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Electroplating

Florida Finishers Conference Taking Shape for January

The annual event will be January 22-24 at the Grand Orlando Resort at Celebration. 
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Coventya Holds Employee Appreciation Day

Following an engagement survey for its U.S. employees, the company held an employee appreciation lunch with team-building activities and games.
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Coventya Announces New Staff

Randie Cistone joins as human resources manager, while Carrie Cotter takes over as customer service manager.
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Intelligent Calendar Assists in EHS Compliance

Environmental compliance calendar gives businesses a personalized calendar for EHS reporting.
#sustainability #plating #masking

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Process Technology Announces Promotion

Darcy Petrof promoted to project manager.

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Cleaning, Pretreatment to Meet Medical Specs ISO 13485 or FDA 21 CFR820

Maximilian Kessler from SurTec explains new practices for industrial parts cleaning, metal pretreatment and decorative electroplating in the medical device industry.
#asktheexpert #medical #plating

Powder Coating

Finishing Index Makes Progress Back Toward ‘50’

August Finishing Index is 48.2, indicating that overall business conditions contracted for a second month, but at a slower rate than previously recorded.
#economics #plating

Electroplating

It’s Not Always the Seal Tank

When testing anodized aluminum for quality, poor anodize conditions result in weakened coatings and AAMA 611 test failures.
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A Conversation With Brad Durkin, Coventya

Brad Durkin is director of international product management for Coventya, and the chairperson of the SUR/FIN Technical Advisory Committee that puts together the conference sessions each summer.
#management #surfin #leadership

Anodizing

Fixing Excessive Brightener Consumption From Dull Work In Alkaline Non-Cyanide Zinc

Although great strides have been made over the last 30 years in the development of alkaline non-cyanide zinc processes, Asterion’s Graham Torr says not all “modern” systems are created equal.
#asktheexpert #plating