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At Progressive Surface®, our Procise Process® is your guarantee of success. Progressive Surface (formerly Progressive Technologies, Inc.) has been a global leader in automated machinery and closed-loop process controls for shot peening, abrasive grit blasting, thermal spray coating, and ultra high pressure waterjet stripping applications since 1968. We apply the Procise Process® to the design, manufacture, and servicing of custom and standard solutions for the most demanding companies in the aerospace, energy, medical, military, and general manufacturing industries.

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Case study: Performance Testing of Suspension Plasma Sprayed Thermal Barrier Coatings Produced with Varied Suspension Parameters

System: Robotic Waterjet System dedicated to turbine nozzle coating removal

News: Three 100HE plasma system sold and installed for SPS coatings in the electronics and semiconductor industries

System: Dual Sided Peening of Aircraft Structural Components

Case study: Shot Peener Feature Article - Innovative Machine Solutions for Complex Aerostructures - Two-Sided Vertical Shot Peening

System: HVOF, Plasma, and Wire Arc System for Ship Overhaul

System: Custom designed low profile robot shuttle perfect for thermal spray applications.

Case study: Thermal Conductivity Analysis and Lifetime Testing of Suspension Plasma-Sprayed Thermal Barrier Coatings

News: Progressive Surface® introduces CITS Pro™ thermal spray system

System: Unique Solution for improving EB-PVD Coating Process, waterjet cleaning of masks and tools.

System: New waterjet cleaning system model available

System: Automated Piston Ring Plasma Coating System

System: SPS and SPPS Coating Development

News: Progressive Surface is highlighted in recent GE Report debunking the myths about outsourcing.

News: Progressive Surface highlighted in GE’s technology investment in Michigan

Case study: 100HE Suspension Plasma Spray (SPS) and Solution Precursor Plasma Spray (SPPS) application development

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Turbine Nozzle Robotic Waterjet Stripping System

Turbine Nozzle Robotic Waterjet Stripping System

This waterjet cleaning facility removes various coatings from aircraft engine turbine components up to 11.8" (300mm) in diameter and 16.5" (419mm) tall using a fine stream of high-velocity water from a robot-mounted nozzle that is connected to a 55,000 ps...

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