Since 1923 Co-operative Plating Co. is your one stop source for plating. We offer over 50 processes at our facility and provide new metal finishes as the industry changes. Our company dedicates itself to growth and expansion as we add exciting finishes that meet your specifications and requirements.  Co-operative Plating contributes our experience to innovative technology that serves our customers' demands.

Customized Metal Finishing Solutions

From stainless steel passivation to a cadmium plating process for the aerospace industry, we can tailor our services to meet your individual objectives. Everything we do is centered on quick-turn, demand-led production, exceptional value and quality, and a commitment to making our processes and services as good as they possibly can be.

Aerospace Plating

Our specialty in aerospace plating for numerous components have allowed us to maintain our core offerings while expanding into other industries, including medical, military, transportation, electrical connectors and more. Overall, are committed to continuous improvement and innovation. This ensures that we continue to offer the very best electro-plating and anodizing processes and adapt as new standards and metal finishing techniques expand. We take our services seriously and are passionate about providing a high level of professionalism and care at every level of our company.

Challenging Projects Are Our Specialty

We are always happy to work with customers on tricky or demanding projects. Our skilled and experienced team can provide technical expertise on a wide variety of metal finishing processes. We also have a talented masking department that enables us to truly be your one-stop source for metal finishing.

Nadcap Accreditation

Co-operative Plating is certified with Nadcap for both Chemical Processing and our Quality Systems. Continuing Nadcap accreditation is an integral part of Co-operative Plating’s commitment to the aerospace industry as well as our overall product quality.

Laboratory Services

We provide outstanding tests and analyses that contribute to our products and service. Our on-site inspection team and laboratory are equipped to handle the most advanced coating testing in the industry.

Corporate Office

271 Snelling Avenue North

Saint Paul, MN 55104
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm


1605 Iglehart Avenue

Saint Paul, MN 55104

Dock Hours: Monday - Friday 6:00am - 11:00pm

Phone: 651-645-0787

Fax: 651-645-1512