Pavco, Inc.

1935 John Crosland Jr. Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28208 US


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Company Profile

 Advanced Chemistries.

Pavco Updates

New Compliant Chemistry Logo The most successful compliant chemistry line of products has an updated new look for 2011.

Industry Leading Chloride Zinc Nickel

Just as the ad says, innovation this dramatic rarely comes around.

Pavco Gains Further Auto OEM Specification Approval

Pavco Inc. of Charlotte, NC is pleased to announce the approval of numerous HyPro™ Compliant Chemistry technologies for use on zinc plated, passivated fasteners for the Chrysler Group.

As Seen In Products Finishing

pavlish family at open house

Pavco Opens New Headquarters, Labs and Pilot Center
North Carolina facility has 40,000 square foot that expands its research and customer service departments.

Pavco NiClipse C Provides Uniform Deposits
Pavco offers a diverse portfolio of metal finishing technologies.

Meeting Thickness Requirements in Bright Nickel Systems
If you are having trouble meeting minimum thickness requirements in the normal cycle time, Pavco’s Josh Fish has some solutions for you.

Pavco plated hex nuts

Finishing Options Include Hex-Chrome Alternatives
At Sur/Fin 2018, Pavco will showcase metal finishing systems for alloys, zinc, nickel, chrome, copper and conversion coatings, with an emphasis on decorative hexavalent chrome alternatives and general compliant chemistries.

Sockets barrel coated with Pavco's Hex-A-Gone Revolution trivalent chromium coating

A ‘Revolution’ in Chrome Barrel Plating
Pavco’s Hex-A-Gone Revolution trivalent coating option captures the advantages of both chrome and barrel processing.

TABLE 1 - Low Alloy: 6-12% Nickel, 5-10 μm Thickness

How to Use XRF Testing Instruments to Accurately Measure Zinc Nickel
Q. What are the XRF testing requirements for plating zinc nickel alloy?

                    Pavco's  Ziniloy 3028

Pavco Highlights Zinc Nickel Alloy Technology
Pavco showcases its finishing systems for alloys, zinc, nickel, chrome, copper and conversion coatings.

Pavco Inc.’s Ziniloy 302 Formulated for High Ductility
This process is formulated to provide 30 percent more efficiency than conventional processes.

A Conversation with…Brad Majoy, Pavco
When he isn’t preaching the gospel of hex chrome replacement, Majoy can be found on a lake somewhere with his trusted lab, Lilly, or pounding golf balls on a course.

Photograph courtesy of Pavco Inc.

Pavco Completes Acquisition of Plating Process Systems
Decorative offering is strategic complement for Pavco's distribution chain.

C&R Plating Completes $2.5 Million Expansion
Project includes a 6,600 square foot addition and a new 8-station rack zinc and zinc nickel plating line.

Pavco Inc. Added to John Deere List
John Deere JDM F15 Standard focuses on modifications to salt spray and torque/clamp load requirements.

Pavco Offering Solutions For Decorative Hex Chrome Alternatives, General Metal Finishing Chemistries
Pavco will showcase systems for alloys, zinc, nickel, chrome, copper and conversion coatings at NASF Sur/Fin trade show in Chicago, June 8-10.

Pavco Inc. Hires Instrumentation Lab Manager
Bob Clawson, a chemical engineer, joins the company after working for many years in the electronics industry.

Pavco zinc nickel alloy technology

Zinc-Nickel Alloy Finishes Meet Need for Hex Chrome Alternatives
Pavco Inc. offers a line of zinc-nickel alloy technology for metal finishing.

Wesley Schmitt Joins Pavco
The company is excited to have Schmitt on board its team.

Pavco Offerings Gain GM Specification Approval
Two Pavco products have achieved approval for use under General Motors’ GMW 4700 Type B specification, representing high nickel alloy applications.

Indepedent Plating Line

Making the Switch from Hex to Tri Chrome
Massachusetts finisher Independent Plater switches with the help of TURI university program

Zinc-Nickel Alloys Provide Uniform Deposit
Pavco – Sur/Fin 2014, Booth 529

Plating fasteners

Coating by the Billions
A Raymond Tinnerman coats automotive parts fasteners and clips … a lot of them

Pavco’s New Technology Pilot Center Open
Under design and construction since mid 2012, Pavco's Technology Pilot Center is now fully operational in Charlotte, NC, to further assist ongoing research, sales and service efforts.

Product Categories of Pavco, Inc.

Acid Salts
Anti-Mist Chemical Additives
Bright Dips
Chemical Coatings
Chromate Conversion Coatings
Cleaning & Pretreatment Chemicals
Cleaning Chemicals, aqueous
Coatings, electrocoatings
Dyes for Chromate and/or Phosphate Coatings
Inhibitors, acid pickling
Nickel Activators
Passivation Processes
Phosphate Coating Chemicals
Plating Processes
Plating Processes for Plastics
Plating Processes, alloy: chromium substitute
Plating Processes, cadmium
Plating Processes, chromium
Plating Processes, chromium, colored
Plating Processes, chromium, trivalent
Plating Processes, cobalt, cobalt alloy
Plating Processes, copper
Plating Processes, nickel
Plating Processes, tin
Plating Processes, zinc
Plating Processes, zinc-cobalt
Plating Processes, zinc-iron
Plating Processes, zinc-nickel
Rinse Aids
Rust-Preventive Chemicals and Oils