Catch up with the latest at HIGHTEMP – as and when it happens. Featured here are updates on news and events. Read on…
A spectacular opening ceremony announces the launch of a new Dowa Indonesia facility with Furnaces built and installed by Hightemp India in Indonesia.
Hightemp has once again been awarded a contract by the largest Heavy vehicle manufacturers in India for the supply of fully automated Continuous Pusher type Gas Carburising furnace line with automation for press quench. ( This customer already has 1 similar installation supplied and commissioned by Hightemp in 2008).
Hightemp has booked orders for supply of Vertical Rotary Hardening furnace with integral press quench, low temperature mesh belt Tempering furnace, high temperature mesh belt Tempering furnace and Automation system for loading and unloading, from a 100% Japanese owned company near Bangalore manufacturing auto components for Two wheeler industry
New Order Booked
Repeat order for supply of 2 Nos Isothermal Annealing furnaces from a Japanese Auto component manufacturer in South India, supplying to Japanese 2 wheeler manufacturer.
Order for supply of 2 Nos Gas Soft Nitriding furnaces from a Japanese Auto component manufacturer in South India, supplying to Japanese 2 wheeler manufacturer.
Repeat order for supply of 1 No. Solutionising and Ageing furnace for Aluminium Cylinder Blocks and Cylinder Heads from customer in Western India supplying to American Automobile manufacturer.
Order for supply of 1 No. Stress Relieving line and 1 No. Gas Soft Nitriding furnace line for a Japanese Automobile manufacturer in Western India
Repeat order for supply of a Mesh Belt Furnace line for Hardening and Tempering from one of the largest Bearing manufacturers based in Western India.
Expansion of facility
HIGHTEMP has expanded its Chennai heat treat facility by augmenting the capacity by adding 2 Gas Fired Sealed Quench Furnaces of 2500kgs gross capacity each.
HIGHTEMP-Bangalore Commercial heat treat facility has recently been NADCAP certified.
Hightemp has supplied complimentary equipment (Tempering and Washing line) for the Continuous Gas Carburising line supplied by our principals to Auto component manufacturer in Bangalore
Hightemp will be supplying the complete heat treat plant for the Indonesia project of their Japanese principals, comprising of 5 Nos. Sealed quench furnaces, Gas Soft Nitriding furnace & complimentary equipment.
Hightemp has been selected to supply heat treatment equipment comprising of Gas Soft Nitriding furnace, Sealed quench furnace and complimentary equipment to 100% Japanese owned company manufacturing auto components for Two wheeler industry.
Hightemp has received repeat order for Gas Soft Nitriding furnace from one of our customer in the South catering to automobile industry. (This is the 3rd furnace being supplied to the same group).
Apart from the above, Hightemp has also received orders from different customers for the Auto component industries for supply of 12 Nos. Batch Carburising furnaces.
A seminar on " Advances in Brazing technology" is being organized on the 5th & 6th of March, 2012 at Gurgaon, near New Delhi.
The seminar will examine recent advances in Continuous Aluminium Brazing,
and will cover new fluxing methods, new materials and testing, together with energy saving and production and assembly techniques
HIGHTEMP receives award from TIMKEN for "Excellence in Technology" at
Supplier Conference held in Chennai
Hightemp receives an order for Controlled Atmosphere Aluminium Brazing
furnace (CAAB) from a company in Mumbai. This CAAB furnace is with a
revolutionary design, patented by AFC-Holcroft, USA, which does not use a
muffle and the brazing belt is within the furnace chamber, thus the saving
of power up to almost 50%.
Hightemp has also received order for standard controlled atmosphere Sealed
quench furnaces from a reputed manufacturer of Fasteners in South India.
This contract is for 5 Sealed quench furnaces along with complementary
In accordance with SAE Aerospace Standard AS7003, to the revision in effect at
the time of the audit, this certificate is granted and awarded by the authority of
the Nadcap Management Council to:
Hightemp Furnaces Limited
1C 2nd Phase Peenya Ind. Area
Bangalore, KA 560058
Performance Award issued by Brakes India-Chennai for Special Process Category
Hightemp Furnaces Bangalore Commercial Heat treatment Division awarded ISO/TS 16949 :2009
Hightemp is pleased to announce that their ADI facility in Chakan, Pune is nearing completion. Facility is on schedule to open in October 2011.
Once the facility is completed, it will be the first large commercial “ADI” facility in India. And it will establish Hightemp as the leader in “ADI” technology.
ADI is an acronym for Austempered Ductile Iron. It is produced by special heat treatment of Ductile Iron castings. ADI castings exhibit twice the strength of ductile iron with improved toughness, wear resistance and fatigue strength. ADI parts are used extensively in automotive, agricultural, mining, construction and railway parts. ADI has successfully replaced forgings, weldments and fabrications.
Hightemp receives an order from a leading vendor of Bajaj Auto for supply of Sealed quench furnace line in Western India & a repeat order for supply of four Vertical Rotary furnaces from a customer in South India, an OEM for leading automotive manufacturers.
Hightemp has received an order for 1 No. Continuous Mesh Belt Hardening and Tempering Furnace line from one of the largest manufacturers of Bearings, particularly railway bearings, located in North West India.
Hightemp has also received orders for 2 Nos. Sealed quench furnace lines from one of the leading Auto component manufacturers in Eastern & Southern region and an exporter of world class auto components
Hightemp and our Technical licensor Applied Process Incorporation of USA participated in the 59th Indian Foundry Congress held in Chandigarh from February 11 -13.
In the congress, our licensor from API, John Keough, presented a paper on “Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI) - A Green Alternative for India”.
Hightemp participated at M&MT International Conference and Exhibition on “World Class Materials and Manufacturing Technologies”, held at Mumbai, on 8th-10th March, at the Bombay Exhibition Centre. The paper titled “Surface Properties Enhancement by the Nitrotec Process was presented by Steve Plumb of TTI, UK.
Hightemp is participating in an International Conference and Exhibition on Word Class Materials & Manufacturing Technologies at the M&MT 2011, from 8th to 10th March 2011 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregan, Mumbai. You are invited to visit our stall at D-12.
HIGHTEMP has received orders for 3 Nos Sealed Quench Furnace lines from an auto component manufacturer (a Tier 1 Supplier) of world class repute. They have been servicing diverse clients across the globe for engine and transmission components produced to the most exacting standards.
Dignitaries from Dowa Thermotech Co., Ltd and Dowa Holdings Co., Ltd during their visit to Hightemp Bangalore for strategic discussions.
Please visit us at Stall No. P 11 at the India Manufacturing Show 2010 from 9th to 12th October 2010, at the International Exhibition Centre, Bangalore.
India Manufacturing Show 2010 is the single largest collaborative platform of Indian and international manufacturing, engineering and other ancillary industries from the Micro, Small & Medium Scale Industries, Large Industries and Public Sector Units.
Please click on the link to view the invitation.
Hightemp proposes to implement expansion of their Commercial heat treat facilities to meet the increased demand of its customers from the automotive sector.
The plans are also afoot to introduce ADI / Nitrotec treatment in Pune & Gurgaon facilities.
It is also proposed that the component manufacturing division will be expanded to meet the increased requirements of Automotive majors. The total investment proposed for the above expansion is to the tune of Rs.40 crores (USD 8 million apprx).