About UPT

Close view of a diamond coating

United Protective Technologies, LLC (UPT), founded in 2002, is an industry leading company that excels in developing the most advanced PeCVD & ARC-PVD coatings, including Diamond Like Carbon (DLC), to increase durability, increase component functionality and extend operation life in extreme environments.  In partnership with various entities; NAVAIR, SOCOM, US Army Aviation RDEC, Boeing, Sikorsky, Lockheed Martin and many more, UPT has established an industry leading catalog of high performance coatings which continue to outperform the competition.

UPT’s dynamic staff consist of Chemists, Mechanical Engineers, Material Engineers, Machinists, Business Leaders, Logistics Specialist, Quality Control Experts and Military Veteran Subject Matter Experts (SME's).

Our dedication to results and to the customer continues to make us leaders in performance and innovation in this industry.  Whether in Aerospace, Military, Medical, Manufacturing or any other field, UPT will deliver a coating solution that fits and exceeds your needs.

Picture of the Reactor in the UPT laboratory

compatible substrates

  1. Engineering Alloys:
    • Ferrous (iron, steel, tool steel, stainless steel)
    • Aluminum
    • Titanium
    • Nickel
    • Heat resistant / Super alloys
    • Copper
  2. Ceramics:
    • Alumina (Al2O3)
    • Tungsten carbide (WC)
    • Others
  3. Polymers:
    • Polyethylene
    • Polypropylene
    • Polyvinyl chloride
    • Others
  4. Optical Materials:
    • Silicon
    • Germanium
    • Sapphire
    • ALON
    • Glass
    • Others