State-of-the-art Facility

Erie Hard Chrome has a 30,000-square-foot industrial plating facility that houses state-of-the-art equipment.

Erie, PA Industrial Plating Facility

Erie Hard Chrome has a 30,000-square-foot industrial plating facility that houses state-of-the-art equipment capable of efficiently handling industrial plating and grinding services ranging from the smallest insert pieces to 10 tons in weight. The diversity of our grinding and industrial plating services means superior quality for virtually any job parameters.

Our hard chrome finishes include smoke chrome, flash chrome, build up hard chrome plating, matte finish hard chrome impregnation (Marvalloy), and satin hard chrome. Our electroless nickel plating processes include high phosphorus nickel and co-deposited nickel-boron plating.

Our industrial grinding services include cylindrical, internal, and surface grinding. Our cylindrical grinder can handle up to 12-ft. in length x 28-in. swing. Our internal grinder is capable of 18-in. depth x 36-in. swing. Our surface grinder has a capacity of 120-in. long x 50-in. wide. Special complimentary services at Erie Hard Chrome include blasting (sand, glass, and vapor honing) as well as pickling (soak acid and pressure wash cleaning).

Quality Industrial Plating and Grinding Service

Quality is your first concern and our first priority. Since the inception of the Erie Hard Chrome industrial plating facility in 1964, we have made quality service our mission. In fact, we've built our reputation on it and are certified to ISO standards.

Addressing a wide range of applications in the plastics, tool and die, steel, and other industries, we work closely with our customers to provide finished plated products that precisely meet specifications and job deadlines.

The mission of Erie Hard Chrome is to provide quality demonstrated in the team effort of our 20 highly skilled employees. Their reliability is grounded in decades of hands-on experience in the industrial plating industry - the kind of competence you can trust.

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Hard Chrome Plating

Rinsing a cylinder after hard chrome plating.

Electroless Nickel Plating

Production line for electroless nickel plating baths.

Cylindrical Grinding

Cylindrical grinding operation.

Electroplating Rack

Racking of parts for plating.

Post-Hard Chrome Plating Polishing

Polishing shaft after hard chrome plating.

Hard Chrome Plating Preparation

Preparation for hard chrome plating.