About

 

A FEW WORDS ABOUT US

 

Termax Corporation is a dynamic manufacturing and engineering company specializing in metal, plastic and rubber fastening systems. It was founded by Edward Smith in 1971 and continues to prosper through his sons Bill and Mike.

Our 120,000 square foot facility in Lake Zurich, IL, provides manufacturing, engineering and in-house tooling capabilities that world-class organizations rely on to support their operations. Our team will work with you through all phases of your project; from requirement planning, design and engineering to tooling, manufacturing, shipping, and logistics.

Thank you for considering Termax Corporation for your fastener needs. It is an honor to have this opportunity to serve you. Please allow us to share some of our exciting problem-solving ideas with you.

 


QUALITY CONTROL

 

We continuously work to determine our customers’ changing requirements and develop quality procedures to meet those requirements.

We strive to achieve best-in-class quality and reliability on all products using a systematic approach that emphasizes quality at every phase of product development.  From initial conception to fabrication, testing, and assembly, quality is built-in and assured through stringent Statistical Process Control (SPC) monitoring of fabrication and assembly processes, material inspection, new product qualifications, the reliability of the finished product and strict change control management.

SPC techniques are used to optimize processes throughout the corporation. The use of Statistical Methods has become an integral part of all of our business practices, including:

– Product Conception
– Product Specifications
– Design and Manufacturing
– Supplier and Subcontractor Management

 


ENGINEERING & DESIGN

 

Termax is an engineering solutions provider that maintains a state-of-the-art Engineering Design Center. Our future, as well as our customers’ futures, are dependent on new and innovate fastening system designs. The versatility of design along with our dynamic capabilities to integrate metal, plastic and rubber components gives us a winning edge to solve the challenges of our customers.

Our Engineering Design Center leverages CAD technology from companies such as Solidworks, Autocad, Unigraphics, and Catia. Our engineers have many years of experience developing innovative fastening solutions for applications in many industries.

Our Capabilities Include:

– Cutting-Edge Engineering Design Center
– In-House Prototype Lab
– Integration of Metal, Rubber & Plastic Components
– Complete CAD Compliant Systems
– Fully Compliant Data Transition Management
– Quick Turnaround Times for Concepts
– Engineering Support Throughout Program


 


MANUFACTURING

 

Manufacturing success requires suppliers to provide quality, consistency, reliability and on-time availability of the product. We are subscribers to lean manufacturing, as well as the 5S workplace organization methodology, which allows us to meet and exceed yield and utilization targets. All parts are manufactured in-house, including tool build capabilities and machine maintenance.

 

Our 120,000 Square Foot Facility is Equipped with the Following:

– 10 Automated Injection Molding Machines
– 39 Vertical Injection Molding Machines
– 23 Horizontal Injection Molding Machines
– 17 Fully Automated Cells
– 52 Die Multi-Slides
– 22 Die Punch Presses

We welcome at any time a review of our production facility so you can see how your parts are being made, demonstrating the procedures we have in place to ensure the quality and value we can add to your product.

 


CUSTOMER SERVICE

 

Customer relationships are the most important facet of our business and we strive to ensure 100% satisfaction.  Our internationally supported customer service team is available to answer your questions 25 hours a day and 8 days a week.

If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact our corporate headquarters.