Strongsville, , United States
Engineering Products - Manufacturer,
Public. Ltd. Firm Since 1940
Auto Technology?s roots began in the early 1940?s in Chicago IL as the Crown Equipment Co.
Crown Equipment Company purchased in 1965 by Harshaw Chemical Company
Established in the 1940?s in Chicago, IL
Manufacturer of General Metal Finishing Equipment
GS Equipment Company purchased in 1973 by Harshaw Chemical Company
Established in the late 1950?s in Brookpark, OH
Manufacturer of Corrosion Test Cabinets and Bulk Plating Barrels
Both Businesses were consolidated in 1975 at the GS Equipment facility, Brookpark, OH
Harshaw Chemical Company purchased by Gulf Oil in 1977
In 1982, Gulf Oil sells to Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation.
Kaiser Aluminum sells to Engelhard Corp. 1988
Engelhard and Atochem formed a joint venture by merging their two companies to form > M&T Harshaw in 1990.
GMF Equipment business relocated to Strongsville, OH in June 1991
Atochem purchases the Engelhard portion of M&T Harshaw along with the Electroplating Division of Schering, forming Atotech, via merging
Atotech is a fully owned Subsidiary of Elf Atochem. Elf Atochem is owned by Elf Aquitain a 35 Billion dollar French oil company
In Feb. 2000, Atotech sells the GMF Equipment division to local management and outside investor.
June 2002 Auto Technology Company purchases the assets of UES (Unified Equipment Systems) formerly known as the Udylite Equipment business.
Auto Technology Company is now capable of producing all Udylite style plating equipment as well as being the only supplier of Udylite style parts made from the
Original prints, patterns and molds.
Our Products are as follows -Cyclic Test Chambers -Multi-Gas Test Chamber -Salt Fog Test Chamber -D.I. Water Immersion Tank -Rain - Spray Test Chamber -Multipurpose Fog Chamber -Centrifugal dryers -Automatic plating equipment
20026 Progress Drive,
Strongsville - OH 44149 () United States