Auto Technology Company's roots started in the 1940s under the Crown Equipment Company name. In 1965 Crown was purchased by Harshaw Chemical Company. In the 1970s through the 1990s their were multiple mergers with multiple companies including GS Equipment, Gulf Oil, Kaiser Aluminum, Englehard, Atochem and Atotech.
In 2000 the company was purchased by internal management along with an investment group and was known as Auto Technology Company.
In 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.
In 2009 Auto Technology created an in-house contract test laboratory. This lab is A2LA accredited to the ISO guide 17025. Abilities include all corrosion testing, environmental with hot and cold cycling as well as immersion, SO2, UV and more.
Auto Technology Company is considered the premier manufacturer of high quality innovative Testing and Metal Finishing Equipment.
Our Testing products are standard in every major automobile manufacturer in North America. We are the leader in salt corrosion testing innovation and working with companies like Daimler Chrysler, Ford, GM, Honda, Hyundai, Nissan, and Toyota. Auto Technology Companys customers also included many auto related suppliers such as Delphi, Visteon, Siemens, Valeo. Magni, Henkel, Borg Warner as well as many others.
Our customers are not limited to the automotive industry. Many diverse industries use our equipment to test components and finished products. Leading companies such as, Carrier Boeing, Kohler, Lennox, Masco, NASA, TRW, Underwriters Laboratories, US Army/Navy/Marines, US Post Office to name a few.
We have the expertise, products and service to handle the most demanding needs of our customer and over 60 years experience in keeping them going.