Peru Illinois



Peru Illinois

Peru Illinois

Peru Illinois

Peru Illinois Parts

5750 State Route 251
Peru, Illinois 61354
Phone: 815.223.1190
Fax: 815.223.1191

Plant Manager: Jim Kelly
Cell: 815-228-1192

Peru, Illinois

Offering Electrocoating and Powder Coating Services

MetoKote Peru was established in 1992 to mainly serve the electrocoating needs of the agricultural & construction markets. Today, this facility not only coats parts for ag & construction, but it has grown to serve the automotive, appliance, general industrial, and recreational markets for over 90+ customers in Illinois and the surrounding states. Located 1/2 mile north of I-80 (Exit #75) on St. Rt. 251 and just west of the I-80 and I-39 Intersection, this facility is conveniently located for easy drop off/pick up of parts from a variety of directions. This plant has been ISO/TS16949 registered since 2006 and offers the highest level of quality.

Modern Plant:

  • Covering 87,000 square feet with 18 shipping and receiving docks.


  • One black epoxy, monorail Electrocoat (e-coat) system can accommodate parts up to 1,200 lbs. with a part window of 36” x 72” x 72”
  • One buff yellow epoxy, monorail Electrocoat (e-coat) system can accommodate parts up to 10,000 lbs. with a part window of 102” x 60" X 60”
  • New monorail powder coat line with a part window of 36”w x 72”h x 72”l
  • Our packaging and labeling services allows us to coordinate direct shipments of your parts to any location in the world. We can serve as a stop along the way within your manufacturing process or the last destination before reaching the OEM.

Custom Labeling:

  • Able to create custom labels conforming to AIAG and other industry standards. Code 128, Code 39 and 2d barcode types are also produced.

Light Assembly & Packaging:

  • Light assembly is offered minimizing the cost of shipping your parts to another destination
  • Special packaging services are available
  • Able to meet aftermarket packaging requirements

Environmentally Friendly:

  • Utilize "Heavy Metal Free" cathodic, epoxy electrocoat material with low VOCs and HAPs
  • The state-of-the-art wastewater treatment system assures the plant of compliance with all environmental regulations

Quality Assurance:

  • ISO/TS-16949 registered since 2006
  • Fully supported by an A2LA Corporate Performance Test laboratory - Saving you time and money on outside testing costs
  • Fully equipped chemical laboratory and trained technicians assure the highest level of quality in our process control
  • Process Monitoring and Controls (PMC) System – inline sensors monitor and control over 200 coating process parameters providing daily and historical statistical process control charting
  • On-going team training programs


  • Equipped with the MetoKote Inventory Tracking System (MITS) which immediately provides "real time" data on the status of parts being coated.
  • Full EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) capabilities.

Corporate support:

  • MetoKote's Lima Headquarters provides support for special processes and equipment development to meet specific customer needs


  • Conveniently located 1/2 mile north of I-80 (Exit #75) on St. Rt. 251 and just west of the I-80 and I-39 Intersection
  • Five minutes from the Illinois Valley Regional Airport

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