Knowledge Center

White Paper - Trends in Hot Isostatic Pressing in Aerospace Applications

The demanding environment in aerospace applications, especially jet engines, has long required the use of Hot Isostatic pressing (HIP) to ensure consistent, defect-free material characteristics to ensure long term high integrity operations. As the conflicting requirements of low weight, and high integrity continue to set higher bars of performance, a larger, and more diverse set of aircraft and engine parts are seeing HIP requirements as part of their processing. It is extremely important to understand that modern HIP systems can now offer the capability to combine a conventional HIP cycle with other heat treat processes and offer productivity and process efficiency improvements.

Download

Related papers

Quintus Technologies nuclear waste brochure
Brochure - Supporting the Nuclear Waste Industry
Quintus Technologies has for the last decades supported various efforts to find a solution to the High Level Waste repository. Both in Scandinavia and North ...
Read more
Brochure - Quintus® Compact HIP Systems
Today, Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is commonly used to eliminate internal defects and improve material properties of metal and ceramic parts aimed for usage in ...
Read more
White Paper - HIP eliminates casting defects and scrap loss
HIP for the casting industry Today, Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is standard practice for eliminating pores to improve the material properties of high-end castings. Thanks ...
Read more