October 24, 2016 8:52 AM ET


Company Overview of LORD Corporation

Company Overview

LORD Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies. Its products and solutions also include electronic materials, specialty chemicals, steering units, active vibration control products, and passive vibration and motion control products. The company serves customers in aerospace and defense, automotive, building and construction, electronics, industrial equipment, oil and gas, and commercial vehicle industries in the United States and internationally. LORD Corporation was formerly known as LORD Manufacturing Company. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Cary, North Carolina. It has regional headquarters in G...

111 Lord Drive

Cary, NC 27511-7923

United States

Founded in 1924





Key Executives for LORD Corporation

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Vice President of Global Operations Development
President of Aerospace and Defense
President of Asia Pacific
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

LORD Corporation Key Developments

LORD Corporation Launches Two Adhesives for Bonding Platinum-Cured Silicones to Multiple Substrates

LORD Corporation launched two new in-mold bonding (IMB) systems for bonding platinum-cured silicones to multiple substrates, including plastics, without the need for special surface preparation. LORD IMB 3000 and IMB 3010 adhesive solutions effectively bond platinum-cured liquid silicone rubber (LSR) to various substrates directly in an injection- or compression-molding process. Applying LORD IMB Adhesives to a rigid substrate provides a structural bond when over-molded with thermoplastic or liquid silicone rubber. This technology enables assemblies between plastics, silicones, and metals to be made during the molding process. Silanes must be applied as a very thin coating, sometimes less than 1 micron, which is difficult to control and measure in a manufacturing setting or production environment. Most plastics require plasma treatment to create hydroxyl groups to promote silane bonding. Silicone polymers exhibit a myriad of unique properties that other materials are not able to achieve, combining rubbery flexibility with excellent thermal stability, durability, low-surface energy, biocompatibility, and a soft feel. Applications for IMB Adhesives include consumer electronics, automotive components and medical devices. Compatible substrates for IMB adhesives include aluminum, anodized aluminum, glass, steel/stainless steel, polycarbonate, select polyamides, and select thermoplastic elastomers.

Lord Corp. Wins $3.41 Million Federal Contract

Lord Corp., Erie, Pennsylvania, won a $3,413,053 federal contract from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Philadelphia, for the repair and modification of drive link bearings and similar replacement parts.

LORD Corporation Appoints Daniel C. Heintzelman to the Board of Directors

LORD Corporation announced that Daniel C. Heintzelman has joined its Board of Directors. Heintzelman recently retired as vice chairman of GE, with responsibility for services and operations. In this role, Heintzelman worked across GE’s industrial businesses to further strengthen the company’s services, advanced manufacturing and product development capabilities.

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