Hartchrom, Inc. is a subsidiary of the Hartchrom AG of Steinach, Switzerland. Hartchrom, Inc. has taken over the precision coating and surfacing operations at the Watervliet Arsenal and is planning to expand its local presence to serve private companies in the United States. With representation in over 13 countries worldwide, one of the goals of Hartchrom Group International is to develop unparalleled corporate growth as the company explores untapped, international business opportunities. Thus far, hundreds of millions of consumers use end products for which Hartchrom surfaces played a significant role in the manufacturing process.