High-Performance Materials for Extreme Applications

Metcar’s engineered carbon graphite materials have solved challenging mechanical and industrial lubrication problems since 1945.

Consistently outperforming conventional oil & grease, our proprietary process enables us to develop unique carbon graphite products that no one else in the industry can replicate.

Metcar’s custom-impregnated and pre-engineered carbon graphite material grades for bearings, bushings, seal rings, air bleed valves, vanes, and more perform at the highest level in the most demanding applications on Earth—and in space.

Recent News

Carbon/Graphite for Dry Running Mechanical Seal Faces

Metcar is featured in Pumps & Systems April 2020: Tips for selecting seal face materials in harsh conditions. (See pages 72-73)


Metcar’s Superior Solutions for Severe Service Lubrication

Manufacturing Technology Insights features Metcar’s carbon graphite material solutions in the March 2020 issue as one of the Top 10 Advanced Materials Solution Providers in APAC. (See pages 22-23)


Metcar Marks 75 Years of Going to the Extreme | Carbon Graphite Manufacturing Experts

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2020 marks 75 years since Metallized Carbon Corporation was founded. While the state of the world we are in today is a challenging time for everyone, reflecting on our journey—and the strength with which we've helped clients navigate a constantly changing and evolving world—gives us hope.

How Industrial Pipe Valves Handle the Pressure

Industrial valves are an integral component of most fluid handling systems. They must be engineered with meticulous attention to detail in order to ensure they can handle the variety of application conditions they encounter.