Bolatron Performance Products acquired its Newcomerstown, Ohio, operation from Empire Plastics in 2004. Bolatron serves many industries, including transportation, general thermoforming, industrial corrosion applications, wall protection for the construction market, graphic arts pre-press, flexographic, silk screen and off-set lithographic printing. The manufacturing facility produces calendered, extruded and press-laminated rigid film and sheet from six millimeters to four inches thick. Bolatron can also create standard and custom dimensions, colors and compounds. Bolatron Performance Products employs nearly 150 people.