Powder Coating for the

Defense Industry

Powder Coating for the Defense Industry

If you’re looking for a powder coating specialist with a wealth of experience in the provision of specialist coating services for the defence, aerospace, and military sectors, then look no further.

Whether you need powder coating for applications on components for the military or other defence industries, the quality and standard needed for application and finish is paramount. From pre-treatment to coating application, we can exceed all your expectations for metal powder coating systems.

Achieving a Powder Coating Solution That Meets Defence Standards is Easy With Ercon

  • Wet paint and Powder coating finishes
  • IRR and CARC finishes available in both powder and wet paint.
  • Specialist masking facilities available to drawing specifications
  • Flexibility to meet stringent delivery schedules
  • Small batch runs can be catered for.
  • Typical parts requiring treatment include
  • External vehicle body parts and bracketry
  • Internal switch panels, seat frames, grab handles etc
  • Electrical panels
  • External armour
  • Field based equipment.

Why Powder Coating is Right for the Defence Industry

Powder coating gives you the opportunity of achieving a finish for your components that has excellent temperature, chemical, and corrosion-resistance properties. Powder coating outperforms wet paint and can allow you to achieve the friction resistant and long-lasting coating you need for your defence applications.

A huge range of coatings and effects are available

Whether it’s decorative, functional or both, powder coatings offer you the opportunity to achieve a look that is any colour or texture – matt, satin, gloss, metallic, textures, soft touch – you name it.  And the functional characteristics range from anti-bacterial to corrosion protection and easy cleaning.

Advantages of Ercon’s Metal Fabrication Powder Coating

When you partner with Ercon, you will benefit from: 

  • High quality finish on larger parts
  • 48hr standard turnaround
  • ISO9001:2015 certified
  • High-tech recover plant, reducing powder waste to an absolute minimum
  • Short lead times
  • Two powder coating production lines
  • A simplified supply chain
  • A partnership you can rely on
  • Special requirements can be met within a couple of weeks

We pride ourselves on meeting the highest standards for defence industry projects and have a range of happy existing military customers who have benefited from our state-of-the-art equipment and superior expertise.

High Quality Service

Founded in 1983, we are also a family run business, with a strong ethos surrounded on providing the best possible service and exceeding your expectations.

We also operate in accordance with BS EN ISO 9001 standards and if any customer would require us to implement specialised quality systems for a particular project, then our management team would be only too happy to assist. We also operate a sound environmental policy which can be viewed upon request.



Boss Design

“Ercon Powder Coatings have been a strategic supplier for quite some time and have been a major contributor to the growth of our business, their quality and delivery is first class, easy to approach and very professional.”

Fairway Fasteners

“After a long established partnership we continue to work with Ercon M&A who are willing to go the extra mile, Ercon find answer, to problems in a simple & professional way.”


“Ercon has done a several powder coating projects for us, and they were by far the best company we have ever used, and we have used many of them through out the years. They were professional, responsive to all questions regarding the jobs and quick in their responses.”


“Ercon Powder Coating are a joy to work with and we look forward to delivering more great projects with them in the future. Responsive, thoughtful and easy to work with, good traits to have as a trusted supplier.”