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09 May 2017

Bodycote hot isostatic pressing facility achieves top aerospace accreditation

MACCLESFIELD (U.K.) — Bodycote, the world’s largest heat treating services provider, is pleased to announce that its Camas, Washington Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) location earned the highest level of Nadcap accreditation following the most recent Nadcap audit.

As one of the original HIP facilities to achieve this standard, the site plans to maintain its extended Merit status. The emphasis and focus on quality build on a long history of supplying Hot Isostatic Pressing to the world’s aerospace prime manufacturers and their first tier suppliers.

Historically, the Camas site has played a strategic role in the aerospace supply chain and supporting new aerospace programs. In recent years, Bodycote has invested resources and capital to develop and expand operations to meet the demands required to support aerospace as well as energy and medical markets.

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With more than 180 accredited facilities in 23 countries, Bodycote is the world’s largest provider of thermal processing services. Through classical heat treatment, metal joining, and specialist technologies including Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) among others, Bodycote improves the properties of metals and alloys, extending the life of vital components for a wide range of industries, including aerospace, defense, automotive, power generation, oil & gas, construction, medical and transportation. Customers in all of these industries have entrusted their products to Bodycote’s care for more than 30 years. For more information, visit

For more information, please contact:
Jim Sheard, Senior Vice President, Sales, Hot Isostatic Pressing