Lucas Milhaupt has continued to grow globally as it has added companies to the Lucas Milhaupt brand. In 1967, Lucas Milhaupt was acquired by Handy & Harman, a widely diversified industrial manufacturer with a rich history of product and process innovation.
In Canada, Handy & Harman of Canada, Limited, began business in 1936 as a supplier of sterling silver to the Canadian marketplace. Today, doing business as Lucas Milhaupt Toronto, it manufactures precious metal alloys, high purity VTG alloys for critical joining applications.
Omni Technologies Corporation became part of Lucas Milhaupt in 2007. Now operating as Lucas Milhaupt Milwaukee, the location offers innovative products for specialized brazing and soldering applications including aluminum cored and coated materials used in the automotive and HVAC/R industries.
In Europe, Protechno S.A. became part of the group of companies in 2004. Today, Protechno, now known as Lucas Milhaupt Ribérac, is a manufacturer of specialty brazing and soldering materials (including flux cored and coated products).
In 2007, our Asian operations, Lucas Milhaupt Brazing Materials (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., in Suzhou, China, started operations supplying technical services and brazing materials for the Asian market.