H.C. Starck of Newton, Mass. is the newest member of CHTE. H.C. Starck is a leading global supplier of technology metals, with production facilities in Europe, North America and Asia. The company supplies fabricated products to OEMs, end-users, and aftermarket furnace manufacturers for heat treating medical, aerospace, defense, automotive, energy, nuclear fuel, crystal growth and waste treatment products. H.C. Starck also has a comprehensive product portfolio of new and innovative materials for high temperature furnaces in vacuum reducing or inert atmospheres; and chemical reaction furnaces in vacuum, air, or various atmospheres for industrial furnace operations including annealing, brazing, heat treating, HIP, melting, pre-heating for metalworking, powder processing, sintering, tempering and MIM (sintering/debonding).