Leather Overview

ABOUT LEATHER

Leather is unique. It’s luxurious, extremely durable, and a wonderful canvas for creativity. Through tightly controlled production processes, Eagle Ottawa makes the best automotive leather in the world for enhancing the driving experience.

The art and science of leather tanning and finishing has evolved.  Our experienced leather experts use proprietary technologies and processes with state-of-the-art equipment to produce the finest automotive leather in the industry.

FROM RAW HIDE TO A FINISHED PIECE.

Tanning leather is one of the oldest manufacturing processes in the world.

Turning a raw hide into a beautiful piece of leather is quite laborious. During the process, the natural material stabilizes and develops a resistance to abrasion, stains, heat, and chemicals. It also becomes flexible and soft.

Leather Overview
Leather Overview

Though the art and science of leather tanning has evolved considerably, with state-of-the-art equipment and technology becoming more and more relevant, old-world craftsmanship still factors into the process greatly.