A veteran-owned company, USBI was founded in 2011 as a wholesale provider of hydrophobic surface coatings. In an effort to meet the growing demands of its customer base, USBI expanded its operations to include the development, manufacture and distribution of advanced coatings. USBI specializes in products for use in a vast spectrum of industries, including marine, industrial, automotive, aviation, renewable energy, electronics, commercial and residential applications. USBI has the capability to formulate coatings for any need.
As of January 2018, we are now providing application services for all of our technologies Click Here to learn more. We have the capability to provide coating application on-site, or custom application can be performed in our new Seneca facility. We have brought additional engineers and coatings specialists to ensure quality service.
Our team has conducted research and has development capabilities to bring the latest technologies to solve niche markets for individual customers. As a result, members of our team were awarded extremely demanding and competitive government development contracts, where exceptional R&D capability was needed.
Our laboratory is staffed by experienced PhDs, who have spent their professional careers in coatings research. Our laboratory also has additional PhDs on it’s Technical Advisory Board, including scientists and professors from NCSU, Clemson and Duke Universities. Our laboratory’s development staff includes engineers and scientists. There is sophisticated test equipment within our labs such as FTIR and a UV Weathering Test Chamber. Our laboratory’s relationship with Clemson and NCSU grants us access to additional state-of-the-art testing and equipment such as Surface Ellipsometry and AFM.