Materion Corporation is a global supplier of advanced materials and high-performance solutions for a diverse range of industries, including aerospace, automotive, consumer electronics, defense, energy, medical, semiconductor, and telecommunications. Founded in 1931 and headquartered in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, Materion’s product portfolio covers a broad range of materials, including precious and non-precious metals, specialty alloys, inorganic chemicals, ceramics, and engineered materials. The company operates through four primary business segments:
- Performance Alloys and Composites: This segment provides high-performance alloys, composites, and advanced materials, including beryllium and beryllium-based products. These materials are utilized in various applications, such as aerospace components, defense systems, medical equipment, and electronic devices.
- Advanced Materials: The Advanced Materials segment focuses on producing precious and non-precious thin film deposition materials, inorganic chemicals, and microelectronic packaging materials. These products are used in a variety of applications, including semiconductors, solar cells, and consumer electronics.
- Precision Coatings: This segment specializes in producing precision coatings for applications in the automotive, medical, and telecommunications industries. Materion’s precision coatings offer superior performance and durability, as well as enhanced aesthetic qualities.
- Other: This segment includes the company’s precision optics and large area coatings, which are used in applications such as aerospace, defense, and astronomy.
Materion Corporation is committed to sustainability and responsible business practices. The company emphasizes environmental stewardship, worker safety, and community engagement in its operations. Materion continuously invests in research and development to create innovative materials and technologies that meet the evolving needs of its customers, while also minimizing the environmental impact of its products and processes.