round and 8 inch square tubing! We recently added the machinery to handle large diameter tubing to compliment our already existing tube bending and fabricating capabilities that previously maxed out at 6 inches. Production of 8 inch tube fabricating is well under way and we look forward to providing this...

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Additive Manufacturing Systems

3D Printing Is Merged with Printed Electronics

Revolutionary Smart Wing" created for UAV model demonstrates groundbreaking technology from Stratasys and Optomec Frankfurt - (Nasdaq: SSYS) Stratasys and Optomec Inc. today announced that the companies have successfully completed a joint development project to merge 3D printing and printed electronics to create the world's first fully printed hybrid structure. The first project, the development...

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