Acme Manufacturing Appoints COO, Promotes Five Others


Changes include promotions to various sales, marketing and quality positions.

Hard Chrome Enterprises Inc. Acquired


The plating company has served the aerospace, automotive, medical and consumer sectors since 1969. 

Industrial Auction of Parts Finishing Plant Assets To Begin July 21


Preparing the way for Spectrum Industries to convert the plant for office use, the auction is said to include a variety of products finishing equipment.

SurfaceTechnology Germany and parts2clean Canceled for 2020


SurfaceTechnology GERMANY and parts2clean, which were scheduled for October, have been canceled due to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Franke Plating Works Set To Expand Indiana Facilities


The expansion will more than double the company’s current production capacity.

Antimicrobial Powder Coatings from Powder Technology Inc.


Powder Technology Inc. added antimicrobial powder coating to their offerings, using BioCote technology. In the time of COVID-19, antimicrobial technology is in demand.

Alltec/FOBA Appoints New Managing Director


FOBA Laser Marking and Engraving, global producer of laser marking systems, promoted Sebastian Blösch to managing director. Previously, Blösch served as finance director and deputy managing director.

Daubert Cromwell Completes REACH Registration for Corrosion Protection Packaging


Daubert Cromwell has completed REACH registration for its corrosion inhibitor packaging including VCI papers, films and devices.

Columbia Chemical Granted General Motors Decorative Plating Color Style Approvals


Columbia Chemical has received color approvals from General Motors for its TriCOL Trivalent Chromium Plating Process.

Asterion Introduces New Zinc-Nickel Process


Asterion’s TECHNILLOY ZN NI 770 process offers corrosion protection, while delivering consistent and repeatable uniform surfaces.