Oerlikon Balzers Coating USA Inc

1700 E Golf Rd
Schaumburg,  IL  60173-5804

United States
  • Booth: 2016

Oerlikon Balzers is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface technologies that significantly improve the performance and durability of precision components as well as tools for the metal and plastics processing industries.

Extremely thin and exceptionally hard coatings, marketed under the BALINIT and BALIQ brand names, reduce friction and wear. The BALITHERM brand opens up a broad range of heat treatment services, whereas BALTONE comprises coatings that are available in a full range of elegant colours, perfectly suited for decorative applications. BALIMED ThinFilm coatings, with wear-resistant, biocompatible, antimicrobial and chemically inert properties, have been developed especially for medical applications. Under the BALIFOR technology brand the company has introduced technologies which provide tailor-made solutions for the automotive market, while ePD allows the metallization of plastic parts with a chrome look.

Worldwide, more than 1’100 coating systems are in operation at Oerlikon Balzers facilities and its customers. Oerlikon Balzers operates a dynamically growing network of more than 100 coating centers in 35 countries!

Brands: BALINIT: PVD Coating for Cutting Tools, Stamping & Forming Tools, Plastic Injection & Alu Die Casting Tools BALINIT ALTENSA, BALINIT ALCRONA PRO, BALINIT ALNOVA, BALINIT PERTURA for Cutting Tools


    With BALINIT® ALTENSA you will benefit from extremely fast cutting speeds at high temperatures, leading to huge productivity gains and efficiency....

  • BALINIT® ALTENSA - The high-speed solution for productive gear cutting

    Gear cutting applications, such as hobbing, gear shaping and bevel gear cutting, must meet continually rising requirements:

    Shorter and shorter machining times are required in order for productivity to be increased while reducing costs at the same time.

    You can attain this goal by using the innovative high-speed coating solution BALINIT® ALTENSA. With it, you will benefit from extremely fast cutting speeds at high temperatures, leading to huge productivity gains and efficiency.

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