31st July 2015

ECOAT16 PROGRAM ANNOUNCED

The Electrocoat Association and Products Finishing magazine have announced the program for the ECOAT16 Conference. The event will be held at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, FL, from February 15 through 17.

NEW PROCESS PRINTS ON NANOMATERIALS

Researchers at Missouri University of Science & Technology have developed a method to print high-resolution images on nanoscale materials.

ISOCYANATE-FREE POLYURETHANE

A polyurethane that eliminates the use of isocyanates has won the 2015 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award given by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

UV LED CONFERENCE PROGRAM READY

The conference program is now available for UV LED 2015. This event, hosted by RadTech International North America, is being held on October 28 and 29, 2015, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY.

BELT CONVEYOR OVEN

Wisconsin Oven Corp. (East Troy, WI) has shipped an electrically heated belt conveyor oven that quickly dries a coating on titanium and stainless steel fasteners.

SOFTWARE FOR DATA COLLECTION AND VISUALIZATION

Mettler Toledo has introduced Collect+ data collection and visualization software. This gives quality, production, maintenance and procurement managers new insight into production processes.

CLOVERDALE PAINT NAMES NEW CEO

Tim Vogel has been appointed CEO of Cloverdale Paint (Surrey, BC). He succeeds Al Mordy, who passed away in early June.

PPG NAMES NEW CEO

PPG Industries has announced that Michael H. McGarry will become president and CEO, effective September 1.