Thermal Spray Center

Treibacher Thermal Spray Center


Treibacher Industrie AG offers a truly comprehensive approach to thermal spray materials and coatings development. In addition to our wide range of development and manufacturing technologies, we now have the capability to produce and evaluate thermal spray coatings in-house. 


At our new state-of-the-art Thermal Spray Center in Althofen, Austria, we are equipped to spray both powders and suspensions.  Our capabilities include:  

  • Automated robot control
  • Progressive Surface 100HE™ CITS Pro™ plasma system
  • Northwest Mettech Axial III™ plasma system
  • Gravimetric powder feeder
  • Progressive Surface LiquiFeederHE™ suspension feeder
  • Northwest Mettech NanoFeed™ 350 Suspension feeder
  • Tecnar Accuraspray G3C in-flight particle diagnostics


In addition, we can also provide the following characterization methods: 

  • Measurement of particle temperature and velocity
  • Deposition efficiency according to DIN EN ISO 17836
  • Optical and scanning-electron microscopy
  • Chemical and phase Analytics
  • Hardness tests according to DIN EN ISO 4516
  • Wear tests according to DIN and ASTM
  • Thermal conductivity in coating Systems
  • Coefficient of thermal Expansion
  • Thermal cycling up to 1600°C (2900°F)


Close cooperation with customers.

Our experienced technicians and application engineers will assist you in the planning and operation of your thermal spray experiments.  This is further supported by our expertise in upscaling new materials from the lab scale to production. 



phone: +43 (0)4262 505-244


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