Why to coat in SHM?
- Thanks to own patented technology and its experience SHM ranks among the world leaders in the field of PVD coating preparation.
Wide range of coatings
- The widest range of PVD coatings offered in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
- Turbo Term – 12 hour coating service for shank tools!
- More than 70% of orders dispatched within 48 hours!
- SHM represents one of the largest coating centres in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
- Largest number of coating units, production capacities and greatest work team.
- Largest offer of supporting technologies and services – pre- and post- coating treatments.
- Production with advanced logistics and documentation; regularly updated quality management system ISO 9001.
- System of regular pick-up & delivery routes to designated destinations.
- Regular visits by sales representatives with customers.
- Arranging technical seminars and courses for customers – in SHM or customers facility.
Analyses and cutting tests
- SHM offers analyses of tools and coatings in own laboratory.
- Scanning electron microscope – SEM and EDX analyses (elemental composition).
- Special micro-hardness instrument for hardness measurements of thin, very hard coatings.
- Metallography – metallographic analyses of substrates and coatings.
- Roughness meter – surface Ra measurements.
- Calotest – coating thickness measurements.
- Rockwell and Scratch test – measurements of coating adhesion to substrate.
- Measurements of cutting tool edge radius.
- System of cutting tests performed on CNC equipment for optimizing particular application.
Research & Development
- The only company in the Czech Republic and Slovakia with own R&D centre and R&D team. Experience in national and international projects aimed at research and development in the field of PVD technologies.
- Successful application of the developed technologies in industrial coating units sold all over the world.
- Regular introduction of news in the field of PVD coatings – own coatings MARWIN, ALWIN, LUBRIK, DARWIN and TripleCoatings.
- Many professional publications and presentations at home and abroad.
SHM offers its services in the Czech Republic in parent company in Šumperk as well as in Slovakia in a subsidiary SHM Slovakia in Rajec.