Tungsten Carbide hardfacing Sheffield

CTW [Hardfacing] Ltd, based in Sheffield, provide tungsten carbide hardfacing services to companies in the UK and abroad

Tungsten carbide Hardfacing is a process by which a coating of tungsten carbide is applied to the surface of components. Tungsten carbide Hardfacing forms a metallic bond with the substrate that makes components more wear resistant. Tungsten carbide Hardfacing can be carried out on most steels including, cast steel,forged steel,carbon steel and stainless steel.

Tungsten carbide is a high quality dense material that is suitable for abrasive wear applications. This for of Hardfacing offers excellent resistance to corrosion and also excels in maintaining its hardness at elevated temperatures.

Tungsten carbide is a more expensive process that chrome carbide hardfacing, but is much more wear resistant and is therefore more suitable for abrasive applications. This form of hardfacing also offers excellent resistance to corrosion.

CTW Hardfacing provides a fast turnaround tungsten carbide hard facing service to companies in the UK. We offer Tungsten carbide hardfacing for most applications including:

  • Valve seats
  • Pump components
  • Rotary valve bodies
  • Rotary valve endplates


CTW offer two different services, we can fulfil your hardfacing requirements using spray hardfacing using metal spray powders or weld deposit hardfacing.

Please call us today for a quotation.