General Magnaplate has helped to put man on the moon and to drill into the moon rock once we were there. From the humble beginnings of the company in 1952, to the moon in 1969 and beyond, the history of the company and their products is both interesting and diverse. The original coatings that were invented by Dr. Charles P. Covino, the founder of the company, have been on every space venture since NASA began travel to explore space. Thousands of individual parts are coated to prevent wear, tear and to lubricate parts for use by NASA.
This company is the worlds leader in coatings that enhance the surface of many different products. They include but are not limited to products for, manufacturing, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, food processing, aerospace, and medical diagnostics. This company is the worlds leader in coatings that enhance the surfaces of many different products that are used for many different purposes.
General Magnaplate has offices in New Jersey, Texas and California. The Headquarters and Technology Center is located at 1331 Route 1 in Linden, New Jersey. General Magnaplate Texas is located at 801 Avenue G East in Arlington. General Mangnplate California is located at 2707 Palma Drive in Ventura. All three locations can be contacted by phone from the United States and Canada at 800-441-6173. The worldwide phone number for this company is 1-908-862-6200. Directions to all three facilities can be found on the company website.
The accreditations of this company are impressive. They are ISO certified, an OSHA Star Site, Nadcap accredited, and certified by ABS. Many of their coating are compliant with the codes of both the FDA and the USDA. Many coatings are also approved by Agri-Food Canada. General Magnaplate is also a proud membership owner of AESF, ASM International, IDFA, R & D, MJBIA, IHAA, SAMPE, Food Processing Suppliers Association and the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame.