Briteline Moulding begins. 15 people. Bought extrusions to buff, drill and punch.
Moved to 575 Beech Hill Road Summerville, SC
Installed Press I (now retired)
August 16, 1965 - Incorporation of Briteline Extrusions, Inc.
Installed Automatic Buffer
Installed 7 tank Anodizing Line
Expanded Anodizing to 15 Tank Line
Installed Press II (now retired)
Installed Powder Coat Line
Installed Press III (now retired)
Added Brite Dip Anodizing capabilities/32 Tank Line
Built Powder Coat building with automatic line.
Fire destroyed 75% of building; rebuilt immediately
Mr. Kabine bought out partner; implemented ESOP program for employees; 3 generation Kabine family management team develops
Built 2 story building for Accounting, Engineering and IT
Installed Press IV (now retired)
Installed EPICS production control software; Expanded Shipping
Installed Elumatec CNC Machining Center
Installed Press V
Converted 5” presses to 6” presses
Installed Press VI
Introduced Acid Etch Capabilities
Built building for 20’ Brite Dip and Acid Etch Anodizing Line; Launched in 2012
Celebrated 60 years. Added Billet Warehouse building and Automatic billet saw; built 20’ buffer; added third heat treat oven
Upgraded Brushing Department and Powder Coat Department
Built new Waste Water Treatment Building; Upgraded Fabrication Department
Installed Phosphoric Acid Recovery System
100 employees, 110,000 square feet plant, Two 6” extrusion presses Extruding, Fabricating, Brite Dip and Acid Etch Anodizing, Powder Coating under one roof. Shipping Extrusions around the world.