Advanced Thermal Protection 
Systems for Spacecraft

Hera Technologies stands at the vanguard of Thermal Protection Systems (TPS) development 
and applications for spacecraft, embodying the pinnacle of innovation, reliability, and quality in 
the aerospace industry.

As the leading supplier of TPS for spacecraft vehicles, we are dedicated to pioneering 
new frontiers in spacecraft safety and efficiency.

Our Expertise in Spacecraft TPS

Hera Technologies excels in the field of spacecraft TPS, offering a comprehensive range of services from the supply of new TPS flight components and integrated assemblies to the certified refurbishment of recovered mission hardware. Our specialized teams collaborate closely with Tier I and II customers, providing expert guidance on material selection, manufacturing producibility, and design to ensure budget alignment and project success.

Unique Capabilities

Our unique manufacturing capabilities set us apart in the industry, particularly in the development and application of exotic proprietary TPS materials. Hera Technologies is not only proficient in component-level manufacturing but also specializes in substrate bonding and the application of TPS at our facilities and on customer sites. This comprehensive service range underscores our leadership in TPS innovation.

Unique Capabilities

Our unique manufacturing capabilities set us apart in the industry, particularly in the development and application of exotic proprietary TPS materials. Hera Technologies is not only proficient in component-level manufacturing but also specializes in substrate bonding and the application of TPS at our facilities and on customer sites. This comprehensive service range underscores our leadership in TPS innovation.

Specialized Manufacturing Tools
and Processes

Hera Technologies employs the same advanced equipment and systems used in launch vehicles, supported by a certified TPS technician team. This ensures the highest standards in the application of TPS, both in-house and on-site for our customers.

TPS Material Specialization

Our expertise spans a wide array of materials crucial for spacecraft TPS

Cork

Used for its lightweight and ablative heat shield properties, Hera Technologies has perfected the art of stabilizing and machining cork in controlled environments to prevent contamination and manage its natural expansion and contraction.

Metals

We provide complex, high-strength, lightweight machining services for all space vehicle components, addressing the industry’s demand for durability and performance.

Composites

Our handcrafted composite laminating services address the challenges of manufacturing complex structural parts and assemblies capable of meeting our customers engineering specifications.

Fabric

Extensively used for Impact-Resistant Covers, Engine FOD Covers, lift slings and thermal engineering designs, Hera Technologies leads in the design and manufacture of fabric-based TPS applications.

Aramid and Metallic Honeycomb

Specializing in high-speed machining and tooling for nomex, kevlar, and metallic honeycomb cores, providing structural support and lightweight solutions.

Foam, Plastic, Rubber & Gaskets

Expertise in manufacturing in contamination-free environments and precision machining for aerospace tolerances, essential for insulation, sealing, and gap closing.

Cork

Used for its lightweight and ablative heat shield properties, Hera Technologies has perfected the art of stabilizing and machining cork in controlled environments to prevent contamination and manage its natural expansion and contraction.

Metals

We provide complex, high-strength, lightweight machining services for all space vehicle components, addressing the industry’s demand for durability and performance.

COMPOSITES

Our handcrafted composite laminating services address the challenges of manufacturing complex structural parts and assemblies capable of meeting our customers engineering specifications.

Fabric

Extensively used for Impact-Resistant Covers, Engine FOD Covers, lift slings and thermal engineering designs, Hera Technologies leads in the design and manufacture of fabric-based TPS applications.

Aramid and Metallic Honeycomb

Specializing in high-speed machining and tooling for nomex, kevlar, and metallic honeycomb cores, providing structural support and lightweight solutions.

Foam, Plastic, Rubber & Gaskets

Expertise in manufacturing in contamination-free environments and precision machining for aerospace tolerances, essential for insulation, sealing, and gap closing.

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Special Processes Across 15 Types

TPS Manufacturing Innovation

The introduction of new product innovations (NPI) and the use of proprietary TPS materials represent significant challenges that Hera Technologies embraces. Our collaborative approach with customers fosters a shared investment in IP and technological advances, ensuring TPS performance under critical conditions.

Advancements and Safety in Thermal Protection Systems Manufacturing

Hera Technologies stands as a pioneer in the advanced manufacturing of Thermal Protection Systems (TPS) for spacecraft, responding to the era of recoverable space vehicles with cutting-edge research and development. Our expertise in fabricating enhanced TPS materials aligns with the rapid pace of launch schedules, ensuring our products uphold the highest standards of safety and reliability. This meticulous focus on quality and procedural integrity guarantees that each component Hera Technologies delivers is not only flight-worthy but also instills confidence in the durability and performance of our TPS solutions.

Our Passion for Space Exploration

At the heart of Hera Technologies lies a deep-seated passion for space exploration, driven by the knowledge that our advanced TPS manufacturing plays a pivotal role in this ambitious journey.

Our contributions go beyond mere component production; they are integral to shaping the trajectory of space travel and enabling future generations to venture further into the cosmos. As Hera Technologies continues to lead in the provision of superior thermal protection solutions, we invite you to partner with Hera Technologies, forging new paths in the aerospace industry through innovation and unparalleled quality.

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