About Us

Dedicated to quality – and our customers – since 1934.

Since 1934, Van Norman Molding has delivered the highest quality custom thermoset and thermoplastic parts available.

Our capabilities span the entire plastic molding process, from part design review, mold design, mold build, state-of-the-art molding techniques and value-added secondary operations.

We are dedicated to lean manufacturing principles to give our customers the best possible parts at the most competitive prices available. In addition, we offer our customers a just-in-time distribution program to ensure they maintain proper inventory levels.

Our customers span a number of industries including electric motor parts, engine components, electrical components, electric power transmission parts, appliances, commercial lighting components, fuel cell components and more.

Our history

Van Norman Molding was founded by an engineer who produced parts, molds and equipment for an electrical company. After starting up Van Norman Molding in 1934, he began specializing in custom plastic molding for a number of well-known appliance and electrical device manufacturers.

Today, Van Norman Molding, LLC, is privately held and headquartered at a 30,000 square foot facility in the Chicago suburb of Bridgeview, Illinois. It also has a manufacturing facility in Corbin, Kentucky.