Hardide plc (LON:HDD), the developer and provider of advanced surface coating technology, announced its preliminary results for the year ended 30 September 2018. Philip Kirkham CEO of Hardide joins DirectorsTalk to discuss the results. Phil talk us through the highlights, discusses the opportunities in North America and his outlook for Hardide.
Hardide plc develops, manufactures and applies advanced technology tungsten-carbide coatings to a wide range of engineering components. Its patented technology is unique in combining, in one material, a mix of toughness and resistance to abrasion, erosion and corrosion; together with the ability to coat accurately interior surfaces and complex geometries. The material is proven to offer dramatic improvements in component life, particularly when applied to components that operate in very aggressive environments. This results in cost savings through reduced downtime and increased operational efficiency. Customers include leading companies operating in oil and gas exploration and production, valve and pump manufacturing, precision engineering and aerospace industries.