Suppliers of various paints, coatings and films used in the manufacture of automotive components.
Fortech Products, Inc. in Brighton, Michigan.
A supplier of corrosion resistant paints for the automotive and other industries. Other products include stamping/drawing compounds such as bar drawing & stamping oil, heavy-duty water-based compounds, synthetic water-based fluids, oil-based fluids for ferrous and non-ferrous metals, wire drawing compounds, viscous water-mix fluid, viscous chlorinated "honey" oil, etc. as well as abrasive silicon carbide lapping compounds.
Gage Products Company in Ferndale, Michigan.
A supplier of automotive paint solvents and paint-system closed-loop recycling processes. Also supplies custom-blended gasoline and diesel test-fuels and calibration fluids for product development applications and emission-control testing. Provides refining services for solvent-recovery and waste-stream management programs.
G.B.I.E. Inc. in Amherstburg, Ontario.
Develops, manufactures, sells and distributes waterbased functional coatings for flexible substrates including EPDM, PVC, TEP, silicones, etc. Automotive applications include weatherseals, sunroofs, hoods, trunks, grommets, etc.
Groco Specialty Coatings Co. in Dallas, Texas.
A manufacturer of paint and temporary protective coatings for the automotive and aerospace industries. Transeal temporary protective coating technology.
H.C. Starck Inc. in Newton, Massachusetts.
Produces metal and ceramic powders, non-ferrous metals, intermediates for advanced ceramics, and processes these materials into semi-finished and finished parts. Also produces thermal spray powders.
Heany Industries, Inc. in Scottsville, New York.
A supplier of industrial ceramics and wear-resistant and thermal barrier coatings (TBC).
Henkel Corporation in Rocky Hill, Connecticut.
A supplier of adhesives, sealants, and coatings, etc. Application areas include engine and powertrain, exterior and interior systems and components as well as automotive electronics and fuel cells.
Henkel Technologies in Madison Heights, Michigan.
A supplier of pre-paint treatments to the automotive industry. Applications range from initial body-in-white stages (including metal stamping lubricants, hi-lite compounds and pre-cleaners), through cleaning and pre-treating of both metal and plastic substrates, to tire lubricant, decal lubricant, and final vehicle wash.
Hernon Manufacturing, Inc. in Sanford, Florida.
A custom formulator of adhesives and sealants. Produces high performance adhesives and sealants including anaerobics, cyanoacrylates, epoxies, acrylics, UV cure adhesives, impregnation resins, and coatings. Features single-source responsibility with a complete line of turn-key adhesive and sealant dispensing systems.
Highland Industries, Inc. in Kernersville, North Carolina.
A supplier of industrial fabrics and textiles. Capabilities include weaving, knitting, finishing, coating, and lamination. Products include airbag fabrics.
Houghton International, Inc. in Mississauga, Ontario.
A supplier of specialty chemicals, metalworking products, fire resistant fluids, rust preventatives, quenching oils, die-casting release agents, cleaners and chemical management programs.
Houghton International, Inc. in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of specialty chemicals, oils and lubricants for metalworking and metal finishing.
Jamestown Paint Company in Jamestown, Pennsylvania.
A manufacturer of industrial paints and coatings for use in the OEM market. Applications include radiators, truck frames, wheels, landing gears, charged air coolers, axles, convertible arm assemblies, seat frames, and miscellaneous under hood component parts.
Kalcor Coatings Company in Willoughby, Ohio.
A manufacturer of high performance OEM coatings for the transportation market.
Kaneka Texas Corporation in Pasadena, Texas.
A supplier of plastic materials such as polyolefins, modifiers, and polyimide film, etc.
Kay Automotive Graphics in Lake Orion, Michigan.
A supplier of automotive decorative film, dimensional graphics, badging, and functional films including in-mold paint films, pressure sensitive paint films, noise abatement, gravel guard, retro-reflective, and abrasion-resistant products. Technical services include design development, prototyping, and plant support.
LANXESS Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of performance chemicals, chemical intermediates, engineering plastics, and performance rubber sectors. Products include plastics polyamide/nylon 6 and nylon 6/6, ABS, SAN, PBT; butadiene and nitrile rubber; rubber and plastics additives for use as plasticizers, blowing agents, bonding agents, flame retardants, curing and vulcanizing agents; colorants and pigments for use with transparent and opaque plastic components, such as brake or rear light covers; ferric oxide chemicals for airbag gas generators; and additives for automotive paints and coatings.
Lawter, Inc. in Baxley, Georgia.
A supplier of water-borne coatings.
Lord Corporation in Wixom, Michigan.
Develops and manufactures high-performance adhesives and coatings for automotive design and repair solutions, which are resistant to severe temperatures, chemical attack and abrasion.
Lucite International, Inc. in Memphis, Tennessee.
A supplier of polymers, resins and acrylic coatings to the automotive and other industries.
MacDermid Autotype, Inc. in Waterbury, Connecticut.
A manufacture of coated films . Areas of expertise include film insert molding (FIM) for automotive interior and other applications such as car stereo and control panel fascias, trim, etc.
M&C Specialties Company in Southampton, Pennsylvania.
A die-cutter/converter of 3M automotive tapes, acrylic tapes, VHB products, BSR products, anti-squeak flocking, laminations, sound and vibration control products, and paint masking tapes. Applications include exterior and interior trim attachments, emblem attachment, anti-mutilation, surface protection films, shielding and conduction, anti-squeak, gaskets, under-hood labels, heat abatement, dual lock fastening, pressure sensitive adhesion, fabrics, and foams, etc.
Material Sciences Corporation in Elk Grove Village, Illinois.
A full-service continuous coil coater offering metals for multiple uses including fuel tanks, transmission clutch rings, exterior and interior trim and pre-primed and pre-lubricated metals as well as processing up to 62 inch wide steel and aluminum coils, the company also offers in-line tension leveling, slitting and embossing.
Material Sciences Corporation in Canton, Michigan.
Manufacturers of Quiet Steel® and other proprietary constrained layer materials. Automotive original equipment applications include acoustic and thermal performance enhancement in a range of NVH, coil coating, pre-painting, electro galvanizing and other areas.
Material Sciences Corporation in Canfield, Ohio.
Services include electrogalvanizing zinc and coil coating and roll-coat painting. Other capabilities include slitting and oscillating of metal coils.
MetoKote Corporation, Inc. in Lima, Ohio.
An applicator of custom coatings offering high-technology coating services including electrocoating, powder coating, and liquid coating. Part capabilities range from flat washers to 10,000 pound castings.
Michigan Metal Coatings Company in Port Huron, Michigan.
A provider of corrosion resistent metal coating services.
NB Coatings, Inc. in Lansing, Illinois.
A supplier of customized plastics coatings for interior and exterior automotive components. Product applications include ABS, PC, TPO, TPU, TPE, Nylon, RIM, SRIM, PVC and other plastics.
ND Industries, Inc. in Clawson, Michigan.
A manufacturer of self-locking, self-sealing, adjustable fasteners, locking and sealing coatings for fasteners, seals and gaskets of PVC, crushable mastic and expandable rubber.
Nippon Paint (America) Corporation in Teaneck, New Jersey.
A supplier of raw materials for coatings used in all stages of automotive manufacturing including surface treatment, undercoating, intermediate coating and top coating.
NOF Metal Coatings North America in Chardon, Ohio.
A developer and licensor of proprietary corrosion protective coatings, sealers and topcoats for ferrous materials as well as aluminum and zinc substrates. Products include the GEOMET® and DACROMET® coating systems. Primary applications include fasteners, clips, clamps, stampings, springs, rotors, and fuel filler tubes etc.
North American Höganäs, Inc. in Hollsopple, Pennslyvania.
A supplier of iron-based metal powders and high alloy metal powders for powdered metal component, friction, surface coating, welding and chemical applications.
Northern Technologies International Corporation in Circle Pines, Minnesota.
Specializes in corrosion management solutions such as proprietary volatile corrosion inhibiting (VCI) products and packaging, patented cathodic protection technologies and anti-corrosion coatings. Products also include capsules, bags, film, shrink film, stretch film, puncture shield film, foams, dunnage trays and bins, cardboard, pipe strips, tube strips, rust cleaner/remover, coatings, etc.
NOVA Chemicals Corporation in Calgary, Alberta.
A supplier of engineered polyurethane systems with automotive applications for sound insulation, composites and structural foam, seating, armrests, headrests, steering wheels, coatings and adhesives.
Novagard Solutions, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio.
A manufacturer of polyvinyl chloride foam (PVC) for use in gasketing and noise reduction as well as silicone adhesive and sealants, including single component, two component and UV cure materials for use in gasketing, coating, encapsulating and bonding plus silicone greases and compounds.
Nuplex Resins, LLC in Louisville, Kentucky.
A supplier of resins for coating applications. Products include water-borne, solvent-borne, powder and high solid type resins.
Nylok LLC in Macomb, Michigan.
A supplier of mechanical locking and thread sealing products; chemical adhesives for locking and thread sealing fasteners; thread protection and maskings; sealant products; lubricant products; assembly retention coatings; and powder coatings.
Oerlikon Balzers Coating USA, Inc. in Schaumburg, Illinois.
A supplier of transmission component coatings, applications include fuel injection, pumps, transmissions, bearings, and valve trains.
Oerlikon Metco (U.S.), Inc. in Westbury, New York.
A provider of specialized coatings for engine, transmission, steering, and suspension components. Products include coating equipment and coated components.
Para-Chem in Simpsonville, South Carolina.
A supplier of emulsion polymers, thickeners, specialty coatings, fire retardants, and adhesives.
Philos Technologies, Inc. in Wheeling, Illinois.
A provider of titanium metal treating services.
Phygen Coatings, Inc. in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
A provider of coatings for dies, molds, and tooling used in die casting, metal forming, and plastic injection molding.
Pittsburgh Glass Works, LLC in Troy, Michigan.
A technical center specializing in glass embedded automotive windshield antennas as well as solar reflective windshield glass coatings.
Plymouth Rubber Europa, North America in Canton, Massachusetts.
Supplies rubber and vinyl products such as electrical tapes, automotive harness tapes, industrial tapes and films, etc.
PolyOne Corporation in Avon Lake, Ohio.
A global supplier of specialty thermoplastic compounds.
Powder Coating Institute in The Woodlands, Texas.
A powder coating trade organization.
PPG Industries, Inc. in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of automotive OEM coatings such as electrocoatings, top-coatings, clear-coatings, spray-on truck bedliners, etc.
Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. in Indianapolis, Indiana.
A supplier of protective coatings for corrosion protection, temperature resistance, powder metal components, rubber-to-metal bonding, electrical (conductive) applications, and dry-film lubricants.
Recticel Interiors North America, LLC in Clarkston, Michigan.
A supplier of compounds of aliphatic polyurethane used in both interior trim and window encapsulation. Manufactures polyurethane spray skins for interior trim applications.
Red Spot Paint & Varnish Company, Inc. in Evansville, Indiana.
A supplier of automotive interior and exterior paints and coatings.
REHAU Incorporated in Leesburg, Virginia.
A manufacturer of polymer extrusion, injection molded thermoplastic automotive components.
Saint-Gobain Corporation in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
Manufacturers of glass, abrasives, fiber glass reinforcements, coatings, compounds, bearings, and seals.
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corporation in Wayne, New Jersey.
A supplier of advanced film products, bonding tapes, foam seals, foam tapes, bonding tapes, fluid handling hose and tube, machined and molded fluoropolymers, cable lining, foam gaskets, bearing and wear products, Norglide bearings, etc.
SDC Technologies, Inc. in Irvine, California.
Develops and manufactures abrasion resistant coating technologies. Applications include headlight and taillight lenses, instrument panel windows, etc.
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Corporation in Warrensville Heights, Ohio.
Manufactures and distributes advanced technology paint and coating systems for the automotive and fleet refinishing industries.
Silberline Manufacturing in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of automotive coatings such as aluminum effect pigments.
Soliant, LLC in Lancaster, South Carolina.
A manufacturer of decorative films and coatings.
Solutia, Inc. in St. Louis, Missouri.
A provider of performance films for laminated safety glass and after-market applications such as resins; resins and additives for coatings, and nylon products such as high-performance polymers and fibers.
Specialty Coating Systems, Inc. in Indianapolis, Indiana.
A provider of Parylene conformal coating services, equipment and raw material dimer. Applications include automotive electronics.
Stahl (USA) Inc. in Peabody, Massachusetts.
A specialty coatings manufacturer for interior trim and components. Products include aqueous and solvent-based coatings for EPDM, PVC, TPO, urethane and leather.
SWD, Inc. in Addison, Illinois.
Services include metal finishing and coating.
Tanury Industries in Lincoln, Rhode Island.
Provides decorative and functional finishes for the automotive and other industries. Applications range from emblems and nameplates to functional items such as tribological and EMI/RFI shielding.
tesa tape, Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A global manufacturer of pressure sensitive adhesive tapes. tesa provides professional solutions for permanent mounting, marking, securing and identification as well as black out design, permanent protection, hole covering, cable mounting, temporary protection, design painting, masking and wire harnessing.
The DECC Company, Inc. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Applicators of Teflon® anti-corrosion and decorative coatings, including dry film lubricant, Teflon graphite, Magni, SermaGard, and Polyurea.
The Gerstenslager Company in Wooster, Ohio.
Services include blanking, stamping, welded assemblies, e-coating, packaging, etc.
The Lubrizol Corporation in Wickliffe, Ohio.
A specialty chemical company. Supplies lubricant additives for engine oils, other transportation-related fluids and industrial lubricants as well as additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. Also makes performance coatings in the form of specialty resins and additives.
The Magni Group, Inc. in Birmingham, Michigan.
Develops, manufactures, and applies protective engineered coatings for a wide variety of metal products.
The Oakwood Group in Dearborn, Michigan.
Products include metal speaker grilles, overhead systems head impact energy absorbers, door side impact energy absorbers, front and rear bumper energy absorbers, etc.
The Reynolds Company in Greenville, South Carolina.
A manufacturer of water-based, hot melt, and dry-blended adhesives as well as fire retardant and other specialty coatings.
TI Automotive, Ltd. in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
A manufacturer of fluid storage, carrying, and delivery systems, vapor management systems and hydro-formed components. Products include gasoline direct-injection and diesel fuel lines and rails as well as fluid carrying lines for turbocharger coolant systems.
Tiodize Company, Inc. in Huntington Beach, California.
A supplier of advanced coatings for prevention of friction, wear, and corrosion, hard anodizing with Teflon impregnation, lubricants and cleaners/degreasers.
Tredegar Corporation in North Chesterfield, Virginia.
A manufacturer of specialty masking films. Products include non-residue low-gel surface protection and masking film. Automotive application areas include painted, coated, and uncoated metal, plastic, and other substrates.
United Paint & Chemical Corporation in Southfield, Michigan.
A supplier of waterborne coatings for automotive interior applications. Applications include first and second surface reflective, decorative and periphery coatings for automotive lenses and lens bodies; anticorrosive coatings for under hood/under body parts; automotive interior instrument panels, door panels, arm rests, steering wheels, and air bag covers; and automotive exterior fascia, fenders, truck beds, and tail gates.
Victrex USA Inc. in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of high-performance PAEK thermoplastics for under-the-hood applications in the areas of piston units, seals, washers, bearings and as well as other active components used in automotive applications such as transmission, braking and air-conditioning systems.
Visual Image Systems Company, LLC in Louisville, Kentucky.
A supplier of adhesive decals for vehicles. Automotive products include decals, lettering, striping, paint protection products, functional die-cut parts, acrylic foam tapes, acrylic foam die-cuts, chrome and painted injection molded badges, etc.
Vulcan Engineering Company in Helena, Alabama.
A foundry systems supplier for grinding, robotics, casting systems, nobake, green sand, lost foam and investment casting.
Wacker Chemical Corporation in Adrian, Michigan.
A supplier of silicone fluids, silicone rubbers & silicone resins, silanes and fumed silica.
West-Tech Finishing Inc. in Vaughan, Ontario.
Specializes in the surface treatment of aluminum such as hard anodize coatings, sulphuric anodize coatings.
Whitford Corporation in Elverson, Pennsylvania.
Manufactures & distributes a complete line of fluoropolymer coatings. Automotive applications include components which require corrosion protection, dry lubrication, abrasion resistance used on fasteners, chassis, transmission & engine components, weatherstrip & glass-run seals.
Windsor Machine & Stamping Ltd. in LaSalle, Ontario.
Designs, engineers and integrates headrest frames and assemblies using wire products, tubular components, stampings, foam, fabric and plastic parts to produce assembled headrests. Other products include seating components, upper and lower exhaust hangers and assemblies, modular assemblies, structural brackets and braces.
Worwag Coatings, LLC in Lafayette, Indiana.
Produces paints, primers, powder, and liquid coating systems for the automotive and other industries.
Zanini USA, Inc. in Southfield, Michigan.
A provider of automotive trim products which include badges, body side moldings, interior trunk trim, back door tailgates, steering column covers, airbag covers, water deflectors, grille radiators as well as trim for steel and aluminum wheels. Capabilities include product design, development, validation, etc. Developes and manufacters paints and varnishes.