#EDUCATION

Electroplating

Two-Year Process Earns Chemetall Recognition from Ford Motor Co.

Chemetall North America earned the highly-coveted Q1 Supplier Status Certification from Ford Motor Co.
#education #pollutioncontrol #automotive

Electroplating

New Life for Alabama Aerospace Finisher

Advanced Technical Finishing grows business with new certifications.
#education #aerospace #pollutioncontrol

Electroplating

SIFCO ASC Achieves OHSAS 18001 Certification

OHSAS 18001 standard is an internationally accepted method used to assess and audit occupational health and safety management systems.
#education #pollutioncontrol #medical

View IHEA's Free Infrared Webinar On Efficient Curing

IHEA's Infrared Equipment Division (IRED) partnered with Products Finishing on the educational webinar focused on infrared curing for industrial finishing applications.
#education

Parts Cleaning

Axalta Coating Systems Participates in Michigan Values Veterans Workforce Program

Mount Clemens, MI facility presented with MV2 certification at Michigan Values Veterans conference for Axalta’s pledge to hire and retain U.S. veterans.
#education #masking #pollutioncontrol

Parts Cleaning

A Conversation With … William Goughenour

William Goughenour debuts this month as the new paint expert for Products Finishing. He is the Senior Coatings Analyst for the National Center for Coatings Application, Research, and Education (C-Care) in Virginia, which provides one of the most advanced manufacturing laboratories in North America for coating and finishing related process engineering, applied research, training, and education.
#masking #education #pollutioncontrol

Anodizing

Food-Grade Anodic Coatings

Anodizer looks for certification that an anodic coating is safe to use with food.
#education

Powder Coating

IHEA Free Infrared Webinar Is March 25

Representatives from the IHEA’s IRED Division will present the webinar and be on hand to field questions from participants.
#masking #education #curing

Anodizing

Asterion Holding CEF Certification December 9-13

The C.E.F. certification is vital for anyone working in the metal finishing industry as it gives you the knowledge to improve every step of the metal plating process.
#pollutioncontrol #masking #education

Powder Coating

Education and the Electroplating Industry

The First AES Scientific Achievement Award (later William Blum Memorial) Lecture presented at the AES Golden Jubilee Convention, June 15, 1959, in Detroit, Mich., for the 50th Anniversary of the Founding of the AES. (Originally published as 46th Annual Technical Proceedings - AES, 46, 39-42 (1959).)
#education

Parts Cleaning

StandardAero Gets Certification for Protective Coatings

Eight of its aircraft paint technicians have completed the Embry Riddle Aeronautics University/Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) program in aircraft painting.
#masking #curing #pollutioncontrol

Mechanical Finishing

Able Electropolishing Awarded ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Chicago company serves domestic and international companies with metal electropolishing, passivating and titanium anodizing services
#education

Liquid Coating

PPG Aerospace Donates Coatings to Restore V-22 Osprey Aircraft for Museum

One of six Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey tiltrotor combat aircraft used for full-scale development has been restored with coatings donated by PPG Industries' PPG aerospace business for display at the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center in West Chester.
#aerospace #education

Anodizing

Climbing the Nadcap Ladder for Certification

The Nadcap program is recognized as the premier accreditation program for aerospace and defense contractor supplier accreditation. With this accreditation, an anodizer can effectively access the supplier world of the aerospace and defense industries. We’ll lay out a road map for accreditation that is logical and achievable for someone committed to the excellence required to get to the end goal.
#aerospace #military #education

Liquid Coating

New Coatings/Finishing Resource Center to Open in Virginia

An international coatings training and research center will be built in Halifax County in Virginia as the American Wood Finishing Institute relocates their corporate headquarters and training center from New Jersey. The “Center for Coatings and Application Research and Education” will create about 15 jobs thanks to a $1,052,000 grant from the Virginia Tobacco Commission to prepare its new quarters and to buy equipment.
#workforcedevelopment #education

Anodizing

ANODIZING: Saginaw Valley State University building meets LEED certification

First project in the northeastern and mid-Michigan to get Silver Green Building Rating
#education

Liquid Coating

Training Classes

Do you teach any paint or industrial coating classes? If not, do you happen to know where I could find one?
#workforcedevelopment #education

Process- Focused

Training, industry certification boost aerospace plater
#education #aerospace #workforcedevelopment

Liquid Coating

"Class A" Finish

Can you tell me the exact definition of a “Class A” finish? What other classes are there and what defines them?
#education

Electroplating

Makeup of a Woods Nickel Strike

I am confused about the makeup of a Woods nickel strike bath. Some of the terminology that is used is different than the terminology I learned in my chemistry classes. Can you give me some help with this problem?
#education