Learn More Learn More Learn More Learn More About Contact Us Request Quote Materion Performance Alloys is a leading global supplier of high-performance specialty alloys, including copper-beryllium, nickel-beryllium, and beryllium-free alloys such as ToughMet® alloy. OUR HIGH PERFORMANCE ALLOYS SUCKER ROD COUPLING WHITE PAPER In field tests, wells with ToughMet® 3 TS95 sucker rod couplings needed fewer workovers & had on average a 21% increase in production & 37% improvement of system efficiency. Full Results in our White PaperWHITE PAPER ON IMPROVING ENGINES "Improving Engine Performance with High Performance Alloys" this paper includes data showing how valve seats, valve guides and compression rings made of specialty alloys increase part life and engine efficiency. Download the Engine White PaperFEATURED ALLOYS PerforMet® alloy, a copper-nickel-silicon-chromium alloy that outperforms other types of valve seat, piston ring and guide materials. Read more about this breakthrough powertrain material. ToughMet® TS 130 alloy, a new temper of high-strength ToughMet alloy, offers 10 percent greater ductility with a yield strength of 140 ksi. And it's non galling, non magnetic, and corrosion resistant. Read more or download the ToughMet TS alloy datasheet. RESOURCES TO HELP YOU LEARN MORE GUIDE TO HIGH PERFORMANCE ALLOYS Updated Guide! Download our comprehensive 84-page Guide to High Performance Alloys for even more details about physical and mechanical properties, machining recommendations and more for all our standard alloys.TECHNICAL RESOURCES Our library of Tech Briefs covers a range of topics related to our alloys. Learn about tensile properties, formability, machining recommendations and more. Visit our Tech Brief library for a complete list of available resources. Most Popular Tech Briefs & Reviews Technical Review: Analysis of ToughMet® 3 Alloy and Cu-14Ni-3Al Anti-friction Behavior of Selected Copper-based Bearing Alloys Heat Treating Copper Beryllium Parts Galling Resistance of 25 Alloy and ToughMet® 3 Alloy when Self Mated and Mated with Various Metals QUALITY CERTIFICATIONS We are committed to providing products that exceed our customers' expectations, See a list of our Quality System Certifications. NEWS ABOUT OUR PRODUCTS RECENT NEWS & ARTICLES Read our new oil and gas case study to see how our team of experts worked with a customer to analyze a competing material’s failure in a valve used for drill stem testing. The analysis also includes a comparison of the competing material to our Alloy 25. Watch World Oil's Webinar, Artificial Lift & Production Optimization Forum: Fall 2019. In this webinar, learn how our materials extend the life and increasing the ROI of artificial lift and other oil and gas equipment ToughMet alloy couplings are a field proven solution that contributes to improved system efficiencies and extended run times in rod lift systems. Read the Hart E&P Artificial Lift Techbook. Read World Oil's article on ToughMet Sucker Rod Couplings. Using these couplings in wells in the Permian improved oil production, optimized rod lift efficiencies and increased system efficiency. Read The American Oil & Gas Reporter's article on the newest solution for artificial lift systems: Materion's VRGB Coupling. The VRGB coupling can extend pump runs and protect production tubing from wear. Get more information about our oil & gas solutions.METAL VALUES For more information on the latest values of our metals, see the Metal Value report. STANDARD BULK PRODUCTS For more information about the standard bulk products we offer, see the Standard Bulk Product List.