Our facility in the USA, located in Houston, Texas will provide state-of-the-art applications support to our customers in Laser, PTA, and Thermal Spray processes. The 12,000-square-foot facility located close to many big OEMs in various industries is setting global technology trends for the future.

Coating Development in ArcX USA

At ArcX USA, we have technology experts, process engineers, and customer service specialists to support your success in surface coating. Our global network also provides access to expertise from all over the world.


Selected capabilities

  • Expertise in multiple coating application processes and coating evaluation
  • Application development
    • Pre-analysis on service condition and coating requirement
    • Concept creation, including material and process characterisation
    • Prototyping
    • Coating test lab capabilities and full metallographic support
  • Process optimisation
    • Process/operational customer support
    • On-site troubleshooting and failure analysis
  • Provide training to build a more professional workforce


  • High-velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) spray, liquid and gas fueled
  • High-velocity air fuel (HVAF) spray (inc. ID spray)
  • Powder flame spray (with oven, flame and induction fuse capabilities)
  • Atmospheric plasma spray (APS), inc cascaded plasma torch technology
  • Conventional laser cladding (LC), inc inner-diameter application (ID)
  • High-speed laser cladding
  • Plasma transferred arc (PTA) (inc. ID PTA)
  • Metallography laboratory with SEM, light microscope
  • Wear testing - abrasion (ASTM G65)
  • Salt spray chamber (ASTM B117)