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World Leader in Austempering Technology

Applied Process is a group of commercial heat treaters that specialize in the Austempering process. We get paid to heat treat people’s parts, but what we really do for a living is help our customers to replace one material/process combination with a better, faster, cheaper one.

- AP is the world leader in Austempering technology. It’s all we do since 1962.
- Our iron and steel metallurgical bench strength is unmatched in the industry.
- Our dedicated R&D center is always working on the next new technology.
- AP plants are state-of-the-science, clean, safe, efficient and ISO certified.
- 95% of our business is derived from engineering conversions.
- AP engineers can provide your team conceptual and design assistance.
- We can show you how Austempering can be used in lightweighting.
- We help your business enter new markets and improve your bottom line.

Whether AP is working as a reliable step in your manufacturing process or a cost effective supplier of outsourced Austempering services, you’ll find us to be a “no problem”, cost effective collaborator.

Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI)
Austempered Steel
Carbo-Austempered™ Steel
Carbidic Ductile Iron (CADI™)
Austempered Gray Iron (AGI)

Austempering: making your iron and steel parts tougher, stronger, lighter, quieter, wear resistant……and greener.

AP News Feed

AFS Sustaining Member Night

Thursday, April 20, 2017Applied Process and 33 other companies were recognized as sustaining members at the American Society of Materials Detroit Chapter Meeting on March 13, 2017. continue reading

Jon Walczak Joins the Applied Process Team!

Thursday, April 13, 2017We are pleased to announce Jon Walczak has joined the Applied Process team as Plant Manager of our Oshkosh plant. continue reading

More Than Just a Heat Treater

Thursday, April 06, 2017While reflecting upon our success of the last twelve months in the face of strong economic headwinds, it becomes evident the reason we were successful is the strong relationship we have with our customers and the value our services provided. continue reading

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