Wet Technologies, Inc. Founded

Wet Technologies, Inc. Founded

Wet Technologies Inc. founded with the concept of a high concentration slurry delivery system featuring closed loop technology, ahead of the “green” wave.
Wet Technologies, Inc. Founded
The first Wet Technologies system

First Manual System Delivered

The first Wet Technologies system – a manual 50” cabinet – is delivered to Aerothrust Miami. It will achieve over 16,000 hours of reliable operation.
The first Wet Technologies system
First Automatic System Delivered

First Automatic System Delivered

Our first automated rotary index deburring/lapping system for Chrysler transmissions is delivered.
First Automatic System Delivered
Nuclear Decontamination System

Nuclear Decontamination

Wet Technologies supplies its first nuclear decontamination system to Texas Utilities Commanche Peak nuclear plant. A filtration system prevents buildup of radioactive particles.
Nuclear Decontamination System
Standard Manual Product Line Expands

Standard Manual Product Line Expands

Our standard manual product line expands to four models: 36, 50, 60, and 72 inches.
Standard Manual Product Line Expands
Integrated Systems for Semicon & Med Industries

Integrated Systems for Semicon & Medical Industries

New plant integrated systems supply both low pressure slurry and high pressure water to clean vacuum pumps for medical and semiconductor industries.
Integrated Systems for Semicon & Med Industries
Inline Etch Systems for Boeing 777

Inline Etch Systems for Boeing 777

The first of two special in line systems is delivered to etch, rinse, and dry composite floor beams for the Boeing 777. Many etch systems will follow.
Inline Etch Systems for Boeing 777
Descale & Clean Submarine Components

Descale & Clean Submarine Components

US Navy buys the first of many systems to descale and clean hazardous materials from submarine components, eliminating the need for PPE.
Descale & Clean Submarine Components
Specialized Semi-Automated Etch System

Specialized Semi-Automated Etching

The National Institute for Aviation Research uses a semi-automated composite etch system for industry wide testing of the Wet Tech Process for bonding prep. A research benchmark for airframe manufacturers.
Specialized Semi-Automated Etch System
6 axis Robotic System for GE Aviation

6-Axis Robotic System for GE Aviation

The first of several 6-axis robotic systems delivered to GE Aviation to smooth laser “drilled” cooling holes in turbine components, beginning a long relationship with GEA across many US plants.
6 axis Robotic System for GE Aviation
Fully Automated Deburring and Lapping

Fully Automated Deburring & Lapping

Wet Technologies delivers the first of many fully automated deburring and lapping systems to Smith & Wesson. Wet Tech later supplies similar systems for Sturm Ruger, FN, Remington, and Sig Sauer for deburring and cosmetic finishing.
Fully Automated Deburring and Lapping
Automated Heavy-Duty Diesel REMAN

Automated Heavy-Duty Diesel REMAN

Development of a new line of automated heavy duty REMAN systems to remove and separate scale and oil from Diesel engine components, replacing multiple steps. New customers will include Cummins, Detroit Diesel, and Caterpillar.
Automated Heavy-Duty Diesel REMAN
6-Axis System Replaces Hazardous Methods

6-Axis System Replaces Hazardous Methods

The US Mint eliminated chemical descaling and blasting dust from production of bronze numismatic coins with a 6-axis closed loop blast/rinse/dry indexing system. Wet Tech systems can be seen on the plant tour in Philadelphia.
6-Axis System Replaces Hazardous Methods
First Anchor Pattern on Medical Implants

Anchor Pattern on Medical Implants

Wet Technologies’ first anchor pattern on medical bone implants, with additional systems for deburring, striping, smoothing, and cosmetic finishing of knee, hip, and cervical implants. As of 2021, we have supplied over thirty manual and automatic systems to the industry.
First Anchor Pattern on Medical Implants
6-Axis Twin Index System with Visual QA

6-Axis Twin Indexing with Visual QA

The US Mint finishes a new line of pure silver coins. For high production rates, we designed a 6-axis twin index blast/rinse/dry system, with integrated vision to verify cosmetic finish quality. Visitors can see this and other Wet Tech systems on the plant tour in Philadelphia.
6-Axis Twin Index System with Visual QA
Keeping Pace with OEM Specs for MRO

Keeping Pace with OEM Specs for MRO

Kalitta Air Cargo becomes our first customer to meet Pratt & Whitney’s new MRO SPOP 15 descaling specification for rotating discs and hubs. Delta Tech Ops and several MRO customers will commit to many more.
Keeping Pace with OEM Specs for MRO
First Modern In-Line System Etches Alloy Blade Spars

First Modern In-Line System Etches Alloy Blade Spars

Development of the first modern in-line wet blast system to etch alloy blade spars for Bell Helicopter.
First Modern In-Line System Etches Alloy Blade Spars
First WT Process for 3D Printed Polymers & Alloys

First WT Process for 3D Printed Polymers & Alloys

Coca Cola becomes our first customer to use the Wet Tech Process for smoothing 3D printed polymers and alloys.
First WT Process for 3D Printed Polymers & Alloys
An Important National Security Milestone

An Important National Security Milestone

The Wet Tech process plays a small but crucial classified role in technology leading to the termination of the world’s most sought after terrorist.
An Important National Security Milestone
7-axis Robotic Etching System for the F35

7-axis Robotic Etching System for the F35

7 axis robotic etching system to bond prep components for the F35 Joint Strike Fighter engines at Pratt and Whitney.
7-axis Robotic Etching System for the F35
7-Axis Robotic Shuttle System for Precision Casings

7-Axis Robotic Shuttle System for Precision Casings

Amphenol takes delivery of the first of repeat order 7-axis robotic shuttle systems to deburr precision machined aluminum casings.
7-Axis Robotic Shuttle System for Precision Casings
Diesel Piston Descaling System Eliminates Hazards

Diesel Piston Descaling System Eliminates Hazards

Our first diesel piston descaling system replaces several chemical and labor intensive processes at Caterpillar Reman, with an integrated sub-system to separate and remove oil, dirt, and carbon.
Diesel Piston Descaling System Eliminates Hazards
Cosmetic Finishing for Aluminum Consumer Products

Cosmetic Finishing for Consumer Products

Delivery of two automated in line systems to produce a dust and chemical free cosmetic finish on US manufactured aluminum levels and rafter squares for Empire Corp. On sale at the Home Depot.
Cosmetic Finishing for Aluminum Consumer Products
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

Bar Code Reading with Program Integration

Expansion of our 7-axis robotic line to include bar code reading with program integration. This one for Meggitt Safety Systems.
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

REMAN leader AER purchases the first of several repeat WT36 and WT50 systems to manually clean aluminum transmission and engine blocks, eliminating dust and chemicals.
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

NDT Prep for Super Hornet Fighter Jet

Delivery of an automated MRO system to clean structural components of the F18 in preparation for Non-Destructive Testing for the F18 Super Hornet.
Delivery of an automated MRO system to clean structural components of the F18 in preparation for Non-Destructive Testing for the F18 Super Hornet.
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

Sanitizing
Door Handles

Golisano Institute for Sustainability at RIT uses our system to clean and lap hundreds of bronze door handles. The Wet Tech process removes patina, exposing copper which kills bacteria and viruses — including SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid19.
Cleaning Bronze Door Handles
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals

Wet Peening for Next Gen Helicopter Engines

Following three years of development, the first of our new line of monitoring and data collection wet peening systems goes into service for next generation helicopter engines.
WT36 and WT50 Systems Eliminate Dust and Chemicals
New WT36 Force™ for the “Entry Level” Market

New WT36 Force™ for the “Entry Level” Market

Our new WT36 Force™ manual cabinet enters service as a full featured system for the “entry level” market.
New WT36 Force™ for the “Entry Level” Market
Finishing Additive Manufactured Rocket Components

Finishing Additive Manufactured Rocket Components

SpaceX takes delivery of its first Wet Technologies system to smooth and profile additive manufactured rocket components.
Finishing Additive Manufactured Rocket Components
Fully Automated System for CH53E & UH60 Blackhawk

Fully Automated System for CH53E & UH60 Blackhawk

Lockheed Martin Sikorsky goes “dust free”, ordering a fully automated alloy main blade spar descale system for the CH53E and UH60 Blackhawk
Fully Automated System for CH53E & UH60 Blackhawk