Parkwood Engineering Development Corp., parent Company of Parker Ionics NA and MS Oberflächentechnik AG of Balgach, Switzerland, have reached agreement on a Strategic Alliance to sell and service the technologically advanced line of Very Fast Color Change (VFCC) Booths designed and manufactured by MS Oberflächentechnik AG. This agreement covers the FCO, FCV, and MDF series of VFCC Booths.
John Cole, president of Parkwood Engineering and Parker Ionics, says, “We are very excited to be working with Henry and Michael Marcon and their team at MS. Their technology and knowledge in the field of electrostatic powder coating is superior to anything we’ve seen to date. We are looking forward to the introduction and support of this equipment in the North American market.”
The FCO Line of equipment features an open cabin design for operator comfort and convenience along with an automatic section designed for color change in 4-6 minutes and is designed to be used in all markets. The FCV line is designed for coating extrusions up to 40 feet vertically in a fast color change environment. And the MDF line facilitates powder coating MDF products also in a very fast color change environment.
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.