Dayco Products LLC (Division of Mark IV Industries, Inc.)

Company Profile



16000 Common Road, Roseville, MI, 48066, USA

Business Overview

-The Company focuses on the research, design, manufacturing and distribution of engine products and drive systems across a number of markets, including the passenger vehicle and commercial vehicle markets.


-Accessory drive belts
-Poly-V belts
-Serpentine belts
-Accessory drive tensioners
-Timing belts
-Timing belt tensioners
-Timing belt-in-oil systems
-Crankshaft dampers
-Driveline dampers
-Friction wheels
-Electric power steering belts
-Vacuum generation systems
-48V belt-starter generators for mild hybrid vehicles
-Double-sided timing belt-in-oil systems
-Damper and decoupler with compression spring (DDCS) for light-duty and heavy-duty crankshafts
-Front end auxiliary drive tensioners
-Twin tensioners
-Electric motors


1905 Dayton Rubber Company was established in Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
1960 Dayton Rubber Company was changed the name to Dayco Corporation.
Dec. 1970 Mark IV was incorporated in Delaware.
1986 Armtek acquired Dayco's operations in belts and rubber hoses. It was renamed Dayco Products Inc.
1988 Acquired Armtek.
1990 Dayco's European headquarters were established in Sweden.
1991 Tecaflex (Italy) and System Stecko (U.K.) were acquired.
1993 Flexomatic (Germany) was acquired.
Pirelli Trasmissioni Industriali group of companies was acquired.
1994 Acquired Dayco Hevas AB (Sweden).
1995 TSA (Italy) was acquired. Acquired FitzSimons, US.
1996 The Company's operations were organized into two distinct global operations: Mark IV Automotive and Mark IV Industrial. CTM (Italy) was acquired.
1999 Mark IV Automotive entered the small diesel engine market.
Sep. 2000 BC Partners Ltd. acquired Mark IV as majority shareholder.
2001 All global industrial activities were sold.
2007 A Sun Capital Partners, Inc.'s affiliate has acquired the automotive OEM fuel and fluid handling operations of Mark IV.
2008 A Sun Capital Partners, Inc.'s affiliate completed the acquisition of Mark IV from funds.
2011 Sold air intake and engine cooling systems business to Sogefi S.p.A.
2013 Acquired Metavation, a manufacturer of crank shafts and damper pulleys, and the damper portion of EPTEC from Revstone.

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