Milestones of Sentes-BIR
Found as an engineering company for special machine construction and factory installation.
• Air atomized Alumium powder production for exothermic feeders, used in casting industry.
• AlSi12 brazing powder production for stainless steel pan alumium disc brazing.
• Development of non-corrosive aluminium brazing flux.
• Development of Silver brazing fluxes, Silver brazing alloys
• Installation of extrusion press and production of Copper-Phosphorus brazing alloys.
• Moving to Kemalpaşa Plant.
• Installation equipment for Trimethylborate-Methanol azeotrope production, used as liquid flux (gasflux) in brazing process.
• Production of gas atomized Copper-Phosphorus powders and development of brazing pastes.
• Certification for ISO 9001 standard.
• TUBİTAK - The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey grant for developing gas atomization of Nickel brazing powders.
• Development of Nickel brazing pastes for high temperature furnace brazing applications.
• Building water atomization unit for Copper and Copper-alloys powder production.
• Patent application for Cesium flux for Aluminium brazing.
• Developing of Copper brazing pastes for continuous furnace brazing applications.
• Establishing sales office in Poland
• Developing self-fluxing Nickel Thermal Spray powders with gas atomization process.
• ITAF 16949 certification for brazing pastes and thermal spray powders used in automotive parts production.
• Developing Cobalt based powders for PTA and Laser Cladding applications.
• Installing rapid solidification equipment and developing production of amorphous nickel brazing foils.
• Opening of government recognized R& Center.
• Won "Most Innovative SME of the Year" prize organized by KOSGEB (Small and Medium Enterprises Development Organization).
• Opening of Torbalı plant.
• Investment in metal additive manufacturing machine and astablished Sentes ADDITIVE brand as service provider for metal additive manufacturing.
• Metal powder production process is certified according to ISO 13485 for medical powders production.
• CE certification for additive manufacturing dental powders production.
• AS9100 certification for powder production and for the services of SentesAdditive business unit.