Automotive

Surface® understands the high volume needs and the required quality standards of the automotive industry and the suppliers who serve it. We offer many large batch and continuous furnace solutions to match your required work volumes to the floor space and optimal flow pattern. Vacuum and atmosphere processes such as annealing, through hardening, carburizing, ferritic nitrocarburizing (FNC), and nitriding are performed on various steel engine, transmission, front wheel drive, and rear axle components. Ball and tapered bearings and constant velocity joints including races, cages and bearings also use the above processes. All types of gears, valves and fuel injection components are routinely processed in our equipment. Each of these require hardening, softening, corrosion resistant and/or fatigue resistant properties. Fasteners and suspension components in high volumes are processed as well. Likewise, the need for vehicle weight reduction without sacrificing performance is driving the need for T6 continuous furnaces for solution annealing and aging processes of aluminum. Powder metal components, widely used for certain gear and intricate part shape applications, are processed using our vacuum and atmosphere equipment

The Value of Surface

Our extensive knowledge, solid reputation, and excellent support services create a natural fit as a superior business partner dedicated to attaining your short and long-term manufacturing success. Our product names are ubiquitous in the marketplace. The longevity of our relationships and the quality of our solutions bring customer satisfaction that will show you the Value of Surface™.


Ready to Get Started?

Please call us when you are ready to discuss a new furnace or maintain, upgrade or replace your furnace or any part of your furnace. At Surface, we look forward to helping you with any thermal processing needs.

Call Surface with the following information ready to initiate your furnace solution.

  • furnace cyclecycle
  • furnace operationoperation
  • hours per yearhours per year
  • available spaceavailable space
  • operating temperature rangeoperating temperature range
  • heat sourceheat source

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(800) 537-8980

Need Support?

Please call us when you are ready to discuss a new furnace or maintain, upgrade or replace your furnace or any part of your furnace. At Surface, we look forward to helping you with any thermal processing needs.

For Parts and Service, have one or more of the following details regarding your furnace if possible:

  • Serial number
  • Drawing number
  • Photos of your furnace or parts for replacement
  • Spare parts list
  • Furnace rebuild history

Give Us a Call

(800) 537-8980