Contract Coating Capabilities

Contract Coating

With our extensive experience developing and applying coatings, contract coating potentially offers a lower risk and lower cost alternative to developing coating technology in your facility.

Whether it’s a handful of samples for feasibility studies, or short runs for trials, or ongoing production coating, our contract coating services can help to get your new product out on the market faster at a lower cost.

Metallic Target Types

We have an extensive inventory of targets in stock to allow many films to be grown. The targets include: Al (aluminum), Cr (chromium or chrome), Cu (copper), Mo (moly or molybdenum) Si (silicon), Ta (tantalum), Ti (titanium), Zr (zirconium), 80Ni/20Cr (NiChrome), NiTi (Nitinol) and Inconel.

Film Coating Types

The films that have been grown include: Al, AlN (aluminum nitride), AlOx (aluminum oxide), Cr, CrN (chrome nitride), CrOx (chrome oxide), Cu, Mo, Si, Si3N4 (silicon nitride), SiOx (silicon oxide), Ta, Ta2O5 (tantalum pentoxide), TaN (tantalum nitride), Ti, TiOx (titanium oxide or rutile), TiN (titanium nitride), TiCN (titanium carbonitride),  Zr, ZrN (zirconium nitride), ZrCN (zirconium carbonitride), ZrO (zirconium oxide or zirconia) NiTi, TiAlN (titanium aluminum nitride), AlTiN (aluminum titanium nitride), Ag (silver), Au (gold), Pt (platinum), Ir (iridium), IrOx (iridium oxide), and Al/Au custom alloys.