Gil-Mar History

Engineering Expertise Since 1982


2018
September 27

2017 Ford World Excellence Award

Gil-Mar wins the 2017 Ford World Excellence Award! Gil-Mar has also won this award in 2012, 2015 and 2016.
2017
May 17

Gil-Mar acquires fourth plant

The company acquires a fourth plant, with plans to transform the 85,000 sq. ft. space into an aluminum extrusion and machining facility. Complete with a testing center and corporate headquarters.
2014
August 17

Third Gil-Mar Plant Opens

Gil-Mar adds a third plant to increase capabilities.
2011
January 19

Ford World Excellence Award

Gil-Mar wins the Ford World Excellence Award for the first time, an honor they will repeat in 2012, 2015, and 2016.
2007
January 1

Gil-Mar moves again

As the company’s growth continues, Gil-Mar spreads to a second facility and new corporate offices.
2004
August 18

PGI

Stated Chinese Affiliate – PGI Far East Precision.
2003
November 1

Major Expansion

Explosive growth requires a major expansion- Gil-Mar moves its plant and headquarters to Canton, Michigan
1989
January 31

Ford Q1 Certification

In 1989 Gil-Mar Manufacturing achieved a Ford Q1 Certification.
1987
June 15

Automotive Components

The company adds automotive component manufacturing to their portfolio.
1982
April 15

Gil-Mar is Founded

Gil-Mar is founded in Farmington Hills, Michigan by Gil and Joe Ruicci to manufacture military components.

defense

Since 1982, Gil-Mar has become the nation’s largest supplier of steel tank track components.


ENGINEERING EXPERTISE

Gil-Mar engineering provides real-world, workable solutions to complex challenges and helps bring those solutions from concept through implementation.


QUALITY

Our quality management system combines decades of innovation and expertise with industry standards and relevant benchmarks.


CONTACT US

Our mission is to put our customers at the center of every decision we make. If you have any questions or would like a quote, contact Gil-Mar Engineering today.


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defense

Since 1982, Gil-Mar has become the nation’s largest supplier of steel tank track components.


defense
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ENGINEERING EXPERTISE

Gil-Mar engineering provides real-world, workable solutions to complex challenges and helps bring those solutions from concept through implementation.


Engineering
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QUALITY

Our quality management system combines decades of innovation and expertise with industry standards and relevant benchmarks.


Quality
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CONTACT US

Our mission is to put our customers at the center of every decision we make. If you have any questions or would like a quote, contact Gil-Mar Engineering today.


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defense

Since 1982, Gil-Mar has become the nation’s largest supplier of steel tank track components.


defense

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ENGINEERING EXPERTISE

Gil-Mar engineering provides real-world, workable solutions to complex challenges and helps bring those solutions from concept through implementation.


Engineering
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QUALITY

Our quality management system combines decades of innovation and expertise with industry standards and relevant benchmarks.


Quality

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CONTACT US

Our mission is to put our customers at the center of every decision we make. If you have any questions or would like a quote, contact Gil-Mar Engineering today.


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