News for November 2013

News Archive

Technic Engineered Powders Division Hires Research Scientist

Dr. Lu Lu will lead the development of innovative products, including precious metal powders and flakes.

PPG Clearcoats Gain General Motors Approval

GM approvals cover select clearcoats by PPG Industries' automotive refinish business for warranty repairs on its vehicles.

Evonik Goldschmidt Corporation to Merge Into Evonik Corporation

Move will support global branding strategy while enhancing product development and sustainable solutions.

Want to cut VOC emissions in the factory?

VOC emissions can be reduced, safety enhanced, and the benefits of LEAN manufacturing achieved by better managing solvent usage, reports Kimberly-Clark Professional.

Chromalloy Acquires Trac Group

Purchase of aerospace turbine component producer expands Chromalloy's support in the new engine supply chain.

U.S. Industrial Production Slips in October

Gains in home electronics, appliances and miscellaneous goods were offset by a decrease in the index for automotive products,

MacDermid Presents at Recent TURI Aerospace and Defense Conference MacDermid Presents at Recent TURI Aerospace and Defense Conference

Representatives from MacDermid discussed emerging alternatives to cadmium and nickel plating.

Able Electropolishing Expands

Electropolishing specialist unveils advanced processing production facility.

Axalta Coating Systems Names Global Technology Director

Dr. Fred Allen brings extensive coating experience to Axalta's powder coatings business.

Enthone Introduces Supplier Quality Engineering Audit

Goal of audit is to optimize performance of organic solderability preservatives, or OSPs

Dörken MKS Systems Hosts Clients During 'Dörken Days' Event Dörken MKS Systems Hosts Clients During 'Dörken Days' Event

Meeting showcases new innovations to Dörken MKS Systems customers

OSHA Proposes New Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries

OSHA seeks to amend its current recordkeeping regulations to add requirements for the electronic submission of injury and illness information employers are already required to keep.

Dr. John Hook to Deliver Mattiello Lecture at the 2014 American Coatings Conference

Distinguished scientist has made significant contributions to the paint and coatings industry over the course of his 32-year career.

Electrex Revamps Website

Improvements to Electrex site includes updated look, new galleries and ordering information.

Chromalloy Expands Capabilities

Portfolio now includes blended alloy ingots, in addition to cast parts, engineering services and part repairs.

Uyemura Expands Staff

Appointments range from technical sales representatives to business development personnel.

Spray Finishing Training Program Set for Spring 2014

Collaboriate effort sponsored by Owens Community College and Finishing Brands.

The Crown Group Acquires Electra-Finish, Inc.

Transaction represents the first add-on acquisition The Crown Group has completed under ownership of High Road Capital Partners.

U.S. Industrial Production Increases 0.6% in September

Largest output gains seen in motor vehicles, machinery.

Ace Metal Finishing Successfully Powder Coats Large Industrial Tanks Ace Metal Finishing Successfully Powder Coats Large Industrial Tanks

Project showcases Ace Metal Finishing's expanding capabilities.