H.C. Starck receives Boeing’s Prestigious 2014 Silver Performance Excellence Award
Newton, Mass. (USA), July 27, 2015 – H.C. Starck announces that its Fabricated Products Division has received the 2014 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues this award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior supplier performance. H.C. Starck maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the performance period from October 1, 2013 to September 30, 2014.More
H.C. Starck’s tungsten supply chain declared compliant with Conflict Free Smelter ProgramMunich (Germany), July 6, 2015. H.C. Starck, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of technology metals and advanced ceramics, has received confirmation for processing “conflict-free” tungsten raw materials. The corresponding audit was performed by an independent certification company on behalf of the Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI), a joint effort by the Electronics Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI). For its tantalum processing, H.C. Starck has already declared Conflict-Free Smelter several times since 2010. Tantalum and tungsten, along with tin and gold, are defined as “conflict minerals” in the U.S. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which was passed in 2010.
H.C. Starck Turns up the Heat at Thermprocess 2015
Newton, Mass. (USA), June 10, 2015 – H.C. Starck is turning up the heat at Thermprocess 2015 in Dusseldorf, Germany, June 16-20 with its robust product portfolio produced from technology metals - molybdenum, tungsten, tantalum, niobium and their alloys for a broad range of heat treating applications including vacuum heat treating, sintering, annealing, brazing, and all high temperature furnace applications.More
H.C. Starck Features Ultra 76 Plus Tantalum Alloy at ACHEMA 2015
Newton, Mass. (USA), June 9, 2015 – H.C. Starck’s Ultra 76 Plus Tantalum alloy combats aggressive, hazardous chemical corrosion in hot concentrated acid applications and will be on display at ACHEMA 2015, Frankfurt, Germany, June 15-19, Hall 5.1, Stand D50. Ultra 76 Plus was designed by H.C. Starck’s Fabricated Products Division (FPR). We invite you to meet our Engineering and Technology experts to discuss the benefits of Ultra 76 Plus Tantalum for critical corrosion resistant applications.More
H.C. Starck Expands Additive Manufacturing Business
- H.C. Starck acquires minority stake in the Swedish start-up Metasphere Technology
- Focus on further development and expansion of production technology for spherical metal powders, a key material for additive manufacturing (industrial 3-D printing)
H.C. Starck Features its Superconductor Materials at Cryogenics and Superconductivity Conference Japan 2015Newton, Mass. (USA), May 26, 2015 – H.C. Starck’s niobium and tantalum materials will be introduced at the Cryogenics and Superconductivity Conference Japan 2015 in Tsukuba, Japan on May 27-29. These materials are tailor-made for low temperature superconductor (LTS) wire manufacturing where cryogenic cooling is required.