FINISHING NEWS

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.

Patent-pending masking plug features one-way vent

6/2/2020

Custom Fabricating & Supplies unveils a new two-piece, vented masking plug designed to allow air to escape while simultaneously preventing leaks.

NASF Update: Paycheck Protection Program

6/1/2020

The National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF) explains the latest details of the legislative package for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) that would reportedly allow more flexibility for surface finishers to spend forgivable loans for payrolls and expenses.

Hunter Chemical Offers Variety of Finishing Products

5/30/2020

Fume suppressants and high-speed catalysts are produced for hard chrome plating, decorative chrome plating and anodizing applications.

Luster-On Conversion Coatings Protect Aluminum

5/30/2020

Luster-On Aluminescent is manufactured in powder form to provide economical and easy-to-use product.

UPA Technology's XRF2020 X-ray Reduces Tube Use

5/29/2020

Unit only energizes the X-Ray tube during measurements to increase tube life.

Walchem Manufactures Analytical Controllers, Metering Pumps for Chemical Control

5/29/2020

Walchem’s controllers easily tie into a LAN, DCS or other PLC system, providing remote communications access for monitoring and control.

Altana Names New Supervisory Board Chairman

5/29/2020

The supervisory board of the specialty chemicals group Altana has elected Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber as its new chairman.