FINISHING NEWS

Axalta's Mike Withers Appointed to PCI Board of Directors

6/10/2020

The Powder Coating Institute has appointed Mike Withers, architectural segment leader at Axalta Coating Systems to the 2020 Board of Directors.

Custom BUMAX Screws Hold Together World’s Largest Telescope

6/10/2020

Fastener manufacturer BUMAX to supply thousands of high-strength and corrosion resistant fasteners for the Extremely Large Telescope, presently under construction.

HMG Paints Increases Sanitizer Production as UK Businesses Reopen

6/10/2020

U.K. coatings manufacturer HMG Paints has expanded production of hand sanitizer to meet demand during business reopenings.

Valence Surface Technologies Obtains Defense Approvals

6/9/2020

Valence Everett, a large-parts processor with shot peen, chemical processing and painting capability, obtained three approvals from Boeing Defense.

Haviland Enterprises Partners with LANXESS Corporation to Distribute Disinfectant

6/8/2020

Haviland has released Rely+On Virkon, a broad-spectrum hard surface disinfectant, to help businesses maintain clean, safe facilities.

FPro Suction Manual Airspray Gun from Sames Kremlin

6/8/2020

Sames Kremlin released the FPro S Manual Airspray Gun, which combines features from the FPro P with additional options.

Grace Offers Matting Agents for Water-Based Wood Coatings

6/4/2020

Specialty silica provider W.R. Grace & Co. offers SYLOID AQ 800 silica and SYLOID AQ 880, matting agents for water-based wood coatings.

MicroCare Names New Assistant Corporate Controller

6/4/2020

Beth Silvia, CPA, will be the assistant corporate controller for MicroCare, who specializes in coating, cleaning and lubricating fluids for manufacturing.

Orion Engineered Carbons Expands Germany-based Operations

6/4/2020

Orion Engineered Carbons, a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, a reinforcing filler and color pigment for industrial and automotive coatings, is building a new logistics center at its largest manufacturing plant in Cologne, Germany.

Joe Saad Retires from Acme Manufacturing Company

6/3/2020

Highly recognized globally as an industry expert in metal finishing, Acme VP of Sales & Maketing Joe Saad has been instrumental in the development polishing automation solutions for automotive trim, truck bumpers, aluminum wheels, plumbing components, hand tools and builders' hardware during his career.