In 1961, Donald Roy decided to leave his job working in the heat treat department of a textile machinery manufacturer and start a plating company in Greenville, South Carolina. Things sure have changed from the early days plating travelers for textile looms! Today, we serve some of the world’s best manufacturers of automobiles, trucks, and heavy industrial equipment.
1975Clifford Roy became VP of RMF in 1975. He started with the company in sales in 1969 after graduating from University of Kentucky with a degree in metallurgical engineering.
90’sIn the late 90’s, the shift to automotive took RMF in a new direction. The Bosch diesel fuel rail was a “game changer.”
00’sIn the early 2000’s, the RMF2 Plant was constructed for Continental and ZF business.
1961Donald Roy began Roy Metal Finishing (RMF) in 1961 after working for years in the textile industry. He had the foresight to start a plating company dedicated to superior quality and customer service with the administrative support from his wife, Cecile Roy.
2015In 2015, the Pazdan and Roy families saw the opportunity to take a moment in front of the newest location to reflect on all the RMF accomplishments over the years.
2018In 2018, Roy Metal Finishing was acquired by Aalberts Industries N.V., a public Dutch technology company, founded in 1975 and based in 50 countries worldwide.
In 2015, the Pazdan and Roy families saw the opportunity to take a moment in front of the newest location to reflect on all the RMF accomplishments over the years.