DRT Mfg. Co.
a subsidiary of DRT Holdings, Inc.

Corporate Profile

DRT exists for and because of our customers. We are committed to being the leader in the easy-open-end marketplace by providing innovative technology, precision components and superior support on a timely basis, enabling our customers to be quick response, low-cost, high-quality suppliers to their markets.

DRT's best-in-class easy-open-end R&D facility and resources affords DRT and their customers the capacity and capabilities to maintain their market leadership. Supported by a capable design team, as well as the market leader in manufacturing capabilities and capacity in Europe as well as the USA, nobody acts and reacts faster than your DRT team.

Primary Markets Served

  • Easy-open-end systems
  • Easy-open end technology beverage and food
  • Global customer service and support
  • Container market tooling
  • Automotive R&D manufacturing
  • Industrial OEM equipment


  • Precision manufacturing
  • Container end systems
  • Container components
  • Contract manufacturing for precision parts
  • Systems integration

Ernie FrazeFounded in 1949 by Ermal Fraze, DRT is famous for developing and perfecting the integral rivet technology that revolutionized the can industry for beer and beverage packaging. The company has evolved into a multi-market precision, component manufacturer and systems integrator.

At a Glance

  • More than 250 employees
  • More than 130,000 square feet
  • More than 240 machine tools


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