Midwest Rubber Company
Thinking outside the mold since 1946: Your partner in single-source rubber and plastics engineering, design and manufacturing.See Us In Action
Our expertise in medical device design and manufacturing began with a blood pressure cuff inflator bulb in the 1950s. Today, we’ve expanded our reach and work with a wide variety of medical device manufacturers with highly specialized requirements across the globe.
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Working with many of the most respected names in the industry, we engineer and produce innovative solutions for OEMs and aftermarket parts distributors that address noise reduction. sealing, vibration, durability, and operator well-being,
Our automotive customers count on us to solve challenges and reduce costs. Collaboration is key as we design and produce automotive rubber and plastic solutions that address real-world problems for Tier One suppliers, OEMs, and the automotive aftermarket.
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Our innovative engineering staff enjoys partnering with entrepreneurs, helping them bring their complex ideas to life. Focused on engineering best-practices and out-of-the-box thinking, we’ve engineered and manufactured a wide variety of consumer products, including decoy molds, duck calls, a hockey training tool used by the NHL, and many more.
Today's manufacturing environment demands action.
We employ a variety of manufacturing processes and help our customers select the right solutions for their projects. Collaborating with customers on design and engineering before implementation helps us see opportunities to eliminate waste, increase efficiency and design for the best end result. Our experienced engineers always keep a close eye on production, making lean manufacturing a natural offshoot of our collaborative design experience.Our staff and processes allow us to remain agile, offer large or small runs of complex-shaped parts, and keep pace with our customers’ evolving needs.View Our Process View Our Gallery
Solutions: Noise Reduction
Our proprietary rubber padding and foam rubber parts bring significant noise reduction to agricultural machinery, heavy trucks and construction equipment.Go To Solutions
Our technology allows us to include state-of-the-art antimicrobial additives in our PVC products so we can meet the most stringent requirements for protective coatings for the medical industry.
We have years of experience providing vibration solutions to reduce or eliminate the stress and disruption of excessive vibration causes to critical and valuable heavy machinery.
Our durable coatings and parts go through extensive in-house testing to ensure they meet our high standards for performance and longevity, and will withstand our customers’ unique specifications for years to come.
Midwest Rubber Company was founded in the post-World War II boom years in Detroit, Michigan. Supplying a variety of parts to Detroit’s Big Three, our primary focus was serving the automotive industry.
Within 12 years, business demands and opportunities in new industries caused us to outgrow our Detroit facilities, so we relocated to the rural farming community of Deckerville, Michigan.
More Growth: 2003
New partnerships brought increased capabilities and success while we continued to nurture our greatest asset: the combined knowledge and skills of our highly skilled workforce, which often spans 3 generations of dedicated Midwest Rubber employees.
Ongoing Innovation: Today
Every project and customer is unique. Accordingly, processes and design standards must evolve over time to keep companies on the leading edge. Midwest Rubber combines time-honored techniques with leading-edge engineering to design and manufacture the most efficient and innovative products on the market.