Katcon is a family owned, globally present and well established company, dedicated and specialized in developing, designing, testing and manufacturing components for the automotive industry. In 1993, Katcon started operations in Mexico and today has manufacturing facilities and tech centers in more than 10 countries all over the world.
During 2013, the company started a new business unit “Katcon Advanced Materials” which focuses on the product development and manufacturing of lightweight composite parts for the automotive, aerospace and agricultural industries. Katcon has invested in equipment, technology and people related to lightweight composites, and since 2014 is a member of the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) in Germany. The company is TS-16949, ISO-14001, QS-9000 and CTPAT certified due to its outstanding performance and industry-low defective parts per million average.
Katcon has high volume production capabilities to develop thermoforming and injection molding processes and will add HP-RTM during the last quarter of 2015 for high volume production. The company also has engineering capabilities such as product development, design, analysis, test, validation and prototyping facilities, plus 3d printing in plastic and carbon fiber.