Chrome Plating on Magnesium. APC offers satin chrome, black chrome, and bright chrome plating on magnesium substrates. Why magnesium? Because it is 2/3 the weight of aluminum and can be formed with very thin walls. Magnesium also has a metallic feel to the surface. Pictured here is a dip stick cap for a Harley-Davidson […]
Arlington Plating Company’s key employees have recently completed OSHA 30 training and have received their certificates. The intensive training took place over a 12-week period of time and was lead by Ron Humphreys of Gallagher Bassett Risk Control Services. The training, which focused on lock out tag out (LOTO), confined space, personal protective equipment […]
Arlington Plating Company has been named one of the Top 50 Plating Companies for 2015 by Products Finishing magazine. The company is being recognized for its continued growth, diversification, and reputation in the industry. Founded in Arlington Heights IL in 1946, the Palatine IL based company specializes in decorative nickel chrome plating on light metals (aluminum, […]
We are looking to hire more production employees including buffers, polishers, rackers, and platers. Several shifts available including 8, 10, and 12-hour work days during 1st and 2nd shift. Starting wage $10.00/hr with an increase after 45 days. We offer a good medical plan, 401K, and opportunity for growth. Come in on Wednesday November […]
Come get an exclusive sneak peek! APC proudly released four brand new YouTube videos discussing essential processes of the manufacturing plant. Topics include: Automotive Nickel-Chrome, Black Chrome, Satin Nickel-Chrome, and Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) antenna design.
Check out the first three chrome discussions at http://www.youtube.com/user/APCCHROME. The LDS video can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/user/SelectConnectTech.
During the past month, 20 Arlington Plating Company employees completed an OSHA 10 training and attained certification. This course emphasized OSHA safety topics that will be used in our business. These topics include walking and working surfaces, fire safety, hearing conservation, personal protective equipment, lock out tag out, machine guarding, chemical safety right to […]
On Monday July 21 Arlington Plating Company will be visited by 6th District Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam and the Safer Foundation of Chicago. Over the past three years, Arlington Plating Company has been successfully working with the Safer Foundation providing full time employment opportunities to IDOC inmates that qualify for the work/re-entry program. Safer […]
New Arlington Plating Laboratory opening June 1, 2014. Arlington Plating Company has invested over $100,000 to build out a new laboratory to prepare our company for the future. Our new lab is twice the size of our existing lab with an expanded fume hood, room for our analytical equipment including the UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, HPLC […]