17. June 2015
CCAI will present a Powder Coating and Curing Processes Seminar at Alabama Power’s Technical Applications Center (TAC) in Calera, Alabama, October 6-7. The seminar is co-sponsored by the Infrared Division of the Industrial Heating Equipment Association and Products Finishing magazine.
The day and a half seminar features an introduction to the powder coating process, including cleaning and pretreatment, powder coating materials, application equipment and booths, curing options, part movement, running an efficient system and testing methods. All of the classroom training will be provided by industry experts from some of the leading companies in the finishing business including: Wagner Industrial Solutions, Axalta, George Koch Sons LLC, Coral Chemical Co., Midwest Finishing Systems, KMI Systems, DeFelsko, Heraeus and Fostoria, a division of TPI Corp.
Along with the educational instruction, attendees will spend time in the fully-equipped lab at the TAC to experience live demonstrations and opportunities for hands-on training. This interactive format allows attendees to get applied knowledge of the technologies they are learning in the classroom. Attendees will have the chance to powder coat and cure a part onsite to take home with them.
Registration fee includes classroom training, the opportunity to experience hands-on demonstrations in a laboratory setting and copies of both CCAI’s new Powder Coating for Industrial Finishing Applications training manual and a copy of Infrared Process Heating Handbook for Industrial Applications, published by the IRED division of the Industrial Heating Equipment Association. Breakfast, lunch on day one and an evening reception are also included in the registration cost. Fees to attend are $150 for CCAI members and $225 for non-members.
For complete details and to register, visit www.ccaiweb.com and click on the Introduction to Powder Coating & Curing Processes Hands-On Seminar button on the home page or click the EVENTS tab and scroll down to the seminar. Call Kelly LeCount at CCAI at 859-356-1030 with questions.