Advanced Heat Treat Corp. Announces New Plant Manager

​Kody Kottke will oversee operations at MidPort location in Waterloo, Iowa. To find out how Advanced Heat Treat Corp., compares to other North American commercial heat treaters we would suggest this list compiled by “The Monty Heat Treat News”. 50 Largest North American Commercial Heat Treats 2021 | The Monty

WATERLOO, IA – January 26, 2022 – Advanced Heat Treat Corp. (AHT), a recognized leader in heat treat services and metallurgical solutions, announced the promotion of Kody Kottke to Plant Manager at its MidPort Blvd. location in Waterloo, Iowa. Kottke has been employed at AHT since 2003 and has held a number of operational leadership roles.

AHT Vice President of Operations Bill Cowell commented, “Kody has been a vital part of our team for 19 years. He has a well-rounded and extensive understanding of our nitriding equipment, customers and our processes. I have great confidence in his ability to drive efforts at the MidPort facility as we continue to grow and exceed our customer expectations with UltraGlowing results.”

Cowell, who previously served as plant manager at its MidPort location, will now focus more on the overall operations across its four locations in Alabama, Michigan and Iowa. The MidPort location that Kottke will oversee offers UltraGlow® ion nitriding, gas nitriding, UltraOx®, ferritic nitrocarburizing, stress relieve and more. Learn more about Advanced Heat Treat Corp. and its employees at or by calling (319) 232-5221.

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