Home Markets Aerospace MATERION SOLUTIONS ADDRESS THE EXTREME CHALLENGES OF THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY Few environments are harsher than those encountered in aerospace applications. Extremes in temperature, friction and vibration can threaten the integrity of mission-critical components. Materion offers a host of aerospace solutions designed to address the challenges associated with the unforgiving environments faced by aerospace customers including: High performance alloys for commercial bushings and bearings Plastic tooling alloys Precision optics X-ray materials Aerospace coatings MEETING THE UNIQUE NEEDS OF AEROSPACE CUSTOMERS FOR MORE THAN 70 YEARS Lighter, stronger, more durable - these are just some of the needs that Materion has been helping our aerospace customers meet for more than 70 years. Materion scientists and mechanical engineers collaborate to develop advanced materials solutions that can withstand extreme physical and environmental conditions, such as: Refractory coatings protect leading edge surfaces like turbine blades and nose cones Temperature and abrasion-resistant tiles shield spacecraft upon atmospheric reentry Custom chemical synthesis and manufacturing processes produce proprietary materials for advanced applications Expert guidance on material selection speeds development time and reduces development costs Materion’s technical experts are continually exploring new ways of advancing today’s technology to meet tomorrow’s challenges. MATERION OFFERS UNPARALLELED EXPERTISE AND CAPABILITIES The collaborative R&D partnerships of Materion engineers and scientists help speed time to market through the sharing of research, development and test activities. At Materion, we understand the importance of investing in people and their ideas, and of helping develop those ideas into new products. Our unique capabilities and expertise includes: Customized solutions to meet performance challenges. If existing material compositions cannot provide what our customers need, we can develop new ones that do Custom particle sizing and packaging addresses individual process needs and eliminates handling and storage concerns Only Materion has the capacity to provide key materials in any quantity, anywhere in the world. Scalable manufacturing solutions supply small research laboratories, worldwide mass production facilities, and every size operation in between. Contact Our Team to learn more about our aerospace solutions and capabilities.