Defense & Military News for August 2013

Defense & Military News Archive

AkzoNobel Names New Head of Integrated Supply Chain

David Allen brings broad experience in manufacturing, distribution, and operational efficiency.

SIFCO ASC Achieves Nadcap Approval to AC7108 for Chemical Processing

NADCAP accreditation has been expanded to include testing in support of SIFCO ASC's internal processes such as hydrogen embrittlement, salt spray, taber testing, coating weight and coating thickness.

Hentzen Coatings Celebrates 90 Years in Business

Gala celebration attended by 400 customers, suppliers, and employees.

Sherwin-Williams Adds 2K Epoxy Aerosol Primer for Military and Heavy Equipment Applications

First aerosol-based epoxy technology approved by Army Research Lab.

Chromalloy Announces New Honeywell Agreements for Aircraft Engine Systems and Services Chromalloy Announces New Honeywell Agreements for Aircraft Engine Systems and Services

Ten-year agreements cover aircraft engine components and engineering services for parts, and special coating processes.

U.S. Industrial Production Holds in July

Decrease in key consumer durable segments — including automotive parts production — puts drag on overall U.S. industrial output.

Winona Powder Coating Expands Etna Green, Indiana, Facility

New facility boasts updated powder coating line with a 5-stage washer, automatic and manual coating booths, and digitally controlled ovens.

MetoKote Revamps Website

New site offers additional functionality and features, including multiple languages, literature and product descriptions.

Abakan Announces Incorporation of MesoCoat Coating Services Inc.

New subsidiary to provide advanced wear- and corrosion-resistant coating services for components used in the oil and gas, mining, aerospace and metal finishing industries.

SIFCO ASC Launches New Brand Identity and Website

Changes aim to showcase the full range of SIFCO ASC's industry-leading products and services for component enhancement, repair and refurbishment.