Technical Ceramic Company Expands Value Added Service Offering

CHEEKTOWAGA, NY – 28 January 2015 – Sigma Advanced Materials, specialized provider of ceramic metallization solutions, today announced the launch of its new brand and strategic value added services. The launch coincides with the company’s ever-increasing success in its respective market, providing the most reliable, technologically-innovative solutions in the industry.

The company will continue to focus its primary business upon ceramic to metal joining and thick film coatings, with specific emphasis upon advanced materials.  From refractory Tungsten and Molybdenum coatings on high purity Alumina to Ruthenium-based resistors, Sigma works with customers to provide value added solutions.  Sigma’s diverse portfolio includes Aluminum Nitride heaters, Beryllia microwave  windows and hermetic braze assemblies.

The principal team behind Sigma Advanced Materials became well-known in the market as Captyk, which developed a loyal client base due to its dedication to service and outstanding innovation. Drawing upon its roots, Sigma Advance Materials plans to continue its traditional dedication to excellence, while expanding its service offerings, infrastructure and alliances.

As we began to expand and enhance our offering, we knew that it was imperative to allow the company to assume its own distinct identity and brand, said Charles Pilon, Director of Business Development for Sigma Advanced Materials. The industry alliances we’ve created allow us to work together to collaboratively develop the best possible solutions for our clients’ needs. As a result, Sigma Advanced is able to act as a central point of contact and full solution provider for clients who need high quality components delivered in a timely manner.”

The company also recently changed residence, assuming a new base of operations in Cheektowaga, New York. With over 12,000 square feet of functional and manufacturing area, Sigma Advanced Materials is able to enlarge its previous service footprint with additional production capabilities.  “We have also expanded our quality and analytical capabilities,” said Pilon  For example, we’ve recently added a helium leak detector for customers requiring high vacuum performance for hermetic applications.”

“Besides strengthening our core competencies, we are actively growing into new areas”  Pilon says.  “Additive manufacturing is an emerging technology we are excited to be part of.” Applications include microelectronics, batteries, solar and renewable energy.

Sigma Advanced Materials is capping its new brand and service expansion with a new online presence, fresh new materials and increased marketing presence. The source of the material will be Sigma Advanced’s highly skilled experts, as well as subject matter authorities from the company’s alliance partners.


Sigma Advanced Materials is a technology-driven, value-added service provider, specializing in ceramic-to-metal joining and thick film coatings. Drawing upon years of proven experience with advanced materials, we seek to develop consistently reliable, innovative solutions. Our process-reliant yet creative approach has set Sigma Advanced Materials apart in its class as a trusted industry source for a broad variety of applications, testing and consultative services. Find us at


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