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Hardide Plc operates as a surface coating technology company. It develops and manufactures advanced technology tungsten-carbide coatings to engineering components. The company also provides alternatives to hard chrome plating for aerospace applications. Its applications are used in the oil and gas, valves, pumps, aerospace, petrochemical, power generation, defense, motorsport, pulp and paper processing and material processing areas. The company's business roots back to 2000 with the creation of Hardide Coatings Ltd. by Yuri Nikolaevich Zhuk and other UK-led venture capitalists to develop and commercialize a process that invented by scientists in Cold War Russia at Moscow State University. Hardide was founded on January 27, 2005 and is headquartered in Bicester, the United Kingdom.