Article - 4 Sep 2012
MAX phases exhibit a unique combination of characteristics of both ceramics and metals with unusual mechanical, electrical and thermal properties making them suitable for numerous applications.
News - 30 Mar 2008
A team of engineers from Bristol University has conducted the first firing of the STERN rocket motor.
Rocket engines equipped with the STERN (Static Test Expansion/Deflection Rocket Nozzle) rocket...
Article - 27 Jun 2002
Rhenium is one of the densest materials and has one of the highest melting points of all materials. It is produced as a by-product of copper smelting and has many useful properties. Its occurrence,...
News - 20 Jun 2011
H.C. Starck will display its extensive product portfolio for applications in the defense and aerospace industries at the 2011 Paris Air Show to be conducted from 20 to 26 June, 2011.
News - 15 Nov 2007
Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) announced today that it has completed development of its Merlin 1C next generation liquid fueled rocket booster engine. It is among the highest performing...
News - 30 Jul 2014
Multiple ATK technologies supported the third successful launch in 2014 of a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Yesterday's launch, the AFSPC-4 mission...
News - 9 Aug 2013
ATK propulsion, composite and spacecraft technologies supported today's successful launch of a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force...
News - 14 Jun 2008
NASA has signed a $16.8 million contract modification to space shuttle main engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Inc. of Canoga Park, Calif., to incorporate an employee retention plan...
H.C. Starck Solutions converts technology metal powders: molybdenum (Mo), niobium (Nb), tantalum (Ta) and tungsten (W) into semi-finished, finished, and customer-specific products through production...
The niobium C-103 alloy with niobium-hafnium-titanium (Nb-10Hf-1Ti) from H.C. Starck Solutions meets challenging applications that require high strength materials to handle extreme temperatures.