High-Temperature Alloys Used in Furnace Design

Thermal processing is a critical step in the preparation of an enormous range of finished and intermediate goods, including automobile parts, aerospace, electronics, oil and gas, even pharmaceuticals. Few final products make it to market without having undergone some level …

Decades of Innovative Tantalum Sputtering Processes

At H.C. Starck Solutions, we are currently celebrating 100 years since our company first charted a course to become the world’s leading supplier of refractory metals like tantalum (Ta). Consistently expanding through investment in new global premises and leading technologies, …

Importance of Safety Culture in Refractory Metals Production

Safety culture is an important part of production, underlying the actual day-to-day conditions of a workplace. Drawing conclusions based on statistics or theory might be a mistake that can lead to major accidents and injury to personnel. At H.C. Starck …

High-Temperature Alloys from H.C. Starck Solutions

High-temperature alloys are metallic materials that retain superb mechanical qualities in extremely hot environments. There is no single metric that defines how well an alloy will perform in high-temperature applications which may include many thermal cycles with sharp thermal gradients. …

History of the Hermsdorf Facility: 60 Years of Refractory Metals Ingenuity

In 2020, H.C. Starck Solutions celebrates 100 years of refractory metals ingenuity across a diverse and robust global network of facilities. As part of our centennial celebration, we are spotlighting the plants that have helped us curate a reputation as …

Key Refractory Metals in Aerospace Markets

As aerospace engineers continue to reach outwards in terms of how far we can travel and how quickly we can reach destinations, the materials used in air and space markets continue to come under scrutiny. Critical aspects of safe and …

Coldwater Plant’s Historic Extrusion Press

During our 100 years of refractory metals celebration, we are putting the spotlight on our various sites and key application areas that have helped H.C. Starck Solutions forge a trusted, global reputation. A key technology that makes H.C. Starck Solutions …

History of the Newton Plant Our Refractory Metals Headquarters

As part of the H.C. Starck Solutions 100 years of refractory metals celebration, we are reflecting on the history of local plants and facilities that helped build our global prestige. Chief among these is our award-winning headquarters based in Newton, …

H.C. Starck Solutions Exhibits at MIM 2020

MIM is the foremost conference on injection molding of metals, ceramics, and carbides. Run annually by the prestigious Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), MIM exhibitors collectively champion excellence and innovation in the powder injection molding (PIM) industry. This fast-moving market …