Manufacturing, Management and Racial Inequality

How can finishers take action about (not just discuss) racial inequality? Matthew Kirchner describes his ways of giving back to the community and promoting equality in manufacturing.
#management #workforcedevelopment

Univertical Makes Several Leadership and Management Appointments

The changes include a new president, vice president and several VP and management positions. 

Corbetts Appoints New Management, Invests in Fleet

UK hot-dip galvanizer Corbetts the Galvanizers made additions to its management team and modernized its fleet in time for its 160th anniversary.

Pollution Control

Techsolutions R.J. Provides Waste Management Solutions

The company provides customized training in electroplating, wastewater treatment and management, pure water production, process improvement, troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
#pollutioncontrol #surfin #management


Veolia Water Technologies Helps Optimize Resources

Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to industry sustainability.
#surfin #plating #energy


Advint's Advisory and Training Services Assist Electroplating Businesses

Advint's advisory service emphasizes science, mathematics, technology and management to help clients achieve their goals.
#surfin #plating #management

Coronavirus Coverage

Three Rules to Live by When Business Times Get Tough

Advice for business leaders in the finishing industry as the world reacts to the economic repercussions of the coronavirus COVID-19 crisis. 

Powder Coating

Elcometer Promotes Tracy Salt

Salt named product manager responsible for management and introduction of the company’s range of products.
#plating #management

Liquid Coating

Wagner's Coatify Platform Enables Intelligent Monitoring

Information and management platform designed to improve system availability and productivity.

Solving the Work-Life Balance Myth

When finishers reject the work-life balance fairytale in favor of work-life integration, both can be performed at a higher level.

Liquid Coating

Atotech Announces Staff Updates

Specialty chemicals and equipment company has management changes in sales and marketing.
#management #plating #marketing


EPA Moving on PFAS Regulatory Actions for Drinking Water

Agency requesting the Office of Management to review its proposed regulatory determinations for two types of PFAS.
#management #plating #regulation

Open Your Eyes to the Bad News Wake-Up Call

Hotel room alarms are not the only kinds of wake-up calls.

Powder Coating

Blow Up the Script in Finishing Customer Service

Do you follow the same routine with every customer? That may not be a good thing.
#management #plating


Coventya Announces Organizational Changes

Mike Kelly named president as company is adopting a regional-type management structure.
#plating #management

Liquid Coating

Internships: Not Just for Coffee Makers and Photocopiers

Organizations that don’t offer internships are missing a huge opportunity to improve.
#management #plating


Process Technology Garden Designated as Monarch Waystation Habitat

Monarch Waystation gardens are required to be at least 100 square feet, contain milkweed and nectar plants, provide adequate shelter, and follow specific habitat management guidelines.
#plating #management


A Conversation With Brad Durkin, Coventya

Brad Durkin is director of international product management for Coventya, and the chairperson of the SUR/FIN Technical Advisory Committee that puts together the conference sessions each summer.
#management #surfin #leadership

The Art of Conference Call Surveillance

Not announcing yourself to gain an advantage does more harm than good.

Liquid Coating

Chemcoaters Hires Connor McMenamin as President

McMenamin previously worked at Tata Steel, where he held positions in sales, account management and country head in Mexico.
#plating #management #sales