Emerging Technologies Consulting Services
H.F. Webster Engineering Services (HFW) specializes in the R&D leading to applications of repair technologies for use in DOD and commercial markets.  HFW works in partnership with universities, other companies, DOD research laboratories, and DOD logistics centers to apply emerging technologies to solve industrial wear, corrosion, and other maintenance challenges.  HFW also applies these technologies to reduce the cost of ownership and extend the structural life of aging weapons systems within the DOD. 

HFW is working with the Army Research Laboratory, MOOG, Inc., and SDSM&T to apply the cold spray technology (a metal working technology development at SDSM&T) to corrosion and wear applications in both the aviation and oil exploration and production industries.  Other partners include VRC Metal Systems, Engineered Coatings, Inc. and Black Hills Manufacturing Services.