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World Leader in Austempering

Applied Process is a worldwide group of commercial heat treats 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’ve got you covered on four continents.
- 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

Case Study: Circle Gear & Machine Company and Pequea Machine Inc.

Thursday, October 08, 2015Two companies work together to bring the manufacturing process of gears and gear components back to the U.S. from overseas. continue reading

Angella Sell Joins the Research and Development Team

Thursday, October 08, 2015Effective August 24, 2015, Angella Sell joined Applied Process as a Research & Development Engineer. continue reading

Effects of Microstructure and Strength on Wear Performance in Rough Milling of Austempered Ductile Iron

Tuesday, September 29, 2015The machinability of various grades of austempered ductile iron (ADI) has been investigated for rough milling operations continue reading

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