AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

Though we are best known as seating experts, we regularly complete successful programs for other components including doors, grills, wheel covers, mirrors and under-hood components.

Proficient in numerous automotive manufacturing capabilities with an expertise in automotive seating.

 As the automotive industry has evolved over our four decades in business, we’ve constantly made enhancements and expanded capabilities to optimize results for our clients. Today, as a leading supplier for the automotive industry, we offer complete, concept-to-production services for automotive brands. Throughout our 43 years, automakers and suppliers have turned to us again and again for:

  • DESIGN AND ENGINEERING
  • PROTOTYPE BUILDING
  • TESTING AND VALIDATION
  • FULL PRODUCTION
  • CONTRACT LABOR

As a key supplier to the industry, RCO has excelled in the continuous improvement, quality and value initiatives the OEMs have set forth. RCO is proud to be a trusted supplier to the automotive industry and a leader in customer service and quality.

 

    INTERIOR

  • COMPLETE SEATS

     SEAT STRUCTURE

       FRAME

       COMPONENTS

       FOAM

       SOFT AND HARD TRIM

       ARM REST

       HEAD REST

       SIDE SHIELDS

  • CENTER CONSOLE
  • INSTRUMENT PANEL
  • OVERHEAD CONSOLE
  • INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
  • GAP HIDER
  • CARPET
  • HEADLINER
  • ETC.

 

A high end automotive interior with in seat lighting.
The exterior of a high end vehicle.

 

   EXTERIOR

  • FASCIA
  • BUMPERS
  • GRILL
  • SPLITTER
  • HOOD SCOOP
  • MIRRORS
  • HEADLIGHTS
  • WHEEL FLARES
  • HINGES
  • BRACKETS
  • EXHAUST SURROUND
  • HEAT SHIELD
  • SILL PLATE
  • PROTOTYPE FRAMES
  • WHEEL LINER
  • BATTERY COVERS
  • ETC.

 

 

Complete Seat Programs

RCO Engineering is the industry leader in seating engineering and design. Our turnkey solutions for automotive, aerospace, and military vehicle seating include custom concept development, modification, structure design, production, and testing services.

 

Capabilities include foam skiving and pouring, pattern development, fabric cutting, sewing, frame structures, plastic components, complete seat manufacturing, testing, and concept validation. We have an in-house aluminum foundry dedicated to the production of custom tooling as well as Krauss-Mauffei and Cannon foam machines. Our Lectra automatic cutting equipment cuts patterns with precision and allows us to efficiently cut and sew premium seating systems.

 

We are ISO 9001:2008 and AS9001C certified and carry a number of additional industry specific quality certifications. Our experience and reliability have led to our place as the largest seating development company in the industry.

A compression molded component produced by RCO for a prototype car.
An automotive headrest produced by RCO in our facilities.
A computer generated design of an automotive seat.
Two forms used to perform H-point for automotive seating.
A leather trimmed automotive door panel sits on the shelf.

From design to production and everything in between.

We’ve built our reputation in the auto industry as a truly comprehensive partner.  Whether it’s automotive seat manufacturing, developing automotive components, rapid prototyping, or providing contract labor, we get the job done on time and with standout quality.

You're in good company

TS16949, ISO9001, ISO14001

Automotive components we engineer, prototype, test, and produce.

A high end automotive interior with in seat lighting.
The exterior of a high end vehicle.
A compression molded component produced by RCO for a prototype car.
An automotive headrest produced by RCO in our facilities.
A computer generated design of an automotive seat.
Two forms used to perform H-point for automotive seating.
A leather trimmed automotive door panel sits on the shelf.
A high end automotive interior with in seat lighting.
The exterior of a high end vehicle.
A compression molded component produced by RCO for a prototype car.
An automotive headrest produced by RCO in our facilities.
A computer generated design of an automotive seat.
Two forms used to perform H-point for automotive seating.
A leather trimmed automotive door panel sits on the shelf.
A high end automotive interior with in seat lighting.
The exterior of a high end vehicle.
An automotive headrest produced by RCO in our facilities.
A leather trimmed automotive door panel sits on the shelf.
A compression molded component produced by RCO for a prototype car.
RCO Engineering
A high end automotive interior with in seat lighting.
The exterior of a high end vehicle.
An automotive headrest produced by RCO in our facilities.
A leather trimmed automotive door panel sits on the shelf.
A compression molded component produced by RCO for a prototype car.