BAM Inc. was formed in 1995 as an advanced material science company. We apply our proprietary technology in processes development and creation of high-temperature furnace systems. The materials we process are used in the semiconductor, aerospace, military, environmental and other specialized applications. We ship over 70,000 parts every year.
BAM provides carbonization, graphitization, pyrolysis, carbon vapor deposition and other high temperature processing services for customers who are manufacturers of carbon graphite structures, composites, powders and fibers, as well as manufacturers of non-oxide ceramics, such as silicon carbide, silicon nitride, boron nitride, boron carbide or other advanced ceramic materials. We provide needling, die cutting and machining services for specific customers. We have entered into several successful joint development and licensing agreements in order to develop and expand technology and bring value to customers.
BAM has over a dozen furnaces at our 50,000 sq. ft. facility in Knoxville, Tenn. Our systems operate at of temperatures up to 2,750° C in inert atmospheres or vacuum and are designed around the needs of our customers. We operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We understand operational safety issues and methods for operation at ultra-high temperatures including the effective treatment and destruction of exhaust species. We are ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100 Rev D certified.