Why Applied Process

Why Applied Process

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.
  • Most 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™)
Locally Austempered Ductile Iron (LADI™) Austempered Gray Iron (AGI)

Austempering: making your iron and steel parts tougher, stronger, lighter, and more wear resistant.

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