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We Help Solve Your Surface Coating Challenges

Application of Hard Chrome Surface Coating
Hard Chrome In The USA


The Leader In Industrial Hard Chrome Since 1940

U.S. Chrome has been helping engineers find solutions to surface coating challenges for more than 80 years. Our collaborative R&D program has perfected precision hard chrome plating and created a family of composite surface coating applications for industries seeking alternatives for chrome. These are some of the reasons why many of the best companies in the world partner with us for their industrial hard chrome finish needs.


We have the expertise to scale production with multiple facilities located throughout the United States.

Client Focused

The needs and expectations of our customers become ours, allowing us to foster fair, long-term partnerships.


We maintain higher standards of quality to safeguard not only our success, but the success of our customers.

Think U.S. Chrome

We have been helping engineers find solutions to surface coating challenges for over 80 years.

Why choose U.S. Chrome?

Over 80 years we have defined quality, precision, and innovation in the industrial hard chrome plating industry.

Engineering Expertise

Our engineering expertise continues to drive US Chrome to be one of the leading industrial plating suppliers.

Cost-Efficient Quality

Rejected parts can cost your business time and money. Our precision plating services diminish these disruptions.

Proprietary Techniques

Our proprietary pre-plating setup and techniques result in a more consistent and higher quality surface finish.

R&D Investment

Our research and development efforts continue to evolve the plating industry with new and innovative surface finishes that set us apart.


Every client is treated as a lifelong partner. We understand the need to invest in your success, as your success is a part of ours.


We’re confident our proprietary processes and our greatest asset, our people, will maintain our quality and industry leadership into the future.

Our History

Since 1940, we have continued to build our reputation on quality hard chrome plating and with regional production plants throughout the United States. We expanded our surface coating capabilities exponentially by investing in a state-of-the-art research and development laboratory where we have developed everything from special-purpose finishes to environmentally friendly replacements for chromium. 

As a family-owned business, we have incorporated people, technology, quality and service into a national network of the finest precision plating companies in the industry.

Serving Every Industry

More than a service provider, a valued strategic partner for custom plating solutions.
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From aircraft components to infrastructure, aerospace hard chrome plating and electroless nickel plating offers a variety of benefits that can improve durability, reduce wear and tear, and extend the life of aerospace parts and equipment.

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Many agriculture OEMs are looking to lower the total cost of ownership while minimizing equipment down time. Our superior hard chrome plating services offer a quality solution to these issues. If corrosion is your main issue, we also offer electroless nickel plating.

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Defense Industry

Reliability under demanding conditions is what our customers expect from us.

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Alternative Energy

The consistency of our plating is relied on to ensure continued cost efficiency.

Power Sports

For retail engine cylinder plating, our Wisconsin plant has everything you need.

US Chrome Corp. Of New York In Rare Air — Named Top Shop Again
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For the second year in a row, US Chrome Corp. of New York has been named one of the best finishing shops in North America. Products Finishing magazine, a trade publication which has covered the industry since 1938, conducted this annual industry benchmarking survey.

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Mid-Atlantic Design-2-Part Show
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It’s our second to last trade show for 2021, and a reminder to how quickly the year went! The Mid-Atlantic Design-2-Part Show runs Wednesday & Thursday, Oct. 20th-21st, and will be attended by our NY and CT teams. Come say hello at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center Booth #201.

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Greater Ohio Design-2-Part Show
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After a successful outing at the Design-2-Part New England Show, our Ohio and Illinois teams are headed to the Design-2-Part Greater Ohio Show in Akron, OH. This show runs October 6th & 7th at the John S. Knight Center from 9am-3pm. Come visit our Midwest teams at booth #408.

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2022 Greater Chicago Design-2-Part Show

For over 25 years the Greater Chicago Design-2-Part Show has been one of the largest design and contract manufacturing shows in North America. The Greater Chicago show will be held at the Schaumburg Convention Center, May 11th & 12th. Come meet our team at Booth #237.

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2022 Southern New England Design-2-Part Show

Our first 2022 Design-2-Part show is right around the corner in April. The Southern New England Show runs April 20th and 21st from 9:30am – 3pm. Our Connecticut team will be exhibiting in Booth #241 at the Mohegan Sun Exposition Center, Uncasville, CT. We look forward to seeing you there!

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