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ASB Website Update

Please visit ASB Industries newly designed Website with additional information, more pictures and larger print for improved function. Along with featured applications, the website has further resources to help recognize potential uses for diverse available materials using distinct surfacing technologies. ASB's web design company receives special recognition for superb work!

High Pressure Cold Spray

High Pressure Cold Spray

ASB Industries and Sulzer Metco

Join Together in Cooperative Agreement

ASB Industries has entered into a cooperative partnership with Sulzer Metco, one of the world's largest suppliers of thermal spray equipment, materials and related technologies. ASB will provide Sulzer Metco with a cold spray knowledge base, expanding the company's current product offering and opening doors into new areas of the industry.

Upcoming Conferences & Expositions

ASB Industries will be exhibiting at the following Conferences

Symposium on Thermal Spray Technologies
On May 2nd, Dr. J Karthikeyan of ASB Industries will be presenting Cold Spray Technology along with highlights in Cold Spray and Thermal Spray technologies on Wednesday May 2nd, 2012 at the Ohio Aerospace Institute in Brookpark, Ohio.

AIST-Association for Iron & Steel Technology
Atlanta, Georgia from May 7-10, 2012 at the Georgia World Congress. ASB will be located at Booth 334 exhibiting Thermal Spray Surfacing applications in the Steel Industry.

ITSC2012-International Thermal Spray Conference
Houston, Texas from May 21-23, 2012 at the Hilton Americas. ASB will be located at Booth 511 exhibiting Cold Spray Technologies along with thermal spray and cold spray services showing examples of applications.

North American Cold Spray Conference
Worcester, Massachusetts from October 30-November 1, 2012. Exhibition to include the ASB2000-2 Portable High Pressure Cold Spray System along with application and material discussion.

Plastic Injection Molding Screw

Injection Molding Screw

Featured Application

Feed Conveyor Screw

Feed Screw for plastic injection molding equipment carbide coated to extend wear life:
Identifying wear-the critical factor to recommend a customized surface for your application. Please link to our website to explore applications to gain insight for possibilities to improve part and equipment performance.

Featured Article Published

High Temperature Surfacing

Dr. J Karthikeyan, ASB's Chief Metallurgist had his article published in the January 2012 AM&P-Advanced Materials & Processes focused on high temperature Furnace Rolls in the Steel Industry. Research & development to production, these innovative series of coatings include high temperature wear resistant coatings using nano technology treatments to enhance pick-up resistance during production of carbon steel sheet processing.

Tungsten Carbide Surfacing

Tungsten Carbide Surfacing

Tungsten Carbide

Tungsten Carbide is the well-established material of choice for many severe wear applications. ASB Industries recognizes equipment and materials as critical considerations to provide high performance surfacing understanding cost impact. ASB recognizes that powder manufacturing process needs to be evaluated before material is used in our facility.

Featured Applications
  • Ceramic Seal Surface Rebuild and Protection
    Ceramic Thermal SpraySeal surfaces on rotating components may require a wear resistant surface against a seal material made of rubber, composite or metal ring to function in a multitude of applications. Corrosive, hard particles or friction along with--

    ASB Internal Study on Carbide Spray Materials

    Powder Study

    Materials  ASB purchases from suppliers is a key to providing a quality coating. Besides coating quality, there are other factors including surface finish results, material transformation through the thermal spray process and efficiency of material being depoisited.  The following is a study---

  • Saddle for Roll Contour Profile Measuring
    (Jan 23, 2023)
    Saddle Roller ProfilerWith your unique requirements our company continues to look at our current services to offer many options -surface modifications for both wear resistant thermal spray coatings and conveying rolls utilizing rubber and polyurethane roller coverings. Our company roots are providing wear resistant and rebuilding techniques using thermal spray technologies--

    Chirag Raval Joins Hannecard as Key Thermal Spray Specialist
    (Aug 27, 2022)
    Chirag  Raval Sr. Materials EngineerMr. Chirag Raval joins Hannecard Roller Coatings, USA as a key person who will lead Thermal Spray activities with process development and key quality for the entire Hannecard worldwide locations. HRC, a key acquisition by Hannecard brings a long history as a world leader in thermal spray and cold spray technology---