Almetek Industries, Inc. will be closed on Good Friday, April 15th

Family Owned for 46 Years

Since 1975, Almetek Industries, Inc. has been a proud, family owned American business. From humble beginnings in the Staten Island basement of owner Albert Burlando, to the current 42,000+ SF facility in New Jersey, Almetek has been a leading manufacturer of safety and identification products for over 40 years!

Our continual quest for quality and innovation has earned us recognition around the world and set industry standards that are hard to beat.

Event Timeline & Industry Innovation

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1975

Almetek Industries, Inc. was started out of the Staten Island basement of owner Albert Burlando. That same year, E-Z Tags were developed which revolutionized the utility pole and cable identification industry.

1976

Mini-Tags were created for customers who needed something smaller than the one-inch E-Z Tags. As a result, Almetek was the first company to custom-design a polyethylene tagging system for primary and secondary wiring.

First company to offer warranties in the industry.

1986

Moved to current 42,000 SF+ facility in Hackettstown, NJ

Introduced an innovative reflective tagging system, warranted for 15 years.

Designed and created a hot stamped product made out of polyethylene, initially implemented by Long Island Lighting for all underground installations.

Manufactured 3-D, co-extruded signs and tags, made of engraved two-color polyethylene.

Introduced engraved 3-D, 3-color signs – The Trident collection, made from UV-stabilized high-density marine grade polyethylene and warranted for 30 years.

First to manufacture plates and signs designed to withstand desert exposure in the Middle East for transmission towers and distribution poles.

2005

Introduced Stainless Steel, Brass and Aluminum Storm Drain Markers, which come with an unprecedented 30-year warranty.

2007

Created and launched an online store for Storm Drain Markers.

2008

Developed E-Z Smart Stakes – a superior marking alternative used for survey and construction sites, underground utility locating, reference points and a wide variety of additional uses.

2010

Developed GreenHand Labels Conservation Reminder Labeling system. The removable, reusable labels educate all on the importance of conservation and save significant amounts of money on facility operating costs. Used in Offices, Retail Establishments, Schools & Universities, Medical Facilities and more.

2012

Developed a line of wind farm safety signs and labels to comply with OSHA safety standards.

2013

Developed a line of PV System (Solar) safety labels in compliance with NEC articles 690 & 705.

2014

Became a distributor of Lordon, Inc.’s line of BriteSide® traffic safety products.

2015

Launched the Almetek online store which featured a selection of the company’s products available for purchase online. Also developed new Digital Catalog showcasing all of Almetek’s products.

2016

Became the distributor of Porcelain Signs by Lordon, Inc.

2019
Introduced Solar Labels & Kit. 2020 – Introduced the Covid-19 Safety Labels & Signs
2022
Launched our new Website and Celebrated Almetek’s 46th Year Anniversary

Mission Statement

Almetek’s mission is to build long-standing relationships through the development of a winning network of representatives, distributors and employees. The foundation of this company was built on a combination of several key elements: innovation, determination, producing high quality products on time and surrounding ourselves with a dedicated staff.

We pride ourselves on bringing superior quality products to the global marketplace that anticipate customer demand and comply with industry standards. It is our goal to provide outstanding customer service and sales support as we continue to strengthen current customer relations and develop new markets by demonstrated capability. 

We continue to increase growth and development through the application of innovative technology and best business practices. By operating in an ethical manner and creating an outstanding work environment, our employees are inspired to be the best that they can be. Almetek is committed to provide a safe and healthy environment for our valuable employees. Through communication and teamwork, we are turning common business
goals into shared aspirations.

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