Latest QuesTek News

QuesTek's Dr. James Saal wins 2015 TMS Journal of Materials Best Paper Award.

QuesTek's Dr. Aziz Asphahani awarded the 2014 ASM Medal for the Advancment of Research.

QuesTek's materials design leadership is highlighted in a report by the Illinois Science and Technology Coalition.

QuesTek's Ferrium® M54® steel to be used for T-45 Hook Shanks.






QuesTek's ICME-Designed, Commercially Available Steels

Ferrium® C61™ - high strength, high toughness, high temperature resistant carburizing steel. Upgrade from 9310, Pyrowear®53 and EN36.

Ferrium® C64® - high strength, high surface hardness, good toughness steel. Upgrade from 9310, Pyrowear®53 and EN36.

Ferrium® M54® - ultra-high strength, high-toughness, SCC-resistant steel. Drop in replacement for AerMet 100; upgrade from 4340, 300M or Maraging grades.

Ferrium® S53® - ultra high strength steel with significantly greater corrosion resistance over 300M, 4340 and Maraging grades.

New High Performance Alloys Under Development

As a global leader in Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME), QuesTek designs and develops new high performance alloys across a range of the periodic table. Below are some examples that we are in the process of licensing to producers for commercial availability: