On average, about 2000 fasteners are installed in a common passenger car. They are often invisible but always essential. Screws and nuts hold car or other machinery components together, they have to resist extreme environmental impacts and guarantee a smooth and safe driving experience.
Of course, it's not only vehicles where fasteners are essential. In fact, the industry is also strongly tied to the production of aircrafts, appliances, agricultural machinery, commercial construction, and infrastructure. More than 200 billion fasteners are used per year in the U.S., 26 billion of these by the automotive industry.
SurTec, as a supplier for tailor-made chemical specialities, is unique in the field of surface treatment for fasteners offering solutions along the entire process chain:
SurTec's electroplating processes include every step from the pre-treatment, solutions for zinc and zinc alloys to top coats and sealers.
By choosing SurTec as their chemical supplier customers benefit from a broad range of profound expertise, excellent service, global contacts and high-quality products - everything from a single source.