OEM Paint

Coatings for Original Equipment Manufacturers

Highland International is a full service coating supplier to original equipment manufacturers. During our 30 years in business, our cost conscious OEM Paint line has been tailored to the specific needs of equipment manufacturers. Our OEM Coatings increase throughput, provide premium aesthetics and superior service life. Choose from our robust lineup of industrial coatings, high temp coatings, or chemical resistant coatings, or work with us to design a custom coating tailored to your needs.  In addition to our unique coatings, we have expanded our service offerings to exceed the needs of even the most demanding paint department. Continue reading below for more information on our premium coatings and services.

Our goal is to provide the best industrial paint on the market today. We do this by continuously exploring new concepts and materials in coating technology.
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Select Your Desired OEM Coating Category

  • STANDARD OEM COATINGS

    Make your coating selection, then use the "More Info" button below your selection to request a quote.

    Quick-Dry Coatings

    Primer/Topcoat System

    49-LH Series

    Quick-Dry Alkyd Sanding Primer

    49-LH Series features industrial grade corrosion resistance, and a 30 minute dry time. These features promote faster throughput and longer lasting service life.

    65R Series

    Quick-Dry Solvent Borne Acrylic Topcoat

    65R Series is a premium solvent borne fast-dry acrylic topcoat featuring a 1 hour dry time. It boasts a premium high gloss finish and long-lasting color retention.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    QuickDry45 Series

    Quick-Dry High-Gloss Chain-Stopped Alkyd Direct-to-Metal Coating

    QuickDry45 Series is the latest in OEM coating technology. It boasts a 45 minute dry time, a high-gloss finish, high build properties, and superior corrosion resistance. This unique coating combines the corrosion resistance of our industrial primers with the premium aesthetics of our topcoats; all with no sacrifice to performance.

    High Build Coatings for Added Durability

    Primer/Topcoat System (Option 1)

    97-HF Series

    Industrial Polyamide Epoxy Mastic Primer

    97-HF Series is the latest in epoxy mastic technology. It features high build barrier properties, excellent adhesion, and is extremely surface tolerant.

    65R Series

    Quick-Dry Solvent Borne Acrylic Topcoat

    65R Series is a premium solvent borne fast-dry acrylic topcoat featuring a 1 hour dry time. It boasts a premium high gloss finish and long-lasting color retention.

    Primer/Topcoat System (Option 2)

    97-HF Series

    Industrial Polyamide Epoxy Mastic Primer

    97-HF Series is the latest in epoxy mastic technology. It features high build barrier properties, excellent adhesion, and is extremely surface tolerant.

    150 Series

    Solvent Borne Alkyd Enamel Topcoat

    150 Series is a tried and true option for our OEM customers. It is easy to use, features a high gloss finish, long-lasting color stability, and superior UV resistance.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    97-HF Series

    Industrial Polyamide Epoxy Mastic Direct-to-Metal Coating

    97-HF Series is not only a great primer option, it can also be used as a direct-to-metal coating (primer & topcoat combined). It provides premium corrosion protection, and high build barrier properties. It is available in standard and custom colors, and features a premium semi-gloss finish.

    Maximum Performance

    Primer/Topcoat System

    77-SP Series

    High-Build Quick-Dry Polyamid Epoxy Primer

    77-SP Series is the latest addition to our OEM Coating line. It features quick dry time, our most advanced rust inhibitors, and a semi-gloss finish for ultimate topcoat holdout.

    66-LH Series

    Ultra-High-Gloss Polyester Acrylic Polyurethane Topcoat

    66-LH Series was developed along side of our 77-SP Series, and also provides the latest OEM Coating technology. It boasts our highest gloss level and ultimate color retention.

  • HIGH TEMP OEM COATINGS

    Make your coating selection, then use the "More Info" button below your selection to request a quote.

    Ambient - 400ºF

    Primer/Topcoat System

    860-HF Series

    400°F High-Build Modified Silicone Primer

    860-HF Series is our tried and true high temperature primer. It provides outstanding corrosion protection, long lasting service life and an open topcoat window.

    865-LH Series

    400°F High Gloss Modified Silicone Topcoat

    865-LH Series is our tried and true high temperature topcoat. It is easy to apply, provides a long lasting high gloss finish, fantastic resistance to fading caused by UV light.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    QuickDry45 Series

    200°F High-Gloss High Temperature Direct-to-Metal Coating

    QuickDry45 Series is the latest in High Temperature OEM Coating technology. It boasts a 45 minute dry time, a high-gloss finish, high build properties, and superior corrosion resistance. This unique coating combines the corrosion resistance of our industrial primers with the premium aesthetics of our topcoats; all with no sacrifice to performance.

    Ambient - 500ºF

    Primer/Topcoat System

    802 Series

    500°F High Temp Silicone Primer

    802 Series is an industrial grade high temperature modified silicone primer which provides maximum corrosion protection and adhesion to hot steel surfaces.

    852-TC Series

    500°F High Temp Silicone Acrylic Coating

    852-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp silicone acrylic topcoat featuring excellent color stability, and superior UV resistance & service life.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    802 Series

    500°F High Temp Silicone DTM Coating - Gray

    802 Series is an industrial grade high temperature direct-to-metal coating which provides maximum corrosion protection and color retention at temperatures up to 500°F.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    812 Series

    600°F High Temp Silicone DTM Coating - Black

    812 Series is an industrial grade high temperature direct-to-metal coating which provides maximum corrosion protection and color retention at temperatures up to 600°F.

    Ambient - 850ºF

    Primer/Topcoat System

    850-PR Series

    850°F Quick-Dry Silicone Alkyd Primer

    850-PR Series is an industrial grade high temperature primer which can be topcoated in just 1.5 hours. It provides superior corrosion protection and service life.

    850-TC Series

    850°F Modified Silicone Alkyd Topcoat

    850-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp topcoat. It provides a high gloss finish and thermal stability to 850°F. Additionally, t can be handled in just 10-15 minutes.

    Ambient - 1000ºF

    Primer/Topcoat System

    827-HB Series

    1200°F Inert Multipolymeric Primer

    827-HB Series is a unique inert multipolymeric matrix primer featuring high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement.

    854-TC Series

    1000°F Modified Silicone Topcoat

    854-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp modified silicone coating featuring excellent color stability & superior weatherability & service life.

    Ambient - 1200ºF

    Direct-to-Metal System

    827-HB Series

    1200°F Inert Multipolymeric Matrix DTM Coating

    827-HB Series is a unique inert multipolymeric matrix coating which may be applied direct to metal. It features high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    811-DTM Series

    1200°F Modified Silicone DTM Coating

    811-DTM Series is a modified silicone coating which may be applied direct to metal. It provides fantastic corrosion protection and service life.It is available in black, gray, and shiny bright aluminum.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    Stove Master 1200 Series

    1200°F Modified Silicone DTM Coating

    Stove Master 1200 is a modified silicone coating which may be applied direct to metal. It is extremely fast drying with a dry time of 15 minutes to touch. It dries down to a premium smooth satin finish.

  • AUTOMOTIVE OEM COATINGS

    Make your coating selection, then use the "More Info" button below your selection to request a quote.

    Coatings for Exterior Steel - Good

    Primer/Topcoat System

    35-S Series

    Modified Alkyd Sanding Primer

    35-S Series is a high-solids fast-drying sandable alkyd primer. It is solvent borne, provides industrial grade corrosion protection, and can be topcoated in just 1 hour.

    64 Series

    High-Gloss Copolymer Polyurethane Topcoat

    64 Series is a industrial grade copolymer urethane topcoat featuring a high gloss finish, a superior deep automotive wet look, and outstanding coverage rates.

    Coatings for Exterior Steel - Better

    Primer/Midcoat/Topcoat System

    35-S Series

    Modified Alkyd Sanding Primer

    35-S Series is a high-solids fast-drying sandable alkyd primer. It is solvent borne, provides industrial grade corrosion protection, and can be topcoated in just 1 hour.

    26 Series

    Modified Alkyd Primer Sealer

    26 Series is a modified alkyd primer sealer which enhances barrier properties and corrosion protection. It also features exceptional leveling properties and fast dry times.

    64 Series

    High-Gloss Polyurethane Topcoat

    64 Series is a industrial grade copolymer polyurethane topcoat featuring a high gloss finish, a superior deep automotive wet look, outstanding coverage rates, and fantastic UV resistance.

    Coatings for Exterior Steel - Best

    Primer/Topcoat System

    77-SP Series

    High-Build Quick-Dry Polyamid Epoxy Primer

    77-SP Series is the latest addition to our Automotive OEM Coating line. It features quick dry time, our most advanced rust inhibitors, and a semi-gloss finish for ultimate topcoat holdout.

    66-LH Series

    Ultra-High-Gloss Polyester Acrylic Polyurethane Topcoat

    66-LH Series was developed along side of our 77-SP Series, and also provides the latest Automotive OEM Coating technology. It boasts our highest gloss level and ultimate color retention.

    Coatings for Exhaust Systems

    Direct-to-Metal System

    808 Series

    1200°F Modified Silicone Direct-to-Metal Exhaust Coating

    808 Series is a our most popular costing for industrial automotive exhaust systems. It provides fantastic rust prevention, superior color retention, long lasting service life, and can be cured in service.

    Direct-to-Metal System

    827-HB Series

    1200°F Intert Multipolymeric Matrix Direct-to-Metal Coating

    827-HB Series is a unique high temperature exhaust coating featuring high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement. It features our most advanced rust inhibitor system, and provides our longest lasting service life.

    Undercarriage

    Direct-to-Metal System

    53 Series

    Modified Acrylic Direct-to-Metal Undercarriage Coating

    53 Series is a solvent borne modified acrylic coating specifically designed for undercarriage services. It is chip resistant, and provides outstanding performance in the harsh conditions caused by road salt.

Choose Your Desired OEM Coating Type

  • STANDARD OEM COATINGS
  • HIGH TEMP OEM COATINGS
  • AUTOMOTIVE OEM COATINGS
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Choose Your Desired OEM Coating Type

Quick-Dry Coatings

Highland Quick-Dry OEM coatings are designed to decrease dry times in order to increase production throughput. Additionally, these coatings provide superior durability and premium aesthetics.

Primer/Topcoat System

Direct-to-Metal System

49-LH Series

Quick-Dry Alkyd Sanding Primer

49-LH Series features industrial grade corrosion resistance, and a 30 minute dry time. These features promote faster throughput and longer lasting service life.

65R Series

Quick-Dry Solvent Borne Acrylic Topcoat

65R Series is a premium solvent borne fast-dry acrylic topcoat featuring a 1 hour dry time. It boasts a premium high gloss finish and long-lasting color retention.

QuickDry45 Series

Quick-Dry High-Gloss Chain-Stopped Alkyd Direct-to-Metal Coating

QuickDry45 Series is the latest in OEM coating technology. It boasts a 45 minute dry time, a high-gloss finish, high build properties, and superior corrosion resistance. This unique coating combines the corrosion resistance of our industrial primers with the premium aesthetics of our topcoats; all with no sacrifice to performance.

High Build OEM Coatings for Added Durability

Highland High Build OEM Coatings are able to be applied at higher film thicknesses than traditional coatings. This provides a larger barrier from the elements which increases the durability of the coating system. These coatings provide longer service life and superior corrosion protection.

Primer/Topcoat System

Primer/Topcoat System

97-HF Series

Industrial Polyamide Epoxy Mastic Primer

97-HF Series is the latest in epoxy mastic technology. It features high build barrier properties, excellent adhesion, and is extremely surface tolerant.

65R Series

Quick-Dry Solvent Borne Acrylic Topcoat

65R Series is a premium solvent borne fast-dry acrylic topcoat featuring a 1 hour dry time. It boasts a premium high gloss finish and long-lasting color retention.

97-HF Series

Industrial Polyamide Epoxy Mastic Primer

97-HF Series is the latest in epoxy mastic technology. It features high build barrier properties, excellent adhesion, and is extremely surface tolerant.

150 Series

Solvent Borne Alkyd Enamel Topcoat

150 Series is a tried and true option for our OEM customers. It is easy to use, features a high gloss finish, long-lasting color stability, and superior UV resistance.

Maximum Performance OEM Coatings

Highland Maximum Performance OEM Coatings combine quick dry times with the highest level of corrosion protection and premium aesthetics. These coatings are the latest in OEM coating technology.

Primer/Topcoat System

77-SP Series

High-Build Quick-Dry Polyamid Epoxy Primer

77-SP Series is the latest addition to our OEM Coating line. It features quick dry time, our most advanced rust inhibitors, and a semi-gloss finish for ultimate topcoat holdout.

66-LH Series

Ultra-High-Gloss Polyester Acrylic Polyurethane Topcoat

66-LH Series was developed along side of our 77-SP Series, and also provides the latest OEM Coating technology. It boasts our highest gloss level and ultimate color retention.

Choose Your Service Temperature

High Temp OEM Coatings for Service Temperature Up To 400°F

Highland High Temp OEM Coatings are designed to provide outstanding performance and aesthetics to equipment operating at elevated temperatures. These coatings are provide superior service life, corrosion protection and color retention when compared to competitor products.

Primer/Topcoat System

Direct-to-Metal System

860-HF Series

400°F High-Build Modified Silicone Primer

860-HF Series is our tried and true high temperature primer. It provides outstanding corrosion protection, long lasting service life and an open topcoat window.

865-LH Series

400°F High Gloss Modified Silicone Topcoat

865-LH Series is our tried and true high temperature topcoat. It is easy to apply, provides a long lasting high gloss finish, fantastic resistance to fading caused by UV light.

QuickDry45 Series

200°F High-Gloss High Temperature Direct-to-Metal Coating

QuickDry45 Series is the latest in High Temperature OEM Coating technology. It boasts a 45 minute dry time, a high-gloss finish, high build properties, and superior corrosion resistance. This unique coating combines the corrosion resistance of our industrial primers with the premium aesthetics of our topcoats; all with no sacrifice to performance.

High Temp OEM Coatings for Service Temperature Up To 500°F

Highland High Temp OEM Coatings are designed to provide outstanding performance and aesthetics to equipment operating at elevated temperatures. These coatings are provide superior service life, corrosion protection and color retention when compared to competitor products.

Primer/Topcoat System

Direct-to-Metal System

Direct-to-Metal System

802 Series

500°F High Temp Silicone Primer

802 Series is an industrial grade high temperature modified silicone primer which provides maximum corrosion protection and adhesion to hot steel surfaces.

852-TC Series

500°F High Temp Silicone Acrylic Coating

852-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp silicone acrylic topcoat featuring excellent color stability, and superior UV resistance & service life.

802 Series

500°F High Temp Silicone DTM Coating - Gray

802 Series is an industrial grade high temperature direct-to-metal coating which provides maximum corrosion protection and color retention at temperatures up to 500°F.

812 Series

600°F High Temp Silicone DTM Coating - Black

812 Series is an industrial grade high temperature direct-to-metal coating which provides maximum corrosion protection and color retention at temperatures up to 600°F.

High Temp OEM Coatings for Service Temperature Up To 850°F

Highland High Temp OEM Coatings are designed to provide outstanding performance and aesthetics to equipment operating at elevated temperatures. These coatings are provide superior service life, corrosion protection and color retention when compared to competitor products.

Primer/Topcoat System

850-PR Series

850°F Quick-Dry Silicone Alkyd Primer

850-PR Series is an industrial grade high temperature primer which can be topcoated in just 1.5 hours. It provides superior corrosion protection and service life.

850-TC Series

850°F Modified Silicone Alkyd Topcoat

850-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp topcoat. It provides a high gloss finish and thermal stability to 850°F. Additionally, t can be handled in just 10-15 minutes.

High Temp OEM Coatings for Service Temperature Up To 1000°F

Highland High Temp OEM Coatings are designed to provide outstanding performance and aesthetics to equipment operating at elevated temperatures. These coatings are provide superior service life, corrosion protection and color retention when compared to competitor products.

Primer/Topcoat System

827-HB Series

1200°F Inert Multipolymeric Primer

827-HB Series is a unique inert multipolymeric matrix primer featuring high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement.

854-TC Series

1000°F Modified Silicone Topcoat

854-TC Series is an industrial grade high temp modified silicone coating featuring excellent color stability & superior weatherability & service life.

High Temp OEM Coatings for Service Temperature Up To 1200°F

Highland High Temp OEM Coatings are designed to provide outstanding performance and aesthetics to equipment operating at elevated temperatures. These coatings are provide superior service life, corrosion protection and color retention when compared to competitor products.

Direct-to-Metal System

Direct-to-Metal System

Direct-to-Metal System

827-HB Series

1200°F Inert Multipolymeric Matrix DTM Coating

827-HB Series is a unique inert multipolymeric matrix coating which may be applied direct to metal. It features high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement.

811-DTM Series

1200°F Modified Silicone DTM Coating

811-DTM Series is a modified silicone coating which may be applied direct to metal. It provides fantastic corrosion protection and service life.It is available in black, gray, and shiny bright aluminum.

Stove Master 1200 Series

1200°F Modified Silicone DTM Coating

Stove Master 1200 is a modified silicone coating which may be applied direct to metal. It is extremely fast drying with a dry time of 15 minutes to touch. It dries down to a premium smooth satin finish.

Select Your Desired OEM Coating Category

Quick-Dry Coatings

Highland Quick-Dry Automotive OEM coatings are designed to decrease dry times in order to increase production throughput. Additionally, these coatings provide superior durability and premium aesthetics.  

Primer/Topcoat System

35-S Series

Modified Alkyd Sanding Primer

35-S Series is a high-solids fast-drying sandable alkyd primer. It is solvent borne, provides industrial grade corrosion protection, and can be topcoated in just 1 hour.

64 Series

High-Gloss Copolymer Polyurethane Topcoat

64 Series is a industrial grade copolymer urethane topcoat featuring a high gloss finish, a superior deep automotive wet look, and outstanding coverage rates.

High Build OEM Coatings for Added Durability

Highland High Build OEM Coatings are able to be applied at higher film thicknesses than traditional coatings. This provides a larger barrier from the elements which increases the durability of the coating system. These coatings provide longer service life and superior corrosion protection.

Primer/Midcoat/Topcoat System

35-S Series

Modified Alkyd Sanding Primer

35-S Series is a high-solids fast-drying sandable alkyd primer. It is solvent borne, provides industrial grade corrosion protection, and can be topcoated in just 1 hour.

26 Series

Modified Alkyd Primer Sealer

26 Series is a modified alkyd primer sealer which enhances barrier properties and corrosion protection. It also features exceptional leveling properties and fast dry times.

64 Series

High-Gloss Polyurethane Topcoat

64 Series is a industrial grade copolymer polyurethane topcoat featuring a high gloss finish, a superior deep automotive wet look, outstanding coverage rates, and fantastic UV resistance.

Maximum Performance OEM Coatings

Highland Maximum Performance OEM Coatings combine quick dry times with the highest level of corrosion protection and premium aesthetics. These coatings are the latest in OEM coating technology.

Primer/Topcoat System

77-SP Series

High-Build Quick-Dry Polyamid Epoxy Primer

77-SP Series is the latest addition to our OEM Coating line. It features quick dry time, our most advanced rust inhibitors, and a semi-gloss finish for ultimate topcoat holdout.

66-LH Series

Ultra-High-Gloss Polyester Acrylic Polyurethane Topcoat

66-LH Series was developed along side of our 77-SP Series, and also provides the latest OEM Coating technology. It boasts our highest gloss level and ultimate color retention.

OEM Exhaust Coatings

Highland High Temperature OEM Exhaust Coatings are designed to provide superior durability in the harsh environment seen by industrial exhaust systems. These coatings provide long-lasting resistance to heat and road salts.

Direct-to-Metal System

Direct-to-Metal System

808 Series

1200°F Modified Silicone Direct-to-Metal Exhaust Coating

808 Series is a our most popular option for industrial automotive exhaust systems. It provides fantastic rust prevention, superior color retention, long lasting service life, and can be cured in service.

827-HB Series

1200°F Intert Multipolymeric Matrix Direct-to-Metal Coating

827-HB Series is a unique high temperature exhaust coating featuring high build properties, thermal stability to 1200°F and no heat cure requirement. It features our most advanced rust inhibitor system, and provides our longest lasting service life.

Undercarriage Coating

Direct-to-Metal System

53 Series

Modified Acrylic Direct-to-Metal Undercarriage Coating

53 Series is a solvent borne modified acrylic coating specifically designed for undercarriage services. It is chip resistant, and provides outstanding performance in the harsh conditions caused by road salt.

Additional Information

Coating Process Evaluations

Our experienced technical representatives will visit your facility to evaluate and assist you in optimizing your spray equipment and techniques, your blast equipment, blast media, and blasting techniques.

Application Training Classes

A partnership with Highland includes training classes for your paint crew. These classes include good painting practices, techniques to achieve high quality finishes, advanced surface preparation techniques, and more.

Custom Coating Design Services

If we don’t already have the perfect coating for your process, our experienced chemists can develop a coating to your exact specifications including your ideal dry times, gloss levels, price point, and more.

Higher Quality Raw Materials

We work tirelessly to source the highest quality materials for use in our coatings.

Superior Manufacturing Processes

Proprietary manufacturing processes push our coating performance to new heights.

Rigorous Quality Control Standards

Every batch of paint is scrutinized to ensure the highest of quality standards.  

NACE & SSPC Certified Support Staff

Our technical support staff is well trained & eager to solve your coating challenges.

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