About V.O. Baker

V.O. Baker Founder 1910 – 1975

V.O. Baker Company started in 1962 as a domestic supplier of nondestructive testing equipment and consumables. The company expanded its product offering to meet the varying needs of customers by adding adhesives, sealants, coatings and other specialty chemicals. As a value-added complement to these new product lines, V.O. Baker created a custom/contract packaging service tailored to the specific needs of its customers. With over 55 years of experience, the company is now the leading U.S. distributor of Magnaflux® nondestructive testing (NDT) supplies, offers turnkey repackaging services and sells to over 3,200 customers on five continents.

V.O. Baker Company is a woman and minority-owned business.

Distinguished Awards


2018 Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings “Sales Excellence” Award

2018 SSPC Military Coatings Project Award of Excellence (with Mid-Atlantic Coatings & Sherwin-Williams) for work on the USS George Washington Aircraft Carrier (CVN 73) at Huntington Ingalls Industries-Newport News Shipyard