10th December 2016

POWDER COATING TECHNICAL CONFERENCE

The Powder Coating Institute (PCI) will host the Powder Coating 2017 Technical Conference from March 27-31, at the JW Marriott hotel in downtown Indianapolis, IN.

UNIMIN RAISES FILLER PRICES

Unimin Specialty Minerals Inc., (New Canaan, CT), will raise prices for all its Minex, Imsil, Snobrite and Minbloc brand functional filler products, effective February 1, 2017, unless contractual agreements apply.

DYNAMIX CELEBRATES TEN YEARS IN BUSINESS

Dynamix Inc. (Markham, ON) celebrated the company's 10th anniversary on November 26.

SUR/FIN ABSTRACTS DEADLINE APPROACHES

The deadline for submitting abstracts for SUR/FIN 2017 is close. Organizers have asked for all to be in by December 23.

POWDER FEED SYSTEM

Nordson Corp. has introduced the Spectrum Powder Feed Center, its next-generation feed center technology.

GAUGE MEASURES CONCRETE COATINGS

The new Elcometer 500 Coating Thickness Gauge offers improved, non-destructive measurement of dry-film coatings on concrete.

ORION NAMES VICE-PRESIDENT

Rodney Taylor, Ph.D., has been named vice-president, innovation, Americas region, at Orion Engineered Carbons.

ALUMINUM ANODIZERS OFFICER ELECTIONS

Results of the Aluminum Anodizers Council's  election of officers and directors were announced at the 25th Annual Anodizing Conference and Exposition on October 5 in Montreal. Jack Tetrault, partner with Katahdin Industries in Massachusetts, chief operations officer for D-CHN, and president of Sanford Process Corp. in Woonsocket, RI, was elected to serve his first one-year term as chairman.