Index Ends Year with Expanding Supplier Deliveries

December Finishing Index: 47.3


Coventya Invests in R&D Instrumentation

Sensitive, new technologies help company optimize customer applications.


Volkswagen Approves MacDermid's Trivalent Chromium Process

Volkswagen approves Trilyte Flash SF to meet its global requirements for decorative exterior and interior trim.


Caplugs CSPP Plugs Mask Angled Faces

Caplugs’ CSPP series plugs can be used for finishing processes.


Atotech Announces Staff Updates

Specialty chemicals and equipment company has management changes in sales and marketing.
#management #marketing #sales


Goad's PVDF Liners Feature Drop-In Installation

Liners designed for highly corrosive, high-temperature applications.

Powder Coating

Asterion Celebrates Customers, Holidays with Donation to Habitat Indy

The finishing supplier matched its employees’ contributions and donated more than $1,300 to the organization that helps remodel and build homes for people in the community.


Finisher Noble Aerospace Partners with NASCAR Champion Martin Truex Jr.

Truex will function as a public ambassador for owner of Embee Processing and All Metal Processing, as the company elevates its awareness throughout North America.


Decorative Trivalent Chromium Deposits Applied by Barrel Electroplating

With the wide acceptance of the benefits of decorative trivalent chromium plating, there is a growing demand to successfully adapt this technology to barrel plating.  Traditionally, trivalent chromium deposits were not commercially viable using barrel electroplating.  Factors such as barrel design, cathode contact, anode placement and current density must be considered when providing a trivalent chromium barrel electrodeposit.  This presentation outlines trivalent deposits applied in a barrel and examines variables in operating and electrolyte compositions.
#surfin #research

Liquid Coating

Atotech's Techseal Brilliant Silver Maximizes Performance

Topcoat provides appearance of zinc plating with the benefits of zinc flake coatings.