Atotech North America
1750 Overview Dr.
Rock Hill , SC 29730 US
A Message from Atotech North America
ATOTECH - Technology for Tomorrow's Solutions Atotech is one of the world’s leading suppliers of specialty chemicals, equipment, service and solutions for printed circuit board, advanced packaging and semiconductor manufacturing, as well as decorative and functional surface finishing.Sustainable DevelopmentSustainable development means achieving a harmonious balance between people's needs and the Earth's resources, the balance between benefits and costs on both a short- and long-term basis.
As Seen In Products Finishing
Advances in Near Neutral pH Descaling
Atotech’s UniPrep AC products offer versatile alternatives to conventional chemical and mechanical descaling methods.
Atotech's DynaSmart Plating Line Enhances Efficiency
Atotech’s DynaSmart includes a new automation system that allows the simultaneous movement of several product carriers through different plating tanks.
Atotech's Hybrid Approach Combines Organic and Plating Finishes
Atotech has more than 100 hybrid systems for applications such as painting over chrome for decorative trim and painting over zinc alloy plating for brake calipers.
Controlling Quality of Zinc Flake Coatings on Steel Fasteners
Scott McEuen, North American business development manager of zinc flake coatings at Atotech, explains how the quality of zinc flake coatings depends on good adhesion and bonding to the substrate of the fasteners.
Atotech Two-coat System Meets French OEM Fastener System Standards
Zintek 200 SL F features high corrosion protection, controlled friction properties and a reduced number of coating layers.
Atotech introduces new passivate for electroplating market
Atotech’s Tridur ZnNi H5.2-plated parts can be combined with aluminum alloys and used in the automotive industry to minimize contact corrosion.
Using Alternatives in Pretreatment Baths for Degreasing
Effective cleaning at low, even ambient temperatures, is possible, says Atotech’s Brandon Lloyd, and creates a safer work environment and reduces energy demands.
Atotech Offers Pretreatment, Paint Removal for Ecoat
Chemistries are designed for a variety of applications.
Atotech Announces Staff Updates
Specialty chemicals and equipment company has management changes in sales and marketing.
Atotech's Techseal Brilliant Silver Maximizes Performance
Topcoat provides appearance of zinc plating with the benefits of zinc flake coatings.
Atotech Pretreatments Designed for Metal Substrates
Products available in variety of process options.
Automotive Conference Attracts Finishers, OEMs
Topics at Atotech conference included automotive trends, quality certification trend and the future of mobility.
Plating-On-Plastic Expands Bolta's Global Reach
Bolta’s $48 million Alabama plant specializes in injection molding, plating-on-plastic and assembly.
Atotech BluCr Designed for Safety
BluCr is an industrial trivalent chromium hard-chrome plating process designed as a safe alternative to hexavalent hard chrome plating.
Cardinal Plating Launches First Functional Trivalent Chrome Line
Illinois Shop Utilizes New Chemistry for Tri-Chrome Application
Inline Removal of Paint from Racks and Fixtures
Atotech’s Master Remover 7000 makes inline removal of paint from racks and fixtures a fast and efficient possibility.
Options for Removing Paint from Part Racks
Traditionally, paint removal is achieved by either mechanical, thermal or chemical methods, and often it is contracted out.There are some key disadvantages to outsourcing your paint-removal requirements, however, explains Atotech’s Sylvain Masson.
Process Removes Paint from Hooks, Racks, Part Rejects
Atotech’s Master Remover 7000 is said to be a highly efficient and sustainable paint-removal process.
Zincate for Aluminum Alloys Extends EN Bath Life
Atotech’s Alumseal 611 zincate process is designed to produce very thin zinc coatings that reduce the amount of zinc contamination in the electroless nickel bath and eliminate the need for an EN strike bath.
Thick-Film Passivate Protects Both Zinc and Zinc-Nickel
Atotech’s EcoTri One is a fluoride-free, iridescent, thick-film passivate that provides improved corrosion protection for both zinc and zinc-nickel, requiring only one passivate tank in the plating line for parts plated with both elements.
Stress in Electroless Nickel Coatings
Many factors can impact internal stress, but tests show bath age and deposition rate are the biggest influencers.