Why ALTTRAN?

ALTTRAN History & Vision

ALTTRAN specializes in mixing clean and consistent color and black rubber compounds, developing formulas, and providing lab testing for companies throughout the rubber industry. Our industry leading chemists and technical team have the knowledge to help improve product quality, performance, reduce scrap rates, and lower cost while maintaining predictable and consistent physical properties.

With over 30 years of experience in the rubber industry Dave and Debbie Topliff founded ALTTRAN in 2005 with the vision to start a company with a more personal, customer-focused approach.

“The vision is to continually increase our technical knowledge for the benefit of our customers. Constant improvement of our lab capabilities and mixing performance helps us reach this goal.”

Dave Topliff

Lab Testing and Adaptation

ALTTRAN TECHNICAL SERVICES LogoAt ALTTRAN, having our own in-house lab enables us to yield fast results. From analysis to testing to production, we can reduce development time and get your product into production quickly. Alttran Technical Services (ATS) bridges the technical gap in the rubber industry by providing ASTM testing, formulation development, raw material validations, product performance evaluations, and more.

In addition, our lab testing includes heat agings, low temperature brittleness, abrasion resistance, electrical conductivity and resistivity, fluid and swell testing, among others.

Combine this with flexibility, expertise, potential for high capacity, and the ability to mix both client-provided formulas and custom compounds in a wide variety of elastomers, we can get your product out fast.

ALTTRAN Lab Extrusion Testing
ALTTRAN Lab Color Testing

Problem Solving

ALTTRAN works as an extension of your staff to expand your problem solving capabilities. We have the technical expertise to provide solutions to take your productivity to the next level.

Product Performance

  • ALTTRAN works with customers to create rubber compounds for demanding applications
  • We develop formulations for extreme temperature (hot or cold) conditions
  • Our R&D lab is equipped to study the effects of exposure to fuels, oils, and other fluids
  • ALTTRAN can find alternate raw materials to drive down cost without sacrificing performance

Collaboration, Trust & Support

ALTTRAN believes that strong customer relationships are built on trust, communication and collaboration. To move a project forward as quickly as possible requires open discussion of issues and objectives. Our staff will ask the right questions to learn the critical information needed to achieve the best results.

We continue to invest in our people and equipment so we can provide you with state-of-the-art technical solutions. With over 50 years of combined rubber industry experience our R&D staff goes above and beyond just quality control testing to provide our clients with answers they need to remain competitive in today’s rubber markets.

ALTTRAN Rubber Mixing Experience