ELECTROPLATING

Electroplating

ECI's Benchtop Analyzer Optimizes Plating Bath Solutions

QualiLab Elite system combines cyclic voltammetric stripping and library of analytical recipes for metal deposition to determine additives in electroplating baths.
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Electroplating

California Issues Mandatory PFAS Testing Requirements for Chrome Plating Facilities

California State Water Resources Control Board issued order requiring mandatory environmental assessment at 271 chrome plating facilities.
#sustainability #plating #pollutioncontrol

Anodizing

A Lustrous Example of Expanding a Plating Operation

Ohio’s Lustrous Metal Coatings Pins Growth on Acquiring Other Manufacturing Operations
#plating #vacuum-vapor

Electroplating

Trion's Safe Chrome Positioned to Replace Hexavalent Chromium

Trion Coatings opens pilot line with eco-friendly chrome plating technology that replaces hexavalent chromium processes for both functional and decorative applications.
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Anodizing

A Conversation With Jeffrey Bell, Precision Finishing

Bell is a technical process engineer for Precision Finishing in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, and a member of the Products Finishing 40-Under-40 class for 2019.
#plating #leadership

Liquid Coating

Blow Up the Script in Finishing Customer Service

Do you follow the same routine with every customer? That may not be a good thing.
#management #plating

Electroplating

Index Contracts on Weak Backlogs and Exports

October Finishing Index: 47.3
#plating #economics

Vacuum/Vapor Coating

Hybrid Coatings on Centrifugal Fans in Steel Plants

A centrifugal fan in a steel plant is often exposed to abrasive dust, which results in material loss and a shortage of running time for the fan.
#plating #vacuum-vapor

Liquid Coating

Registration Open for 2020 Women in Finishing Forum

Program will be held May 6-8 at the Embassy Suites South Bend at Notre Dame in Indiana.
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Anodizing

SUR/FIN Returns to Atlanta in 2020

The National Association for Surface Finishing’s (NASF) annual technical conference and trade show, SUR/FIN, is returning to the Atlanta area in 2020.
#plating #surfin #nasf