About Us

 GDC Industries, LLC is a well-established covetics research and  manufacturing company developing and producing world-class covetic  materials for our clients in Dayton, OH and surrounding areas. We have  limited licenses available for specific alloys of covetics and specific  markets. Having been in business for more than 2 years, our competent  professionals and the use of advanced tools and techniques have built us  a solid reputation in the nonferrous metal smelting and refining  industry. Trust us to provide you with first-rate covetic casting  solutions designed to meet your needs and budget. 

Meet Our Covetics Specialists

Dr. Michael Braydich, CSO


 Dr. Michael Braydich is Chief Science Officer for GDC Industries, LLC.  He served 25 years in the United States Air Force, with the last 10  years in the Air Force Research Laboratory developing advanced  technologies for aircraft power systems. The technologies arising from  this program are the basis for the electrical system architecture of the  F-35 fighter. Working with GDC Industries, LLC since its inception, he  has authored and filed a patent on the covetic process (patent pending),  and has secured grants from the AF Research Laboratory and Department  of Energy (SBIR) to characterize covetic materials. 


Harry Couch, Chief Engineer


 Harry Couch is Chief Engineer for GDC Industries, LLC.  He has more than  50 years of experience in the development of materials and process  scale-up for industry. 36 of those years were with General Motors where  he led the development of many new materials and products, including  most notably structural composites for automotive springs.  He is  refining the covetics process to make robust quality castings for  research and industry.