Oerlikon Balzers coatings and heat treatments for engineered components in the automotive industry, reduce fuel consumption, improve wear resistance and allow compacter design.

PVD coating solutions for automotive components:

  • enable the realization of innovative power-train concepts that provide fuel and lubricant savings and reduce pollutant emissions;
  • improve the wear resistance and service life of components, thereby lengthening service intervals and reducing the need for spare parts;
  • permit compacter design and the use of lighter materials that reduce overall weight;
  • reduce friction losses in the engine and so increase overall drive train efficiency.

Autmototive PVD-based overview


Please contact us to find the optimum PVD coating solution for your individual requirements.

Surface solutions for functional applications

Heat treatment solutions for automotive components

Surface solutions for decorative applications

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