Doerken Corporation USA

11200 Cedar Knoll Dr.
PO Box 429
Grass Lake, MI 49240 US


Company Profile

As specialists in multifunctional micro-layer corrosion protection systems, Dörken develops and manufactures extremely effective surface protection coatings for the automotive and other industries. The company works with users, coaters and plant engineers worldwide on all matters concerning applications. Whether it?s a new part, a specification, application technology, parameter adaptation or equipment design, Dörken provides the right combination of sound professional expertise and experience from numerous worldwide projects to implement a sound, first-class solution to its customer?s problems. The company is also sensitive to the environment and has refrained from using harmful chromium VI since 1980. Our certified quality and environmental management system ensures consistent development and production according to current standards. Dörken generates a constantly growing pool of knowledge with the main focus on practical solutions to coating applications. Dörken micro layer corrosion protection system, trademarked under the name Delta® MKS, offers a complete line of engineered coatings developed to provide the fastener industry with the optimum performance in corrosion protection, consistent torque/tension values and resistance to chemical attack. Products include: Delta-Protekt® Series?Inorganic basecoat and topcoat systems, including the KL 100 Series?inorganic basecoat suitable for steel, steel with a suitable passivation, iron and steel castings. The VH 300 Series?specially designed as a topcoat for zinc-flake systems. The VH 350 Series?topcoat for electroplated zinc and zinc alloys with a suitable passivation, stainless steel, aluminum and its alloys with a passivation and magnesium with a passivation. Delta-Tone® Series?Inorganic zinc-flake basecoat system suitable for steel, steel with a suitable passivation, iron and steel castings. Delta-Coll® Series?Inorganic topcoat system for electroplated zinc and zinc alloys with suitable passivation, stainless steel, aluminum and its alloys with a passivation and magnesium with a passivation. Delta-Seal® Series?Organic topcoat systems engineered for compatibility with zinc-flake systems, electroplating systems, mechanical zinc, steel with a suitable passivation, aluminum and its alloys with a passivation, stainless steel and zinc die cast. Dörken products are not limited to fasteners and stampings, but are also used in a wide variety of special applications. Delta-Flex® S organic topcoat for electroplated zinc alloys enable the coated part a high degree of shaping and bending. Delta-Seal® FAN organic black topcoat for aluminum rivets enables deformation of the substrate, after coating, with no loss of topcoat. Dörken coatings are accepted by OEMs worldwide because they are environmentally compatible systems that are known not to contain carcinogenic, mutagenic, terratogenic, cadmium, lead or chrome VI products in the coatings. Dörken products may be applied utilizing dip-spin, dip drain or spray techniques depending on part geometry. Product is distributed globally via a network of licensed applicators. Product development and manufacturing are certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 standards.

A Message from Doerken Corporation USA

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How Zinc Flake Systems Ensure High Corrosion Protection
Albert Gelles, technical director at Doerken Corporation USA, a member of Dörken MKS, explains how zinc flake coatings offer a high degree of cathodic protection with thin film coating thickness.


Dörken MKS Helps Petersglocke Bell of Cologne Cathedral Ring on High
Engineers apply the Delta-Protekt KL 170 RT to coat the mount.


Dörken MKS Provides Optimum Screw Connections Thanks to Delta-Lube 50 Lubricant
Colorless lubricant has properties of a topcoat, but also increases the corrosion protection and influences both the coefficients of friction and thread-forming torque.

Johnathan Waltz

Doerken Adds Staff for Business Development
New staff supports construction, agriculture and industrial applications, as well as application technology.

Doerken USA Rick Babik and Robert Muterspaugh

Doerken Adds Technical Sales Rep for Automotive OEMs
Rick Babik has joined Doerken Corp. USA as an OEM technical sales representative to work directly with OEMs in the automotive industry. The company also has added Robert Muterspaugh as a technical specialist working with customers and licensees.

Dennis Mulalic, Doerken USA director of business affairs

Doerken USA Creates Director of Business Affairs Position
Dennis Mulalic will be responsible for business development growth in non-automotive industries and strategic marketing planning for the company.

Kent Anderson, president of Doerken Corp. USA.

Doerken Corp. Appoints Kent Anderson as President
Doerken Corp. USA, an operating unit of Dörken MKS-Systeme, Herdecke, Germany, has named Kent Anderson as president. The announcement was made by Dr. Martin Welp, CEO of Dörken MKS-Systeme.

Dörken USA Celebrates 15th Anniversary
The company hosted coating and plating licensees, and OEM equipment manufacturers to a two-day conference and seminar at the Manistee National Resort in Michigan,.

Product Categories of Doerken Corporation USA

Chemical Coatings
Coatings, electrocoatings
Coatings, high solids
Coatings, military and government specification
Coatings, plural-component
Coatings, zinc-rich