2004 - Updated the quality system to be in compliance with ISO 9001:2000.
2011 - Began to develop a product line for heat shields.
2012 - Opened on-site ASTM-based Material Science Laboratory, expanded the Surbond product line and added our popular extreme temperature material - HT514.
2015 - Certified the quality management system to ISO/TS 16949:2009.
2016 - Moved from the current 15,000 square foot facility into a brand new 40,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility in January 2016.
We hold ourselves to the highest standards
MTI is committed to quality. We provide precision microwelding services up to 60-inches wide, as well as a full range of styles of metal reinforced laminates. Our quality management system has been certified to ISO/TS 16949:2009. Each member of the MTI team is committed to our success.
Metal Tech Industries is a premium, metal reinforced materials manufacturer spirited by innovation and a relentless commitment to excellent quality and personal service.
MTI was founded in 1994, and is a privately held technology based company located in Iowa Falls, Iowa. MTI specializes in the manufacture and distribution of metal reinforced gasket materials.
Each customer is treated as an individual
MTI works with a variety of customers, ranging from small fabrication shops to large industry-specific OE manufacturers. MTI provides each customer and design project with the highest degree of personal attention. Our rapid response philosophy means you can expect prompt, personal attention from our staff. With some of the shortest lead times in the business, we give you the support you need to keep your business operating smoothly. From major projects to small individual solutions, rely on MTI to help you reach your desired goals.
1995 - ISO 9001:1994 quality management system implemented
1999 - Developed the ability to micro weld stainless steel down to 50 microns
2001 - Addition of the Corseal tang products
2002 - Addition of solid core products (Surbond)
Innovation is the key to our successful partnerships
MTI has developed innovative product solutions for numerous industries such as: automotive, locomotive, industrial, chemical, marine, recreational, mass transit, small engine, stationary engine, heavy duty engine and medical equipment. Our products continue to contribute to the success of such companies as Caterpillar, Cummins, John Deere, Chrysler, Ingersoll Rand, General Motors, Ford Motor Company, Polaris, Briggs and Stratton, Husqvarna/Poulan, Detroit Diesel and many more.
Joe Longobardi had an idea to make metal reinforced sealing materials. From this, Metal Tech Industries (MTI) was created.
Processes and equipment were developed that could produce high-temperature and high-pressure gasket materials.
The rest is history.