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Hi-Tech Color, Inc.

Duplicating Overseas Production.

Hi-Tech Color, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dainichiseika Color and Chemicals Mfg Co. LTD headquartered in Japan, manufactures specialty coatings for automotive interiors and gravure printing inks for the shrink sleeve and decorative laminates markets. The company selected Gray to design and build a two-story solvent-based ink and coating manufacturing facility on its existing property in Maryland.

In Numbers

  • Odenton, MD
  • 37534 s.f.
    Square Footage
  • 23 months
Hi-Tech Color, Inc.
Odenton, MD
37534 s.f.
23 months

The new facility required extensive engineering and design to replicate the company’s existing production process in Japan.


This expansion enables Hi-Tech Color, Inc. to reduce its lead time for products to customers and reduce its reliance on imported goods. Sitework included the installation of eight bioswales and two areas of underground storm water detention to keep the area environmentally sound.


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