Company News
03.01.09 ::

 We are very excited to announce the opening of Curtis Thermal Processing in Machesney Park, IL.

CTP has the ability to neutral harden approximately 250,000 pounds of fasteners and stampings per day


10.01.08 ::

 We Specialize in the Application of Magni Engineered Chrome-Free Coatings

Our highly automated facilities specialize in the bulk application of engineered coatings on fasteners and small components.


02.01.08 ::

 Newest Processing Capability

Curtis is pleased to announce our newest processing capability to provide Manganese Phosphate to meet various automotive and OEM standards such as GM4277M and PS8890.

11.01.07 ::

Technology and Plating improves turn times.

CMF upgrades Dip Spin Lines with the latest controls technology.

CMF offers unmatched turnaround times and production reporting capabilities thanks to barcode technology.


QC Laboratory & Certifications

Quality Control Laboratory

Our facilities host an array of testing equipment to support the many processes and services we provide. We are ISO9001, A2LA and GM accredited.

Instrumentation includes:

  • Atomic absorption unit
  • Thickness testing equipment
  • Torque Tension Testing with Computer-modeling capability
  • Salt Spray Cabinets
  • Environmental Test Chambers

Our research and development effort is also headquartered in Sterling Heights, MI. Various programs designed to assist our customer in refining difficult applications are conducted on an ongoing basis.

For technical assistance contact: Brian Lowry V.P. Technical Services at 586-939-2850 or email.

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International Organization for Standardization
ISO is the short name for the International Organization for Standardization, a worldwide organization whose goal is to promote the development of standardization to facilitate the international exchange of goods and services. ISO sets operational and quality control standards for businesses in over 125 countries around world.

Sterling Heights, MI

Machesney Park, IL

The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation
American Association for Laboratory Accreditation is a non-profit organization dedicated to the formal recognition of competent testing and calibration laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers and reference material producers.

A2LA Scope
Scope of Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025-1999
Our Laboratory is accredited to perform many tests including Torque and Torque Tension(to 300ft-lb), Salt Fog, Coating Thickness Electromagnetic, Coating Weight Gravimetric and pH of Aqueous Solutions. Our approved test methods include Chrysler PS7902, PS5873, PS10378, PS11036, Ford WZ101, GM4435M CodeG, 9064p, 7113M, 7114M, 9084P, GMW3179 Code G, 3359, SAE/USCAR 10, 11. See scope for more test methods.


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