Lee Spring acquires Dayon Manufacturing

Lee Spring acquires Dayon Manufacturing

Acquisition expands miniature spring capabilities.

January 14, 2022

Lee Spring, a manufacturer of stock and custom springs, has acquired Dayon Manufacturing. Located in Farmington, Connecticut, and established in 1957, Dayon Manufacturing specializes in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of custom miniature and micro springs.

Steve Kempf, CEO of Lee Spring, commented, “The acquisition of Dayon Manufacturing, which has over a half century of miniature spring experience, expands our diverse manufacturing capabilities in support of continued growth and the needs of our customers. We are seeing a trend towards smaller assemblies and micro devices, and this acquisition strengthens our capabilities in this promising area. Dayon Manufacturing’s expertise and focus on miniature spring design and manufacturing is a great fit for our customers and our future. Dayon’s outstanding team and their highly skilled specialization in miniature springs is in perfect alignment with our growing business.”

Dayon will continue to serve customers from its existing facility in Farmington, Connecticut. In addition, the company will now have access to a wider range of capabilities through Lee Spring’s global manufacturing operations.

“This acquisition enhances the spring products and services available to Lee Spring customers worldwide with the addition of highly experienced resources dedicated to the micro and miniature spring specialty,” Kempf added.

Lee Spring carries a line of 25,000+ stock springs and manufactures custom springs made to customer specifications. Established in 1918, Lee Spring is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, and has multiple facilities in the United States, as well as locations in the UK, Germany, Mexico, China, and India.