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

VIDEO: Axalta Makes Changes, Techmetals Earns Approval, Epner Sets Gold Standard

Watch the latest news from the finishing world for the week of May 8, including Axalta’s management changes.


Youth Movement Spurs Aerodynamics Metal Finishing

A 30-employee shop is 50 percent millennials and 50 percent females as it recruits people who fit into their dynamic, instead of taking applications at the door.


VIDEO: A Look Inside the May Issue

Take a peek inside the upcoming May issue to see what Products Finishing is covering this month.

VIDEO: California Legislative Day, Trio with KCH, Protech Expands

The Metal Finishing Association of California held its annual Legislative Action Day in Sacramento, and Trion Coatings is partnering with KCH Services.

VIDEO: Parts Cleaning, Plastonics, Bales, and Asterion

This is the top news from the finishing world for the week of April 10, including the Parts Cleaning Conference that just completed in Cleveland at the Precision Machining Technology Tradeshow, and our Angela Osborne gives a quick look at some of the activities.

Powder Coating

Gaining Traction to be a Great Finishing Operation

Burkard Industries, located near Detroit, was the Products Finishing’s Top Shop in 2018 for liquid and powder coating operations, using a management book to help them improve.
#management #marketing

Powder Coating

Architectural, Extrusions Drive Powder Coater’s Expansion

Los Angeles’ Andrews Powder Coating Adds Space, Equipment to Branch into New Markets.


Firearms and Flatware Feed Silvex’s Growing Electroplating Operation

It’s obvious that Silvex specializes in silver, but its processes also reach into the defense, aerospace, power generation and medical industries.
#aerospace #medical #military

Powder Coating

Watch the Video and See How to Take Part in National Surface Finishing Day

Watch Products Finishing contributor Tim Pennington show you how your shop can utilize National Surface Finishing Day on March 6 to help promote your facility and the surface finishing industry.