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Mechanical Finishing

Viking Releases 600R Shot Blaster

Viking Blast and Wash Systems releases 900-pound belt load capacity shot blaster in its industrial line of tumble blasters, the 600R.

Electrocoating

Chemcoaters Line Approved for Body-in-White Systems

Chemcoaters' anti-corrosion products have been approved for use in BIW automotive applications.
#automotive

Parts Cleaning

MicroCare Appoints Chief Financial Officer

By: Scott Francis

MicroCare LLC has announced the appointment of John Stardellis as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Liquid Coating

Axalta Launches Mobility Coatings Business

The redefined transportation coatings business will focus on supporting e-mobility and its evolving coatings needs.

Electroplating

Custom Cabinet Coolers for Electrical Enclosures

Exair’s new cabinet cooler systems can be customized to provide cooling within electrical enclosures in NEMA 12, NEMA 4, NEMA 4X and Hazardous location environments.

Electroplating

Chemeon and Coventya Commence Global Distribution Agreement

The two companies say the global distribution relationship represents a future-focused perspective for non-hex chrome conversion coatings.

Electroplating

Process Technology Launches Updated Website

By: Scott Francis

Thermal and power supply manufacturer Process Technology has announced the launch of a newly redesigned website. 

Powder Coating

Sherwin-Williams Launches Hyper Durable Powder Coatings Line

By: Scott Francis

Sherwin-Williams’ Echelon powder coatings provide long-term aesthetics and require minimal maintenance. 

Liquid Coating

Porsche Plugging Holes for Paint Access with Patches

By: Gary S. Vasilash

Adhesive patches are replacing plugs in the production of the Taycan.

Liquid Coating

Dürr Deploys Digitized Paint Shop for SAIC Volkswagen

By: Scott Francis

Despite COVID restrictions, Dürr has delivered one of the largest, highly digitized paint shops in China to SAIC Volkswagen on schedule.
#automotive

Electroplating

In Memorium: Rocco Mastrobattista, Bass Plating

By: Scott Francis

Rocco Alexander Mastrobattista co-owner of Bass Plating passed away on April 11, 2021 at the age of 86. 

Electrocoating

NASF Releases Public Policy Update for April 2021

NASF has released a Policy Update for April summarizing some of the pertinent regulatory developments and new announcements from recent days.
#nasf #regulation