Company Information

Tom Thorne

Abrasion & Wear Services was established in 2002 by owner and operator, Tom Thorne. Tom has been a life-long resident of St. Marys, PA and prior to starting AWS he worked as a maintenance technician in the powder metal industry for 27 years. He has had plenty of experience with the flame spray coating process at both his current business and while working in the powder metal industry.

Tom, through Abrasion & Wear Services, has provided his service to several local manufacturing and other industrial businesses in St. Marys, PA and in the surrounding areas, in addition to being a trusted supplier to many internationally owned companies. The company's processes are ISO 9001 approved and they are being utilized by customers who must have certified suppliers.

Because AWS wants their customers to be able to realize substantial cost savings, reduced downtime, and improved processes, we offer an array of expert services and the sales of OXY-GON furnaces and Ingersoll Rand Microturbines. All of our offerings are targeted to save your company money. We look forward to forming lasting relationships with our customers. We are certain that you will be satisfied with our service.


Abrasion & Wear Services, Inc. is your single source specialist for thermal spray coatings and the sales of Ingersoll microturbines and Oxy-Gon furnaces in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, and Maryland.