About ASP

American Specialty Products, LLC ("ASP"), located in Vernon, Connecticut, was founded in 1994 to provide solutions to the Photonics, High Purity Gas and Fluid Handling, Systems, Semiconductor and other high technology and industrial Markets. ASP utilizes a combination of its internal capabilities, customer interaction, market research and technical advisors to give it a definite advantage over its competition.  ASP has been on a path of planned growth and has developed an excellent reputation for providing outstanding quality in both products and services to customers.

ASP's management team consists of two founding partners, with combined experience of more than 60 years of experience. The management team's combined backgrounds, along with our well-trained work force, and our wide range of experience and the proven ability to work as a team to meet our client's goals, has given us success in attracting and retaining ASP's solid customer base which includes Coherent Lasers, Coherent Deos, Convergent Prima, OFS Fitel, Jacobs Vehicle Systems, JDS Uniphase, and LxSix Photonics, Inc. of Canada.

ASP's current operations are based in a 4000 square foot facility. Approximately 2000 square feet is dedicated to fabrication services; 1500 square feet is utilized as our flexible manufacturing area, providing the ability to respond quickly and efficiently to changing customer product requirements; another 2000 square feet is available and utilized for large scale or long term projects. The remainder of the facility supports the engineering and administrative aspects of the business.

 Services and Capabilities

The following describes ASP's major service categories: ASP also has retained, through working relations, a host of vendors and consultants who lend their expertise and resources to assist in completing projects including plating, polishing, sheet metal, analysis, electrical design, and others.

Fabrication Services

  • General and Precision Machining
  • Tools and Fixtures
  • Tube Bending and Welding
  • Custom Welding and Brazing including High Purity Assemblies
  • Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Electro-Mechanical Turnkey System Assembly

Technical Services

  • Engineering Design, Drafting and Consulting
    • Precision Fixture and Equipment Design
    • High Purity Gas, Vacuum and Fluid Handling System Design and Consulting
    • Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Electro Mechanical Systems.
    • Prototype Development
  • Manufacturing Consulting
    • Lean and Cellular Manufacturing Cell Design
    • Cost Reduction and Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • On-Site Clean Room Component and System Installation

Custom Welding and Brazing

Clean Room Services





Andrew Robinson, Director Operations and Founder

Mr. Robinson is directly responsible for  management of quality, system fabrication, clean room activities, welding, assembly and off site installation services.  Mr. Robinson's areas of expertise include engineering, clean room systems and operations, high purity manufacturing procedures, orbital welding, brazing, leak testing, specification of chemicals and procedures, improving products and systems,

Robert Morton, Technical Director and Founder:

Responsibilities include all activities related to the Photonics industry, electrical assembly and brazing departments. Mr. Morton's skills include layout, fabrication, test and installation of high and low pressure handling systems; electrical and pneumatic instrumentation of both large and small test apparatus, production equipment and fluid handling systems; helium leak testing and pressure testing; and troubleshooting electrical and pneumatic systems. 

Outside Advisors

The Company also has outside management advisors, Mr. Paul Ramunni, CPA and Dr. Wilson Chiu, assistant professor for The University of Connecticut Mechanical Engineering Department, specializing in heat transfer and Thermal Manufacturing research. 


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