Founded in 1895, Poeton are the UK’s leading surface engineering specialists, providing a wide choice of surface coatings, serving customers worldwide. Under our ‘Apticote’ trademark, we offer hard chrome, cadmium, electroless nickel, thermal spraying, anodising, plasma electrolytic oxidation (PEO), polymer coatings and a range of specialist hybrid treatments that provide unique performance advantages.
To help you select the right Apticote coating for your requirement, you can select by coating or by industrial sector using the links below.
Apticote Ceramic 2000 remains the 'must have' coating for performance engines cylinders
Poeton’s commitment to running three shifts at both its UK sites is providing exceptional customer service and unmatched process lead times, creating increased customer demand for more capacity over a broad range of coatings.
Poeton are pleased to announce that they are now an approved licensee for a revolutionary new anti-microbial coating called MAGnanoSHIELD®,, developed by General Magnaplate of Linden, NJ, in the USA.
Poeton Industries Limited is proud to announce that their South East Asia joint venture with Applied Total Control (Singapore) Pte, ATC Poeton Pte, has secured the license and application certification for the Nedox® range of synergistic coatings from General Magnaplate Corporation.
Poeton Industries Ltd and Applied Total Control Treatment Pte Ltd (ATC) are pleased to announce the creation of a Joint Venture surface treatment business based in Singapore and Malaysia & its license agreement with General Magnaplate Corp of Linden, NJ.
Founded in 1895, Poeton are the UK’s leading surface engineering specialists, providing a wide choice of surface coatings, serving customers worldwide.
Under our ‘Apticote’ trademark, we offer hard chrome, cadmium, electroless nickel, thermal spraying, anodising, plasma electrolytic oxidation (PEO), polymer coatings and a range of specialist hybrid treatments that provide unique performance advantages. ‘Apticote’ is now specified by name on many customers’ engineering drawings.
For aerospace and defence, we hold OEM Approvals, ISO 9001-2008, ISO 14001 and NADCAP certification, underpinned by NDT and QA techniques. Our Cardiff site also offers copper, Tin/Nickel, Alocrom and engineering painting, whilst the Gloucester site operates advanced robotic systems for thermal spraying. All our processes are computer controlled, ensuring consistent quality and repeatability.
For the food, pharmaceutical and packaging industries, our polymer composite coatings offer unrivalled low friction, non-stick and corrosion protection, many with FDA compliance. For automotive, our nickel-composite cylinder coating gives the ultimate engine performance. For light-weight materials, including Mg and Ti, our PEO and composite anodising provide unsurpassed corrosion and wear protection.
Whatever the problem, high, medium or low volume, Poeton has the solution. We support our products with top class laboratory services, including wear and corrosion test facilities, and an ongoing programme of R&D, underpinning our claims for the best coating performance.
We are committed to solving our customers’ problems, through consultation and project management, including a help-line, developing new coatings, advising on materials and design, and ensuring the optimum and most cost-effective surface engineering solution.
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