ELECTROPLATING

Electroplating

Masters’ Association of Metal Finishers Celebrate Industry with Holiday Celebration

The Masters’ Association of Metal Finishers (MAMF) in the New York and New Jersey area gathered to celebrate the industry and the holidays with its annual luncheon held in New Jersey.
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Anodizing

FAA Proposes $3.9 Million Civil Penalty Against Boeing Over Plated Parts

Slat tracks were weakened by a condition known as hydrogen embrittlement that occurred during cadmium-titanium plating.
#plating #aerospace

Electroplating

Conversion Coatings Optimized for Aluminum Anodizing

Bonderite technologies developed for three key steps of degreasing, etching and hot or cold sealing in the aluminum anodizing process.
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Electroplating

Ellis Needham Jr. Owned Industrial Chrome in Topeka

Needham started with the company in 1963 as a general laborer, but in 1969 he purchased part of the company along with his wife, Naomi.
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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
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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.
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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.
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