Coating Systems & Equipment News for August 2013

Coating Systems & Equipment News Archive

GM ‘Blue Suit Crew’ Seeks Perfect Paint Finish GM ‘Blue Suit Crew’ Seeks Perfect Paint Finish

Paint shop employees at General Motors' Lake Orion Plant in Michigan constantly look to root out potential sources of contaminants.

Thomas Hartmann Appointed Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH Thomas Hartmann Appointed Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH

Hartmann succeeds Eva Müller who will assume a new position within the BASF Group.

Decc Makes Annual List of the Nation’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies--Again!

Coating applicator achieves three-year sales growth of 179%.

Hentzen Coatings Celebrates 90 Years in Business

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

Michael Cash To Head Axalta Industrial Coatings Businesses

New global role will support liquid and powder customers

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.

CCAI’s FINISHING Pavilion and Conference at FABTECH Breaks Records CCAI’s FINISHING Pavilion and Conference at FABTECH Breaks Records

With more than 160 exhibiting companies showcasing finishing products and services in the CCAI FINISHING Pavilion, FABTECH is now the destination for finishers to see all products & services that they need to improve their finishing operations.

Axalta Expands Coatings Technology Center

New Pilot Reactor Will Accelerate New Product Development

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.

PPG to reinstate CORAFLON brand name for FEVE architectural powder coatings

CORAFLON name, PPG says, is more familiar to architects than NEWLAR brand name, which will be retired