Company History

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Based in Glenville, New York, Starfire Systems was founded in 1988 as a small company that provided advanced technologies in ceramics polymer chemistry. By 1991, the company had licensed a silicon carbide forming polymer from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute that would form the basis for its own silicon carbide polymer, dubbed Starfire SMP-10. As Starfire Systems grew, their product line diversified into a range of polymers, and the company became a leader in Polymer-to-Ceramic® technology. Starfire Systems contracted with Alliant Techsystems (ATK) for NASA in 2004, supplying the polymer material for NOAX™ (Non-Oxide Adhesive Experimental) that would fly on all subsequent space shuttle missions.

Recent News

  • Starfire® Systems to Exhibit at JEC World 2017. Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems to Exhibit at USACA 2017. Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems has completed construction of new facility. Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems Reaches Settlement Agreement in Lawsuit against Extreme Environment Materials Solutions, LLC (EEMS). Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems Announces Two New Resins Available for Commercial Purchase. Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems Joins the University of Delaware Center for Composite Materials Industry-University Research Consortium. Read more...
  • Starfire® Systems Inc. Announces the Purchase of a New Operating Facility. Read more...