Best in class with superior product performance


In 2007, Kemlite became Crane Composites combining over 60 years of industry expertise


Proving industry leading customer service support and technical expertise across our markets


Crane Composites Inc., a subsidiary of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), is the world's leading provider of fiber-reinforced composite materials.


We combine our expertise in composite material science, process and technology with a deep understanding of customer needs to deliver innovative products that outperform traditional metals and woods. Our lightweight composite products deliver unsurpassed strength and durability. Since 1954, we have continued to pioneer numerous patented technologies for industrial and commercial product applications. We’ve built a proven reputation for industry leadership by partnering with customers and suppliers to deliver advanced, industry-leading solutions.


Our products and our team reflect our mission statement: We are a performance driven organization committed to global leadership and the production of high quality composite materials. And we are committed to profitable growth that benefits our employees and stakeholders by adhering to our high standards of Operational Excellence and our Crane Values. Customers benefit not only from the outstanding performance characteristics of our products; they also realize value from our extensive product support program available at facilities worldwide. Globally, our expert product teams are focused on the needs of customers to provide unparalleled service and expertise.


Crane Composites employs approximately 700 people worldwide with manufacturing sites in Channahon, IL; Jonesboro, AR; Florence, KY and Goshen, IN. . Click here to see photos and addresses of our facilities.

Kemlite and Crane Composites

A leader for more than 60 years!

As the pioneer in fiberglass reinforce panels (FRP), Kemlite was established in 1954, and Crane Co. acquired the company in 1985. The Kemlite name was changed to Crane Composites in 2007 to reflect the company’s ongoing new product innovations that continue to expand beyond hygienic wall panels.

Recreational Vehicles

Exterior and Interior Panels
Roof Panels

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Building Products

Durable and Decorative Wall Panels
Daylighting and Industrial Panels

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Exterior and Interior Liner Panels
Translucent Roof Panels
Aerodynamic Side Skirts

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