ANODIZING

Electroplating

In Memorium: James Stewart, Corrotec Inc.

James “Jim” Stewart of Corrotec Inc. passed away from complications due to COVID-19 on March 11, 2021.

Electroplating

Avoiding Tank Failure

Gary Kriesch leads the business unit at Tri-Mer Corp. that specializes in turnkey anodizing, electrocoating and other metal finishing systems. In this helpful article, he offers insights into the design, selection and maintenance of tanks that are the heart of those systems.
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Anodizing

Valence Everett Obtains Range Rare Lockheed Martin Approvals

Valence Everett has received approval for several Lockheed Martin Aeronautics processes, including a rare approval for Thin Film Sulfuric Anodize.
#military #aerospace

Anodizing

Vollrath Manufacturing Services Grows Sales Management Team

Vollrath Manufacturing Services has expanded its sales team, with Rosie Hawk and Benjamin Derouin as regional sales managers and Lucas Raube as an inside sales/business development representative.
#sales

Anodizing

Valence Seattle Adds Capability for Black Dye Anodizing

Valence Seattle has added capability for Type II and Type III Anodizing with Class 2 black dye, further expanding its offerings after launching Type III Anodizing operations in September 2020.
#military #aerospace

Anodizing

AMP Completes Evironmental Upgrades to Anodizing Operation

All Metals Processing has announced that it has completed the installation of environmental upgrades to its anodizing operation.
#sustainability

Electroplating

Pioneer Metal Finishing Acquires Electrochem Solutions

Pioneer Metal Finishing has acquired Electrochem Solutions, expanding its West Coast presence and enhancing its metal finishing capabilities.

Anodizing

MIL Appoints Mark Sullivan as President

Magnetic Inspection Laboratory has appointed Mark Sullivan as its president. Sullivan will work alongside CEO and owner Tim Schiewe.

Anodizing

A Novel, Structurally Colored Coating for Aluminum Alloys

A recent development based on porous anodized aluminum (PAA) and metal nanowire deposits is presented here, which may become a competitive alternative to paint and organic coatings.  By controlling the conditions for anodizing and metal electrodeposition, coatings in a wide spectrum of colors can be produced, including greys, black, blues, purples and greens.
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Anodizing

Technic Appoints Anodizing Equipment Market Manager

Technic has announced the appointment of Christian Ebbrecht as the new market manager for Technic’s Anodizing Equipment.