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.
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.
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.
All Metals Processing has announced that it has completed the installation of environmental upgrades to its anodizing operation.
Pioneer Metal Finishing has acquired Electrochem Solutions, expanding its West Coast presence and enhancing its metal finishing capabilities.
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.
Technic has announced the appointment of Christian Ebbrecht as the new market manager for Technic’s Anodizing Equipment.