Hohman News Blog

Hohman News Blog


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What is Lean in the Workplace?
Lean manufacturing principles in the workplace at Hohman Plating.

Anodize- Process Spotlight
What is Anodize? Why Anodize?

Chem Film- Process Spotlight
Chem Film (Chemical Film, Chromate, Conversion Coating, Alodine, Iridite) Services at Hohman Plating

Advanced Training at Hohman Plating
Advanced Training at Hohman Plating
Hohman Plating is advancing training through "Hohman University" because we value our employees, and our goal is for every employee to be successful on-the-job.

Aerospace Adhesive Primer Controlled Environment Facility Built at Hohman Plating and Mfg.
Aerospace Adhesive Primer Controlled Environment Facility Built at Hohman Plating and Mfg.
October 2016
Following over nine months of rigorous engineering and testing, Hohman Plating now offers the application of aerospace adhesive primer materials in a controlled environment. The capabilities offered include spraying, curing, and quality conformance of these materials.

Hohman Plating is now approved by Pratt & Whitney for processing Sulfuric Anodize per AMS 2471 and PWA S-2471
The complete list of approvals for Pratt & Whitney chemical processing work includes the following:

Hohman Plating Featured in NASA Glenn Research Publication 'Aerospace Frontiers'

Hohman Plating has been working with National Labs and particularly, NASA Glenn, for over 50 years. Through licenses and collaboration, Hohman Plating has been able to commercialize many specialized and unique coatings. Hohman Plating is excited to be the only licensed source by NASA for the plasma spray application of the PS 300/PS 400 solid lubricant coating for high temperature applications.

Please see 'Trending with Tech Transfer' article on page 5 using the following link, courtesy of NASA Glenn Research Center, Aerospace Frontiers:

Hohman Plating Featured in Manufacturing Show Article

Manufacturing drives billions of dollars into the local economy. DRMA's show (AMTS) provides companies here a chance to connect with the most important advancements and showcase their own capabilities. Please click below to read article and see Hohman Plating.

The 2015 DRMA (Dayton Region Manufacturers Association) Annual Golf Outing

A special thanks goes out to the DRMA and staff for putting on a very successful outing and to the Walnut Grove CC staff for their hospitality. Hohman Plating is very grateful to be a part of such a great organization, DRMA, and appreciates all they do to promote Manufacturing in the Miami Valley.

Team Hohman won the event with Gross low score of -11 (61) and won 2 Closest to the Pins.

(In picture from left to right: Bill Boerger, Tyler McConnell, Bill Fitzgerald and Jon Leavell)

Now Approved for Pratt & Whitney Hard Chrome

Hohman Plating is now officially approved by Pratt & Whitney to process Hard Chrome plating to the AMS 2406 specification, which for Pratt Whitney is listed as PWA-S-2406. This now means we are approved for PWA to the following chemical processing specifications:

AMS 2403 – Nickel plating

AMS 2416 – Nickel Cadmium

AMS 2406 – Hard Chrome plating