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Established in Suburban Detroit in 1942 Headquartered Today in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Mr. George Maher, a Detroit Industrialist established the company in 1942 (one of about a dozen companies that he owned at the time).

By the late 1940’s early 1950’s the company was being run for Mr. Maher by two returning WWII veterans.  The company established product lines, built up a customer base, was awarded several patents, and purchased their first permanent location in Royal Oak, Michigan.  In 1990 the company moved into their present day headquarters, located in Rochester Hills.

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What Our Clients Say About Us

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"I want to take this opportunity to thank the Bushings Incorporated team that recently helped us get our automated assembly line up and running.  For years our line required our rubber insulated overmolds be manually inserted due to several failed attempts to get an automated press to properly insert the bushings.  The Bushings Incorporated team was able to help by working with our manufacturing engineers to develop fixtures, and procedures that were able to get the automated press up and running.

With the new press up and running, the consistency has been great, and the operator is very happy with the new process.  The operator says that the new press and fixturing is doing a good job at installing the bushings straight and consistent.  He has experienced no “mushrooming” or tearing of the bushings with the automated press (this was the reason for manually inserting them for so many years).  The operator also says that the job is much easier on him, and the production level is up due to the new process.

The help that was received to improve our process was above and beyond.  That kind of support is needed and appreciated, and while most vendors lack in their support, it is my feeling that Bushings Incorporated and their team have gone one step above.

Thanks again for the support!"

Steven A.
Engineering Product Manager
Motion Control Division

 

Our Company

Established in suburban Detroit in 1942, Bushings Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturer of rubber insulated bushings, and marine/industrial engine mounts, with headquarters in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

Our rubber molded products, including engine mounts, rubber insulated bushings, and rubber overmolds are world class quality, and are specified by leading Original Equipment and Aftermarket Manufacturers.

 

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