Providing Diverse Industries with Innovative Products
Hilco produces a large variety of parts for the medical industry involving parts for hospital room beds, side tables, over bed tables, wheel chairs and several other in-hospital equipment geared towards patient comfort and care. Many of the parts are cosmetic in nature and in full view of patients and hospital staff alike, usually custom colored per the customer requirements. Hilco also produces a line of color coded plastic gages used to provide the surgeon with the correct size of metal knee replacement to be used.
Hilco produces a variety of parts for the automotive industry including those that get exterior body painted and those that get chrome plated. Some examples of parts in this industry: Antenna Radome Covers, Wire Management Troughs and Covers, Bumper Protectors, Fog Lenses, Park & Turn Lenses and many others.
Hilco molds and assembles parts for the marine/boating/fishing industry including fishing Rod Holders along with the necessary mounting hardware to attach them to the boat. Hilco also molds and assembles folding Fishing Boat Seat and Backs.
As Western Michigan is a large office furniture hub, Hilco produces parts for office desk chairs, including the seats and backs that eventually get upholstered, as well as sitting stools designed with a rounded base for movements allowing tilt and swivel.
INSERT MOLDING / OVER MOLDING
Hilco has extensive experience molding parts with metal or plastic inserts. Whether inserting a threaded fitting, a large steel plate, or performing a 2nd shot molding process into a previously molded part, Hilco can perform this process with a level of quality and experience customers expect.
Historically, Hilco has produced several products over many decades for the military as well as the aerospace industries. Gun stocks and components, triggers and flight gage lenses are among the parts in this category.