1937 – Humble Beginning 1937 – Humble Beginning
1942 – Paslin on the Rise 1942 – Paslin on the Rise
1945 – First Gauging Fixture 1945 – First Gauging Fixture
1958 – Paslin Grows 1958 – Paslin Grows
1980 – Paslin Elevated to Tier-1 1980 – Paslin Elevated to Tier-1
1992 – MIG Welding Technology 1992 – MIG Welding Technology
1997 – Engineering Group Launched 1997 – Engineering Group Launched
2003 – First Body-in-White System 2003 – First Body-in-White System
2012 – Paslin Forges Ahead with EV Bodyshop 2012 – Paslin Forges Ahead with EV Bodyshop
2013 – Paslin Acquired 2013 – Paslin Acquired
2014 – Paslin Forms Service Group 2014 – Paslin Forms Service Group
2015 – Paslin Expands
2016 – Global Partner 2016 – Global Partner
2020 – Manufacturer of the Year Award 2020 – Manufacturer of the Year Award

1937 – Humble Beginning

Paslin is founded and starts out as a small stamping facility in Warren, Michigan.

1942 – Paslin on the Rise


Paslin delivers its first of many comprehensive machines, as well and begins the body-in-white tooling for the major Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) at the time

1945 – First Gauging Fixture

Paslin’s first gauging fixture is provided to a small automotive tier-one supplier.

1958 – Paslin Grows

Paslin expands their services by providing high volume work pieces used to machine component parts for the OEM’s.

1980 – Paslin Elevated to Tier-1

Paslin builds the first of many welding assembly lines, shipped to the General Motors Buick City Plant, starting Paslin on the route to becoming a leading provider of robust assembly systems to tier-one suppliers and OEM’s.

1992 – MIG Welding Technology

Paslin completes installation on the first full frame MIG Welding line.

1997 – Engineering Group Launched

Paslin incorporates the Paslin Engineering Group, solidifying Paslin as a major supplier of vertically integrated turnkey systems.

2003 – First Body-in-White System

Paslin receives their first order to provide a complete body-in-white system.

2012 – Paslin Forges Ahead with EV Bodyshop

Paslin provides a complete body-in-white assembly shop for an all-aluminum, all electric vehicle using numerous applications, such as multi-fastening, riveting, self-piercing, and welding.

2013 – Paslin Acquired

Paslin is acquired by investment firm Tower Three Partners to continue in the growth of the organization.

2014 – Paslin Forms Service Group

Paslin forms a service group providing after-installation support services to assist customers in achieving their manufacturing objectives.

2015 – Paslin Expands


Paslin opens the doors to their fourth facility in Shelby Township, Michigan with over 150,000 square feet of state-of-the art manufacturing and design space.

2016 – Global Partner

Paslin is acquired by Wanfeng Technology with the goal in mind to be positioned to expand their system and service capabilities globally.

2020 – Manufacturer of the Year Award

Paslin was recently awarded the prestigious Macomb County MANUFACTURER of the YEAR Award for 2020.