The facility in Glenrothes, Scotland opened in 1981 to better serve European markets. This is the first international facility CoorsTek built from the ground up. In 1992, CoorsTek Glenrothes won the Queen's Award for Export.
The McIntyre facility was built in Golden, Colorado in 1989. Today this facility provides numerous process capabilities including metallization, brazing, and electroplating.
To support growth in the semiconductor market, CoorsTek built the Oak Ridge, Tennessee facility in 1989. This facility specializes in the manufacture of high-purity and low-loss tangent alumina components.