Industry / Innovation

Birchwood System Restores Bright Metal Finish

Presto Bright Dip restores bright finish to brass, copper, bronze, nickel and silver.


Plasma Polymerization Creates Water-Repellent Surfaces

The system uses liquid monomer vapors in plasma to deposit a thin layer of material to create a hydrophobic surface, which can be valuable before many subsequent manufacturing processes.


Graymills Appoints Outside Sales Manager

Bernie Santerre named manager of outside sales and business development.


Tri-Mer Tanks Resistant to Acids, Alkalis

Tri-Mer process tanks prevent delamination or embrittlement.


Surface Finishing Mexico 2020 Set for March 25-26

The Mexican Association for Surface Finishing is hosting Surface Finishing Mexico March 25-26 in the Expo Center of Guadalajara.


EPSI Names Sales Rep for Kansas, Nebraska

EPSI has appointed Michael Manning as outside sales representative for Kansas and Nebraska.


Pretreatment Coatings Specially Formulated for Aluminum Processors

Henkel creates REACH-compliant, chromium-free Bonderite products for etch passivation and corrosion protection.


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.


DeVilbiss Spray Gun Optimized for Clearcoats

Spray gun designed for consistency and optimization in spraying the latest clearcoats.


Wheelabrator Skew Roll Machine Removes Rust, Scale

Cylindrical parts are conveyed through a blast machine on a specially designed skew roll-type material handling system.