Cincinnati Thermal Spray, Inc.

Coatings, Technology, Solutions

Technology Center


 CTS is committed to innovation through technology.  As thermal spray processes continue to evolve with rapidly changing technology, the CTS Technology Center leverages our unique blend of implementation intelligence, technology expertise and entrepreneurial drive to build collaborative opportunities with its customers.



Located in Cincinnati, OH, this home for the new Technology Center provides an exceptional environment for innovation and growth.  A development lab housed here is the heart of the center, where innovations and collaborations are explored and cultivated.  With the space and resources to evaluate and pursue opportunities, the Technology Center is uniquely positioned to develop and streamline cutting-edge advancements in coating processes in all aspects of the business allowing CTS to remain at the top of the thermal spray industry.



The Technology Center identifies, analyzes and develops new solutions to address environmental and performance challenges and create the next generation of thermal spray products.  The Technology Center assesses new and existing technology investment opportunities to pursue a fresh vision for coatings innovation.








  • Plasma and HVOF Thermal Spray Development
  • Furnace Cycle Testing
  • Failure Analysis
  • Metallographic Evaluation and Image Analysis
  • White Light Profilometry Testing


The Technology Center staff and leadership team is made up of talented individuals, pulling together innovators and leaders with the vision of advancing thermal spray coatings technology through collaboration.  The team comes from various backgrounds, all with the skills and expertise needed to produce actionable results.




CTS is a member of the Stony Brook University led Industrial Consortium for Thermal Spray Technology which is focused on bringing advanced scientific knowledge into industrial practice.  Our center has established a test bed partnership with ReliaCoat Technologies to incorporate process and coating monitoring tools to enhance process efficiency and process reliability. 






The center strives to make strategic investments in technology that will rectify time-to-market dilemmas in a controlled R & D environment, while providing thermal spray process control innovations.  Contact us today to learn more about our commitment to innovation through technology.


Cincinnati, OH
(513) 793-0670

(855) 441-5758

Rocky Point, NC
(910) 675-2909

(855) 441-5759

Springfield, NJ
(973) 379-0003

(855) 441-5760

Rosharon, TX
(281) 431-1629

(855) 441-5761