Coating Systems & Equipment News for February 2011

Coating Systems & Equipment News Archive

ABMyr Industries Shutting its Doors

After 88 years in business, ABMyr is closing its operations.

DeVilbiss, Binks and Owens Community College Team Up to Offer 'Spring Training" Courses

Courses to provide in-depth instruction on paint stripping, spray application, and equipment selection and maintenance.

Wagner Receives Sherwin-Williams Product Innovation Award

The new PrimaSprint Manual Powder Coating unit introduction from Wagner was selected to receive the Sherwin-Williams award.

KECO Opens Second Coatings Facility in Indy

KECO plans to invest $1 million in the facility and hire 50 employees by 2013 in engineering, management, customer service and manufacturing positions. The 40,000-square-foot facility on the city’s west side is adjacent to the downtown Certified Technology Park.

Onset Marketing Announces New Industrial Finishing Accounts Sales Manager

Pete Barth will lead new business sales for industrial finishing accounts.

Curtiss-Wright Corporation Agrees to Acquire BASF’s Surface Technologies Division

Deal would expand Curtiss-Wright’s portfolio of niche coating technologies.