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.
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.
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.
Introduced Stainless Steel, Brass and Aluminum Storm Drain Markers, which come with an unprecedented 30-year warranty.
Created and launched an online store for Storm Drain Markers.
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.
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.
Developed a line of wind farm safety signs and labels to comply with OSHA safety standards.
Developed a line of PV System (Solar) safety labels in compliance with NEC articles 690 & 705.
Became a distributor of Lordon, Inc.’s line of BriteSide® traffic safety products.
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.
Became the distributor of Porcelain Signs by Lordon, Inc.
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.