Last $1.20 USD
Change Today 0.00 / 0.00%
Volume 0.0
SCIA On Other Exchanges
As of 8:10 PM 09/17/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).
text size: T | T
Back to Snapshot
Company Description

Contact Info

2839 Charter Street

Columbus, OH 43228

United States

Phone: 614-486-0261

Fax: 614-486-0912

SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. operates in the physical vapor deposition (PVD) industry. The company develops, commercializes technologies, and manufactures ceramics and metals for advanced applications in photonics, solar, thin film battery, and high temperature superconductor materials. The company’s customers need its materials to produce nano layers of metals and oxides for advanced material systems. PVD coatings range from everyday items to complex computer processors. Every day applications include transparent anti-scratch coatings on eyeglasses and coatings on kitchen faucets, as well as low emissivity glass for household windows. Applications for the company’s products include semiconductors, thin film solar, flat panel displays, photonics, and an emerging technology - thin film battery. It has developed new products for the thin film solar market. Ceramics: The company produces ceramic powders through various processing techniques, including solid state and precipitation. Ceramic targets could also be produced in various ways depending on the end user applications. Majority of its products are manufactured from component chemicals and metal oxides supplied by various vendors. Metals: The company also produces metal sputtering targets and backing plates. The targets are bonded to the backing plates for application in the PVD industry. These targets could be produced by casting, hot pressing, and machining of metals and metal alloys depending on the application. Applications for metal targets are varied from applying decorative coatings for end uses, such as sink faucets to the production of various electronic, photonic, and semiconductor products. Marketing and Sales The company uses various distribution channels to reach end user markets, including direct sales by its employees, independent manufacturers’ representatives in the United States, and independent distributors and manufacturers’ representatives for international markets. It has an operating Website,, which includes expanded online product inquiry capabilities and additional product information. Suppliers In 2012, the company’s principal suppliers were Silicon HQ, Sincemat Company, and Johnson Matthey. Research and Development The company focuses its research and development efforts in areas that build on its expertise in multi-component ceramic oxides. Intellectual Property The company has received a patent for Fine-Particle Bi-Sr-Ca-Cu-O Having High Phase Purity made by a Chemical Precipitation and Low-Pressure Calcination method from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. It also has received a patent for a process to join two individual linked super-conductors utilizing a melt processing technique. Competition The company’s competitors include Materion Corporation, Kurt Lesker, Heraeus, and Tosoh. History SCI Engineered Materials, Inc., an Ohio corporation, was founded in 1987. The company was incorporated in 1987.


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
SCIA:US $1.20 USD 0.00

SCIA Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Materion Corp $32.21 USD -1.45
Tosoh Corp ¥424.00 JPY -7.00
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation SCIA Industry Range
Price/Earnings 54.3x
Price/Sales 0.4x
Price/Book 1.9x
Price/Cash Flow 42.4x
TEV/Sales 0.2x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact SCI ENGINEERED MATERIALS INC, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at