About Us

Precision Coating Co., Inc. is the largest plastics coating applicators in the world, specializing in PTFE coating applications for medical devices.

Precision Coating Co., Inc. (PCCI) has been supporting the medical device field since the early application of PTFE on a guide wires and other medical device tooling. With the recent acquisition of Boyd Coatings Research, we are positioned to increase our manufacturing capacity in our 50,000-square-foot, world-class facility in Hudson, MA, along with our newly opened facility in Costa Rica—helping to serve over 65 medical device manufacturing companies in Costa Rica, many of which are customers of PCCI.

We practice lean manufacturing methods, create our own formulations, and have new and automated technologies in support of our coating deposition capabilities. Because we serve an industry where lives truly depend on the quality of our work, we are aware of how crucial delivering precise product is. At PCCI, we bear the responsibility of being global leaders in the medical device coating industry with care.

We have a saying in the company: “The surface is only the beginning.” Our collaborative business model is what drives and supports the partnerships we build with customers to deliver the full benefits of our engineering experience and expertise on each project.

Precision Coating is committed to quality and service with proven capabilities in the following areas:

  • Exact standards of depositing precise coating thickness to meet and exceed strict customer tolerances
  • Tailoring custom fluoropolymer solutions to unique medical device product requirements
  • Quick turnaround time and tight integration with customer’s supply chain
  • World-class operations with decades of training and experience in fluoropolymer and PTFE coating applications


Precision Coating Co., Inc., a Katahdin company, serves global health care and medical device companies, coating medical devices such as guide wires, core wires, hypotubes, and forming mandrels. PCCI works with customers from concept to commercialization, providing flexible prototype work as well as high-volume coating application services. PCCI’s acquisition of Boyd Coatings Research in December 2015 adds a wider array of high-performance specialty coatings along with expanded engineering and quality capabilities.

About Katahdin Industries

Katahdin Industries, Inc. provides high-tolerance coating applications and specialized metal-finishing technology and services to the medical device and industrial markets through platform-focused subsidiaries including Precision Coating, DCHN, Sanford Process, and Precision Coating & Coated Fabrics, Tapes & Belts.