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TriCom – The Natural Alternative For All Your Coating Needs

There is a very good reason why USC Technologies understands how to replace hard chrome and alternative plating methods better than anyone else. Because we are a new affiliate of industry leader US Chrome. We have over 70 years of electro plating experience behind us as well as the industry’s most extensive R&D program. Bring your coating challenges to the best minds in the business and let us tailor one of our Tri-com products precisely to your application needs. We will engineer the entire process from design through piloting and QC testing to commercial production.


  • An Environmentally-Friendly Process and Product
  • Extremely High Hardness and Low Wear Resistance
  • Superior Corrosion Resistance
  • Lower Costs
  • Excellent Grindability
  • Thick Protective Coating
  • Wide Applicability
  • Customizable by Applications

Already Excelling:

  • Replacing hard chrome, electroless nickel, and thermal sprayed coatings for major industrial companies.
  • Qualified and in production for hydraulic actuating cylinders of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter.
  • Oil & Gas, agriculture, marine shafts, automotive shock damper rods, and military vehicle suspension systems.