Suppliers of various sealants used in the manufacture of automotive components.
3M Automotive in St. Paul, Minnesota.
A global supplier of products for automotive exteriors, interiors, powertrain/chassis, and for use in automotive manufacturing/assembly. Products include abrasives, acoustic and vibration damping, adhesives and tapes, cabin air filters, catalytic converter mat mounts and insulation, electrical connectors, fasteners, fluoroelastomers, graphic films, heat-shrink moldings, lighting, mirror buttons, nameplates and badging, optical films, plant cleaning and safety products, paint protection and replacement films, security labeling, and lead-free wheel weights.
3M Company in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Provides elastomers for shock, vibration, noise and cushioning applications including acoustical absorption and barrier, damping, isolation, sealing and gasketing.
ADCO Global, Inc. in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
A supplier of specialty adhesives, sealants, tapes, and coatings.
ADCO Products, Inc. in Michigan Center, Michigan.
Designs and manufactures adhesive & sealant solutions for various transportation and construction markets. Core product chemistries include polyurethanes, acrylics, and butyls.
Autoneum North America, Inc. in Farmington Hills, Michigan.
A supplier of noise control and thermal insulation systems. Products include dampers, acoustic systems, interior trim, and thermal management systems.
Bayer Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of polyurethane coatings raw materials, engineering thermoplastics, polyurethane systems, composites, nanomaterials and raw materials, and systems and raw materials for coatings, adhesives and sealants. Automotive applications include headlamps, polycarbonate glazing, body panels, front and rear systems, interior trim and paint and coatings.
Casting Impregnators, Inc. in Franklin Park, Illinois.
Provides services for sealing porosity in castings, powder metal parts and plastic components using a vacuum-pressure process and anaerobic sealants. Applications include air conditioning compressor housings, blocks, cylinder heads, manifolds, sensors, electrical coils, solenoids, relays, and connectors.
Chemence, Inc. in Alpharetta, Georgia.
A supplier of impregnation sealants available in ambient and thermal curring formulations as well as impregnation process equipment.
Chemque, Inc. in Rexdale, Ontario.
A manufacturer of specialty high performance polymers. Products are primarily two-component or moisture curing systems, including epoxy, polyurethane, silicone, hybrid resins as well a patented foam-in-place gasketing technology. These polymers are used for adhesives, clear coating trim, BSR abatement, electronic potting/encapsulation and foam-in-place gasketing.
Cooper-Standard Automotive, Inc. in Novi, Michigan.
A global manufacturer of sealing system products, fluid system products, and noise, vibration, and harshness control products, and other related products.
DATA2 Corporation in St. Louis, Missouri.
Provides solutions for applications involving precision die-cut parts, preprinted bar code labels and blank labels. Products include attachment tape die-cuts with extended liner tabs, BSR die-cut foams, foam gaskets, and die-cut flexible parts and labels. Automotive applications include ID solutions for tire manufacturing.
Devcon Plexus in Danvers, Massachusetts.
A supplier of structural methacrylate adhesives for OEM assembly operations. Products include high-strength epoxies, advanced methacrylates, and fast-curing cyanoacrylates as well as a line of encapsulants, potting compounds, adhesive solders for electrical components or wiring and coatings to protect surfaces against abrasion, corrosion, and chemical attack. Capabilities include the design, development, and production of epoxy and methacrylate bonding agents.
DuPont Automotive Systems in Troy, Michigan.
A supplier of DuPont™ Suva® brand 134a automotive refrigerant as well as performance coatings, specialty fibers, specialty polymers including automotive coatings (paints), transparent sheeting for laminating safety glass, engineering polymers and fibers such as glass-reinforced nylon for air intake manifolds, aramid fibers, material for engine mounts and air springs, various seals, upholstery fabrics and resins for noise barrier applications in door panels.
Electrolock, Inc. in Hiram, Ohio.
A developer of material-design solutions for applications requiring high performance electrical and thermal insulation products.
Gaska Tape, Inc. in Elkhart, Indiana.
Manufactures patented polymeric series foam tape. Provides gasketing material to control buzz, rattle, and squeak issues. Applications include outside mirrors, dashboards, quarter windows, spoilers, tail lights, door protectors, waist line molding, wheel caps and license plates.
GrafTech International Holdings, Inc. in Lakewood, Ohio.
A supplier of flexible graphite sealing and thermal solutions for internal combustion, electronic and fuel cell applications. Automotive applications include head gaskets, exhaust gaskets, throttle body gaskets, EFT gaskets for heat shields, squeak/rattle isolators, heat spreaders, GDL substrates and flow field plate components.
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.
Henniges Automotive North America, Inc. in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
A sealing solutions provider specializing in isolation of vehicle interior systems from outside environments to eliminate wind noise, water leaks and emission intrusion. Product areas include sealing, encapsulated glass systems and vibration control. Applications include doors, windows, trunks, liftgates, sunroofs and hoods.
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.
Interface Performance Materials in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
A supplier of advanced sealing solutions, felt, and engineered composite materials. Products include automotive gaskets and seals.
Long-Lok Fasteners Corporation in Cincinnati, Ohio.
A manufacturer of prevailing torque-type self-locking and self-sealing fasteners. Product lines include nylon, Vespel and Kel-F strip, high temperature polyester patch, Dyna-Thred II, pre-applied adhesives and sealants, threaded inserts, Omni-Lok and Dual-Lok.
Lord Corporation in Cary, North Carolina.
Designs, manufactures and markets devices and systems to manage mechanical motion and control noise and vibration; formulates, produces and sells general purpose and specialty adhesives and polyurethane coatings; and develops products and systems utilizing magnetically responsive technologies.
Lord Corporation in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Suspension components, body panels, mechanical products for vibration, shock, noise & motion control.
Magna-Tech Manufacturing in Muncie, Indiana.
Offers manufacturing services specializing in vacuum resin impregnation to seal porosity in castings and powdered metal. Also offers rust and corrosion removal from metals and is a distributor of Rite-Lok Adhesives and Sealants.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sherex Fastening Solutions, LLC in Tonawanda, New York.
Capabilities include the manufacture, design , distribution, & automation of blind rivet nuts, brass inserts, & specialty fasteners.
Sika Automotive in Madison Heights, Michigan.
A manufacturer of sealants and adhesives. Applications include acoustic, bonding, reinforcing and sealing from body in white through the paint shop and trim area. Offers full acoustic testing to optimize vehicle acoustic performance. Capabilities include material bench marketing, prototype development, product validation, performance optimization and analytical prediction.
Sorbothane, Inc. in Kent, Ohio.
A manufacturer and custom molder of proprietary urethane compounds including Sorbothane and SorboGel, which have favorable visco-elastic properties. Suitable for high-end shock isolation and vibration damping. Sorbothane is a cast material that is produced in a durometer range from 20 through 80 durometer (Shore 00 scale).
Spraymation®, Inc. in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
A manufacturer of standard and custom designed, hot melt, cold adhesive and fluid dispensing equipment for applying dots, lines, beads, airless spray, air atomizing spray, swirl spray and slot coating patterns. Also provided is a line of complete automatic test panel spray machines and vertical/horizontal reciprocators for the automotive industry.
Sunstar Incorporated in Springboro, Ohio.
A supplier of adhesives and sealants such as non-treated polypropylene adhesives.
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.
Thermoseal Inc. in Sidney, Ohio.
Exclusive licensee for the Klinger Group of Companies in North America. Manufacturers KLINGER®sil compressed non-asbestos gasket materials and Sealex®PTFE flange sealant. Other products include flexible graphite material, Milam laminated mica sheet, KLINGER®top-chem top 4 'no-creep' PTFE sheets, and Thermoseal® soft-chem® expanded PTFE sheets.
ThreeBond International, Inc. in West Chester, Ohio.
A supplier of adhesives and sealants to the automotive and electronics industries.
Ultraseal America, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
A supplier of casting impregnation, equipment and resins for sealing porosity leaks. Specializes in automated production lines, engine blocks, AC compressors, steering housings, transmission cases, fuel systems, pumps and other small fluid housings.
Uniseal, Inc. in Evansville, Indiana.
A manufacturer of custom designed automotive products including sealants, adhesives, cellular foam products, thermoplastics and structural reinforcements. Facilities include research and development laboratories.
Wacker Chemical Corporation in Adrian, Michigan.
A supplier of silicone fluids, silicone rubbers & silicone resins, silanes and fumed silica.
Yokohama Industries Americas, Inc. in Versailles, Kentucky.
A supplier of automotive air conditioning and power steering hoses, fittings & assemblies as well as fluid conveying products.
Yokohama Industries America South Carolina, LLC in Easley, South Carolina.