Chemetall, a manufacturer of surface treatment and metal processing technologies, is opening a $25-million, 200,000-sq-ft chemical manufacturing plant in Blackman Township, Mich., that will house administrative, manufacturing and warehousing operations, and a physical testing laboratory.
More than 900 Chemetall products will be produced at the 40-acre site for applications in surface treatment, metal fabrication, cleaning and sanitizing. Automation advancements, including bulk material handling systems, mixing vessels and packaging lines, have been incorporated into the new facility to increase productivity, as well as improve product yield and quality. Chemetall also has installed a semi-automated waste treatment system that it says will reduce process wastewater by 90 percent.
For more information about Chemetall products and services, call 800-526-4473 or visit chemetallamericas.com.
Editor PickO&S Expo Renamed as “SurfaceTechnology GERMANY”
Global trade fair organizer Deutsche Messe AG announces renaming its surface finishing O&S Expo to “SurfaceTechnology GERMANY.” The new name is already in effect for the next edition of the international trade fair for surface treatment technology from June 5 to 8 this year in Stuttgart, Germany.