Superabrasive product manufacturer Inland Diamond Products Co. (Madison Heights, MI) broke ground July 5 for an expansion at its world headquarters. According to Inland, it is the largest American-owned manufacturer of optical and flat glass diamond wheels and holds more than 150 patents worldwide. Inland has additional manufacturing in Shanghai, China and Penang, Malaysia.
President Ronald Wiand stated, “The additional manufacturing space of approximately 10,000 sq. ft. will allow Inland to set in place additional state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to produce new products.”
In addition to developing glass and ophthalmic grinding applications, Inland manufactures vacuum brazed diamond tooling and diamond tools used in the fabrication of stone and polishing of concrete.