Chemical Coaters Association International

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As Seen In Products Finishing

Coronavirus and Manufacturing as We Enter April
The week of March 23 saw significantly more manufacturers make adjustments to production/capacity as automotive OEMs closed facilities and states closed non-essential businesses.

CCAI Finishing Conference at FABTECH 2020 Accepting Abstract Submissions
CCAI is accepting abstract submissions for its FINISHING Conference at FABTECH 2020, November 18-20, 2020 in Las Vegas.

CCAI Postpones Women in Finishing FORUM
CCAI’s Women in Finishing FORUM has been rescheduled for April 28-30, 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

CCAI Accepting Scholarship Applications
CCAI is currently accepting applications for its national scholarship program until April 1, 2020. Chapter scholarships are also available.

CCAI Announces Finishing Tip Tuesday Video Series
The Chemical Coaters Association International (CCAI) has launched a new video series offering tips on a wide variety of finishing-related topics.

Jason Lippert to Speak at Women in Finishing Forum
The presentation is “World-Class Operations Driven by a Culture of Caring,” which supports Lippert Components’ mantra of ‘Everyone Matters.’

CCAI Establishes Education Foundation
It's a non-profit charitable organization established to support education and training in the industrial finishing and coatings arena.

Registration Open for 2020 Women in Finishing Forum
Program will be held May 6-8 at the Embassy Suites South Bend at Notre Dame in Indiana.

CCAI Training Manuals Available in Spanish
Translations of all five existing manuals are in progress and expected to be complete the first half of 2020.

PCI Releases Consumer Awareness and Certification Videos
Powder Coating: A Stronger Kind of Paint focuses on the durability and weatherability of powder coating when compared to liquid paint.

International Finishing and Coatings Summit

International Finishing and Coatings Summit
This event for manufacturing executives will be held in conjunction with the International ThermProcess Summit.

joint International ThermProcess Summit (ITPS) and International Finishing & Coatings Summit (IFCS)

Registration Opens for Thermprocess/Finishing Summits
The joint International ThermProcess Summit (ITPS) and International Finishing & Coatings Summit (IFCS) will be held July 30 to August 1, at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta hotel.

Ron Lum, Coral Chemical sales manager and CCAI president

A Conversation with Ron Lum, Coral Chemical
Ron Lum is a sales manager at Coral Chemical and president of the Chemical Coaters Association International (CCAI) and its Southern California chapter.

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Submit Abstracts for Fabtech Conference in Chicago
The deadline is April 7 to submit a topic to speak at the conference, which takes place November 6-9 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Here is a suggested list of presentations to think about.

Fabtech's CCAI Finishing Pavilion Offers Attendees Competitive Edge
Exhibitors and training sessions are ready to roll in Las Vegas, NV for this year's Fabtech Expo, where attendees can build-up their "Competitive Edge."

John Sudges Receives CCAI James F. and David J. Wright Lifetime Achievement Award
Sudges is a long-time CCAI member who has served both his CCAI Northern Illinois Chapter and the CCAI National organization for many years.

CCAI Awards 2016 Scholarships
CCAI awards scholarships from the CCAI Matt Heuertz Scholarship Fund to students in programs in technical schools, high schools and colleges geared toward coatings and finishing.

CCAI Honors Chapter, Installs Officers and Board
The CCAI Chapter User and Supplier of the Year awards and the James F. and David J. Wright Lifetime Achievement Award were presented during the Annual Awards Ceremony, also held during the Annual Meeting.

CCAI, PCI Hold Joint 2016 Annual Meeting in Colorado
2016 Annual Meetings from June 19–23 at the Westin Riverfront Beaver Creek in Vail, Colorado.

CCAI Awards 2015 Scholarships
CCAI Matt Heuertz Scholarship Program for students at North Dakota State who major in Coatings & Polymeric Materials.

Awards and Leadership at the 2015 CCAI Annual Meeting
CCAI announced 2015 award winners and recognized board members and officers for 2016.

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