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PPD Involved with the Rebirth of a Classic luxury Vehicle at the 2019 NAIAS

  If you couldn’t make it to the Detroit Auto Show this year you probably saw something publicized about the limited Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition on the news. The throwback luxury vehicle with the suicide doors won the hearts of the auto show crowd. The Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition was so well received […]

Macomb County company moves headquarters and engineering facilities under one roof to remain in County

Polymer Process Development acquires 75,000 sq. ft. of leased space at Cherry Creek Corporate Park in Shelby Township CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A little known but fast-growing company that specializes in encapsulating glass for automotive and other industries will move its headquarters office and engineering/warehousing facilities into 75,000 sq. ft. of leased space at 11969 […]

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Encapsulating Smart Glass for Automotive

PPD has extended it’s production methods to encapsulate smart/switchable. Smart/switchable glass uses electricity, light, or heat to change glass from translucent to transparent. Encapsulation prevents its switching capabilities from being damaged. PPD is one of the few companies capable of developing this emerging technology. Smart Glass is just one of many types of glass or […]

New Developments by Corning® Glass

Corning® continues to innovate the auto glass industry as they display their auto glass concepts at CES® 2017. Among the many innovations at CES, Corning’s connected car concept captured the attention of the attendees. The car incorporated Corning’s Gorilla® Glass windshield, slim Gorilla® glass, a glass dashboard, and many more technologies. PPD has had a […]
PPD Enters the World of Solar Energy

PPD Enters the World of Solar Energy

Working in concert with recognized industry leaders, we’ve applied our focus to the exciting future of solar energy. The encapsulation process is a perfect manufacturing option for the staggering volume of product required to support the globalization of solar energy. With our unique ability to provide proof of concept, with industry leading timing, we can […]
PPD Develops New Lightweight Automotive Products Using Gorilla Glass

PPD Develops New Lightweight Automotive Products Using Gorilla Glass

  PPD has been methodically developing a new series of automotive glass products, which we call our MPT (Multi Panel Technology). This family of aftermarket automotive glass products are not only some of the most progressive encapsulated glass products on the market, they also are an excellent application of Corning ® Gorilla® Glass laminate as […]
PPD Involved in Anniversary Edition of Iconic American Muscle Car

PPD Involved in Anniversary Edition of Iconic American Muscle Car

Polymer Process Development (PPD) was involved with the design, development and production of the 3-panel quarter lite featured the beginning of the video included in this FOX News article, highlighting the new 50th Anniversary Edition of the Ford Mustang.   Click below to learn more:

Crowdfunding & Crowdsourced Projects

Crowdfunding / Crowdsourced Products In keeping with PPD’s core values of embracing the entrepreneurial spirit, we are a proud supporter of crowdfunded / crowdsourced business model. Crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Fundable are all excellent avenues to finance and launch new and innovative products. Products may be as obscure as Bluetooth urban micro-farming devices or as simple […]

Crowdfunded Projects By Nature, Are a Team Effort

PPD not only services the industrial community, it also is a valuable design, prototyping, 3D printing, tooling and production resource for the crowdfunding community. We embrace this type of entrepreneurial spirit, and we believe it will only grow as a function of time. Many team members at PPD support a multitude of crowdfunded projects, in […]