Brake Colloquium Digital Summit


Meet Our Sponsors

American Metal Fibers, Inc.
13420 Rockland Road
Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Celebrating 40 years of excellence in the friction industry. American Metal Fibers, Inc. experience with metal fibers and other high temperature fibers, combined with manufacturing and technical development personnel, offers a range of skills and technology from around the world.

American Metal Fibers, Inc. has the ability to help you with your metal fiber application and give an insight into solutions for friction applications.

American Metal Fibers, Inc. is certified according to the current ISO 9001 and TS 16949 standards.

Asbury Carbons
405 Old Main Street
Asbury, NJ 08802

Since 1895, Asbury Carbons has been dedicated to developing high-performance products and Engineered Solutions that meet the demands of traditional and emerging friction applications. As the world’s largest independent processor of carbon and graphite, and an ISO certified company, Asbury offers the largest selection of high-quality carbon and non-carbon products.

61 Daggett Dr.
San Jose, CA 95132

As the leader in test and measurement solutions, our application-focused instrumentation addresses the full range of metrology techniques, sample sizes, and imaging resolutions. Our production-ready tools solve inspection/QA issues while anticipating next-generation standards. Our mechanical testing products incorporate proprietary multi-sensing technology with high-sample-rate data-acquisition and highest-accuracy force emission sensors that enable many applications.

3069 University Drive, Suite 210
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Founded in 1948 as a trade organization, FMSI and FMS are registered trademarks of Friction Materials Standards Institute. FMSI created the standard part numbering system for Brake and Clutch facings. In addition, FMSI has trademarked various part numbers that make up the Standardized part numbering system.


HORIBA Automotive Test Systems 
5900 Hines Drive
Ann Arbor MI, 48108

HORIBA Automotive Test Systems has global leadership in emissions test systems and provides the industry with battery, fuel cell, driveline, engine and brake test systems, wind tunnel balances, data management solutions, test facility automation and turnkey test facilities. Serving the automotive, heavy-duty, off-road, consumer goods, marine, aerospace and locomotive industries.

46785 Magellan Drive
Novi, MI 48377

ITT is a diversified leading manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for growing global sectors in energy, transportation and industrial markets. ITT’s Friction Technologies develops, produces, and sells brake pads and friction materials for private and public transportation markets and major automotive manufacturing industries around the world. They are a leading supplier of technological innovations in automotive R∓D services and are recognized by the market for quality, expertise and reliability.

27150 Hills Tech Ct
Farmington Hills, MI 48331

KBautosys is customer focused. We lead by technology innovation and manufacturing quality to develop and deliver brake friction material with the highest value to the customer. Let us help you open the door to your future.

Link Engineering Company
41100 Plymouth Rd
Plymouth, MI 48170

Established in 1935, Link Engineering Company offers customized solutions, including the design and manufacture of high precision test, research, simulation, quality control, and thermal-solution equipment, plus comprehensive test services. LINK is headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, with manufacturing and design facilities, laboratory and vehicle test operations, and support teams around the world.

Niagara Brake International
4708 Ontario Street
Beamsville, Ontario, Canada

Niagara Brake International a leading global producer of OEM brake caliper pistons. Over the past 32 years we’ve grown our footprint and now serve a diverse, worldwide customer base. We’re proud to stand alone in the industry as the only manufacturer to specialize in both steel and phenolic brake products.

Armenteres s / n – Pol.Ind. MATACÀS- Nave 21 08980
Sant Feliu de Llobregat Barcelona, Spain

35 years of reliable, adaptable and sustainable solutions for the friction industry. Our innovation-driven approach allows us to offer efficient solutions for every challenge, always committed to research and development, delivering solutions that promote a better future for everyone, everywhere. Rimsa, People rethinking solutions.

The Brake Report
109 Jersey Ct
Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2967

The BRAKE Report is the leading source of news & information for the global brake industry. Our mission is to inform, engage and connect you – the most avid members of the brake community.

TMD Friction Holdings GmbH
Schlebuscher Str. 99
D51381 Leverkusen, Germany

TMD Friction, a fully owned business group of Nisshinbo Holdings Inc., is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of brake friction materials to the automotive and brake industry. The company’s product portfolio comprises disc brake pads and drum brake linings for passenger cars and commercial vehicles together with friction materials for racing and industrial applications. The TMD Friction Group employs approximately 5,000 people worldwide.

The ZF Company
15811 Centennial Drive
Northville, MI 48168

ZF is a global technology company that supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act in four technology domains: Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility.