Automotive & Transportation
Products and services for the automotive & transportation markets
For over 20 years, Pacific Die Cut Industries has been a Tier 1 & 2 supplier of die cut, extruded and laminated gaskets, seals, and other
interior trim components to the automotive and transportation industries.
In 2011, PDCI Automotive LLC. was launched in Lebanon, Kentucky to improve strategic supplier advantage to new and existing automotive
contracts in the Midwest. The 30,000sq. ft. facility is equipped with new, state-of-art converting equipment to provide quality products.
PDCI Automotive supplies Just-In-Time components to a variety of OEMs. In addition to working with raw material
suppliers, PDCI Automotive has developed proprietary material solutions for vehicles that deliver cost, weight, and performance improvements
to our customers.
PDCI Automotive has provided custom gasket and seal solutions for the automotive OEM industry for over twenty years. Our extensive experience in
the field allows us to select the best possible material and adhesive system for the application.
- Gap fillers, 'caulking sponge', low compression set materials
- Electronics (including EMI/RFI shielding), lamps, mirrors
- Thermal management
- Weather seals
- Safety/Restraint System seals
With many years of experience developing and producing acoustical materials for vehicles, PDCI Automotive is well-equipped to provide customer-oriented
solutions to address increasingly challenging requirements on cost, performance, and weight.
- Sound Absorption / Silencer Pads for doors, pillars, trunk, headliners, etc.
- Anti squeak and rattle tapes, nonwovens, flocking
- Vibration damping pads
- Sound Barrier materials PVC, EVA, and other elastomers
Not only is performance key for fastening applications, but because of the relatively expensive materials involved, minimal waste and manufacturing
ease is vital. Not only does PDCI Automotive have a long history with a variety of materials, we also have the necessary experience in providing
manufacturing solutions to ensure our customers have the best possible part format for reduced scrap and greater productivity.
- Foam tape, interior and exterior
- Hook and loop
- Double sided tape and transfer adhesives
Whether a film or a die-cut component, PDCI Automotive has a wide array of materials our engineer's can recommend to match the specific application and
manufacturing environment. We have experience in providing everything from high quality maskings for paint operations, protection of finished surfaces,
and basic bumpers and spacers where cost is the primary constraint.
- Maskings, acrylic, PET, polycarbonate, PVC, polyurethane, etc.
- Surface/paint protection low-tack films
- Anti-chip materials
- Nonwoven protective felt
PDCI Automotive has partnered with dozens of Tier 1 and OEMs to supply interior trim components over the years. With extensive knowledge of 'Class A'
parts and their associated specifications and quality requirements, we have developed a reputation as one of the most experienced automotive die cutters
in the nation.
- 'Class A' materials/surfaces, including fabrics and other decorative materials
- Armrests, Cushions
- Rubber Components
- Nonwoven protective felt
|PDCI Quick Facts|
- Location: KY
- Established in: 1989
- Delivering Products to: North & Latin America, Europe, and Asia