Aerospace is a challenging sector for coatings. Components in the hot section of turbines are routinely exposed to temperatures above 1000 °C, under conditions that strongly promote oxidation and corrosion. And with new engine models, the temperatures in engines are going up even further. IHI Bernex is becoming a very strong player in aerospace with their chemical vapour deposition (CVD) coatings.
This article was part of the Hauzer for You, edition Spring 2020. You can download the magazine by following this link.