The Electrocoat Association continues its Finisher’s Guide to Electrocoat webinar series with “Basics of Electrocoat”. On June 8, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. (EST), Gary Orosz, PPG, will discuss what electrocoat is: its chemistry, how it’s applied and components of an electrocoat bath. Additionally, you will hear about the different types of electrocoat and how they are used in the finishing industry will be discussed. Gary Orosz will highlight the advantages of electrocoat and discuss potential limitations. Finally, he will review items that impact applied cost and areas of focus for reducing costs and improving yields.
The speaker, Gary Orosz, is an Applications Process Manager with PPG Industries, Inc. with over 26 years of experience in the electrocoat industry. In his current role, he supports the integration of PPG’s products into new and existing systems by providing process and design specifications, engineering reviews, cost justification models, pilot system design and testing, troubleshooting assistance and training end-users of electrocoat. Before joining PPG, he graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering.