DRT Mfg. Co.
a subsidiary of DRT Holdings, Inc.

Corporate Profile

DRT exists for and because of our customers. We are committed to being the leader in the marketplace by providing innovative technology, precision processes and components, and superior support on a timely basis —enabling our customers to be low-cost, high-quality suppliers to their markets.

In our commercial segment – we provide complete solutions – from design through installation – as well as precision manufacturing services.

Ernie Fraze Founded in 1949 by Ermal Fraze, DRT is famous for developing and perfecting the integral rivet technology that revolutionized the can industry for beer and beverage packaging. The company has evolved into a multi-market precision, component manufacturer and systems integrator, with over 15 acquisitions since 1998. Through these strategic and focused acquisitions, DRT Holdings has become a significant supplier to significant markets, dealing daily with Fortune 500 companies that call DRT a strategic supplier.

Primary Markets Served

  • Metal Packaging – easy-open end systems, technology, and tooling
  • Aerospace, including land-based gas turbines
  • Precision manufactured components and assemblies

Capabilities

  • Precision milling – three, four, and five axis
  • Precision turning – multi-spindle, multi-turret lathes
  • Precision mill-turning
  • Complete grinding and lapping capabilities
  • Welding and fabrication
  • Large machining
  • Design capabilities
  • Assembly – ability to manage assembly as well as sub-components
  • Value-added services – coating, heat-treatment, anodize, surface treatment

At a Glance

  • More than 770 employees
  • More than 500,000 square feet
  • More than 620 machine tools
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