Linetec Core Values

Linetec's Core Values are the backbone of the company. Created over ten years ago, based on employee input, the company core values have remained unchanged since that time. Linetec's Core Values are actively communicated and managed within the company culture.


Our Core Values

  Safe and Enjoyable Workplace

  Strong Customer Focus

  Respect for the Individual

  Environmentally Responsible

  Continuous Improvement in Products, Service and Business Processes

  Open Communications

  Ownership and Pride


  Honesty and Integrity

  Opportunities Based on Performance

  Coaching and Training

Linetec facility

Contact Us

7500 Stewart Avenue
Wausau, WI 54401

Phone: (715) 843-4100
Toll-free: (888) 717-1472
Fax: (800) 236-2589

Company History

Linetec was founded in 1983, by its parent company Apogee Enterprises Inc. Apogee's companies specialize in glass, coatings and architectural products, so establishing a finishing company focused on architectural products was a natural fit.

The increasing demand by architects for windows of different colors spawned Linetec. As hardly anyone was specializing in coating architectural products, this was a niche waiting to be filled.

Linetec started in Wausau, Wisconsin in June of 1983 with a small facility and a single paint line. Scott Platta managed Linetec with 20 employees and a 40,000 square foot building capable of applying enamel, acrylic and Kynar paint finishes.

Linetec was only the second paint line in the U.S. to paint Kynar coatings in a single pass

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