40 Hockanum Blvd, Unit #8 Vernon, CT

Custom Tarps & Covers

Custom Tarps and Custom Covers are what Kaplan Tarps has built its brand on. 

We use many different materials including Vinyl, Polyethylene, Geo Textiles, Felt, and more, Cutting Edge 2D and 3D Cad Software, Precise Computerized Cutting, Seam Welding, and Industrial Sewing. Clients from all over the world, including Corporations, Militaries, Governments, Farmers, Truckers, and everyone in between trust us to make their Custom Covers, Machinery Covers, and Custom Tarps in any material, shape, size, or unusual configuration they can think of.  In the past 10 years, we have invested heavily in our technology, processes, and people so that we can focus on the custom covering market and excel at producing durable, custom, cost-effective products for the custom textile cover market. 

We will work with you to design and manufacture custom covers and tarps for anything.      

Our Technology


  • Auto Cad Design and Drawing 
  • Gerber Automated Cutting Machines with Continuous Conveyorized Cutting and Marking abilities
  • Gerber Automated Material Feeders synced with Gerber Cutter
  • Cut Works Programing and Nesting for material use optimization
  • In House Private Computer Network for sensitive jobs (not connected to the internet)
  • Job Tracking and Material Management System
  • Hot Air and Hot Wedge Welding with 3D Welding abilities
  • Long Arm Double Needle Industrial Sewing Machines
  • Long Arm Single Needle Industrial Sewing Machines
  • Standard Single Needle Industrial Sewing Machines
  • Pneumatic Grommet Machines
  • Automated Webbing Cutters and Heat Sealing
  • Metal Welding MIG and TIG
  • Round Pipe and Square Tube Crowing Machine up to 2″ O.D.
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Our Industries

Markets we currently work in

Military, Government, Mining, Oil and Gas, Trucking,  Waste, Aerospace,  College Sports, Professional Sports, Shipping, Rail Transport, T.V. Production, Steel Erecting, Construction, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Tenting and Dividers, Agriculture, Bridge and Scaffolding Containment, and Environmental Containment.

Our Notable Jobs

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC
  • Prudential Building Boston MA
  • 3 World Trade Center NYC, 7 World Trade Center NYC
  • Boston Transit System: Red Line, Orange Line
  • New York – Presbyterian David H. Koch Center
  • One57 NYC
  • Hanscom Air Force Base
  • Aberdeen Proving Grounds
  • United Nations HeadQuarters NYC
  • Goldman Sachs World HeadQuarters NJ
  • Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Show
  • Whale Wars (TV Production)
  • AFWET Radome Installation Thule Air Base Greenland
  • Mining in United States, South Africa, and Brazil
  • Power Generation in South Korea
  • Oil and Gas in Southern United States and South America
  • Produce Ripening World Wide
  • Honolulu Elevated Rail System
  • Terrafugia – Flying Car

Custom Tarps Gallery

Generator Covers

A couple of heavy-duty pallet covers made to customer specifications. We create custom covers and tarps for all...

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Military Tarps

We are proud to design and build our covers in the United States, even producing custom tarps for military uses....

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Pool Cover

Closing time has come for pool season; make sure to keep it protected all winter long with a heavy-duty poly tarp....

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