Bedford Heights, OH

National Peening in Bedford Heights, OH offers a variety of surface enhancement solutions for most components in the transportation industries ranging from industrial to aerospace markets with focus on large structural and engine components such as large engine shafts to all parts of the landing gear which includes, brakes, axles, wheels, struts, gears, cylinders, and actuators.  As design margins continue to diminish and part performance in all competitive applications becomes more of a critical aspect in optimizing fatigue life, shot peening is usually the preferred surface enhancement solution.  Moreover, the benefits range from improving corrosion resistance while significantly increasing the designed safety factor as well as mitigation of liabilities by production release of underperforming parts or assemblies.  Bottom line, our services provide a competitive edge which is becoming more critical to the success of your machines, equipment, and manufacturing processes.

  • ITAR registered with Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) and holds several customer approvals.
  • NADCAP Accredited for Aerospace Quality System AC7004.
  • NADCAP Accredited for AC7117 Shot Peening, Peen Forming, and Glass Bead Peening.

The plant is designed to process both smaller critical components and assemblies using our robotic, computer controlled, dual media, shot peening machine to process long struts, axles, crankshafts, gears and other large components to the most critical peening requirements.  For larger components and assemblies, we can perform similar high precision shot peening using our automatic air and wheel shot peening machines.  Accordingly, we are capable of handling large components with machine based and plant wide hoisting and rigging equipment to safely and delicately position and transport your sensitive product through the manufacturing process.

Specific Capabilities Include:

  • Automated Shot Peening
  • Manual Shot Peening
  • Dual Peening
  • Peen forming & straightening
  • Porosity sealing
  • Work hardening
  • Deburring / Deflashing
  • Derusting / Descaling
  • Abrasive blast cleaning
  • Cosmetic surface enhancement
  • Die life enhancement
  • Surface evaluation
  • On-site peening services
  • In-House cleaning and rust preventative capabilities
  • Washing & cleaning
  • Rust prevention

Bedford Heights also offers walk-in blasting and cleaning capabilities for large components and assemblies that are not easily processed using more traditional small cabinets and machines for cleaning and cosmetic restoration. We offer a wide variety of media from glass beads, ceramics, and various metallic media for decontamination, micro/nano peening, cleaning, texturing, blasting, and other special processes.

Our technicians, engineers, and managers are experienced in solving your most difficult challenges and can provide guidance to you and your team with regard to your surface enhancement needs.  We also work with a wide variety of steel shot and cut-wire sizes in both standard and high hardness varieties to ensure the shot peening process is effective and meets your most stringent requirements.

Our Bedford Heights facility is ITAR registered with Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) and holds several customer approvals. Equally important, the plant is NADCAP Accredited for Aerospace Quality System AC7004 and AC7117 Shot Peening, Peen Forming, and Glass Bead Peening.

Our Bedford Heights plant is strategically located in the Midwest to serve a wide variety of industries, including automotive, rail, aerospace, forging / casting, agricultural equipment and other related industries.


23800 Corbin Drive, Unit B Bedford Heights, OH 44128


Contact: Tel: (216) 342-9155 EMAIL

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