VIDEO: Latest Finishing News for Week of July 17

Valence Surface Technologies has been sold to several investment groups, and Precision Finishing has opened a new addition bringing more capabilities.

Powder Coating

SpringCo in Action with Automotive Ecoat, Powder Coatings

SpringCo Metal Coating in Cleveland, Ohio, coats truck parts in a massive 11-acre, 250,000-square-foot facility.


Changes Bring Out the Best for Plating Shop

Arizona’s CRC Surface Technologies Improves Performance, Profits with Management Changes
#plating #management

Video: A Look Inside the June Issue

The June issue of Products Finishing features a look at the Powder Coating Institute certification program, a peek inside a revitalized Phoenix plating operation, and a technical paper on anodizing cast aluminum alloys.

SUR/FIN 2019 Products on Display 3

Here is our third look at some of the products and services that will be on display at the SUR/FIN conference, which will be held June 3-5 in Chicago


SUR/FIN 2019 Products on Display 1

Here is a look at some of the products and services that will be on display at the SUR/FIN conference, June 3-5 in Chicago.
#surfin #plating

Video: SUR/FIN PFAS Update

NASF Executive Vice President Christian Richter and Jeff Hannapel, NASF Vice President, will lead a panel discussion along with Janet Anderson, Ph.D.
#nasf #surfin

VIDEO: Liquid/Powder Top Shops Survey Winds Down

The Top Shops Benchmarking Survey for liquid and powder coating has just a few weeks left.  

Parts Cleaning

Vapor Degreasing Process Uses TCE Replacement to Eliminate Hazardous Waste

A solid relationship with a solvent manufacturer has aided Electro-Spec Inc. with the implementation of a trichloroethylene replacement material in its vacuum degreasing unit to clean a customer’s micromachined parts more efficiently.  

Powder Coating

Progressive Coating Takes Dip into Fluidized Bed, Plastisol Finishes

Progressive Coatings in Chicago has seen a 600 percent increase in its business with Fluidized Bed, Vinyl Plastisol Dip Coatings