Paints & Coatings

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Liquid Hydrophobic/Oleophobic Coating is transparent and durable.

March 24, 2016

Developed for promoting dropwise condensation in condensers to enhance heat transfer efficiency, NANOMYTE® SuperCN repels water and oils and is optimized for adhesion to various substrates. Thickness of 2–5 microns creates mechanically stable coating that cannot be easily removed by abrasion or harsh cleaners and chemicals. Liquid coating solution, composed of sustainable functionalized PFPEs that do not contain perfluorooctanoic acid, can be applied by dipping, spraying, roll, or flow coating. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Services

Chemcoaters Addresses EQ Controversy Directly

March 22, 2016

“G40 hot dip galvanized with Intercoat® ChemGuard will substantially outperform G235 and offer a much lower overall cost,” states director of sales  marketing Mike Tieri In a forceful announcement made today, Chemcoaters, Inc. (Gary, Indiana) directly addressed the EQ (Equivalent Coating) controversy with the statement above, attributed to Mike Tieri, Director of Sales & Marketing for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Portable Tools

Manual Sprayer integrates advanced pump technology.

March 21, 2016

Incorporating OptiSpray AP01 application pump in conjunction with OptiFlex®2 Series gun and control, OptiFlex2 F Spray manual unit serves applications requiring high film builds or precise and constant powder outputs when using long powder hoses. Single-chamber design based on SIT (Smart Inline Technology) ensures constant and reproducible coating over extended periods, even with challenging powders. Respectively, single- and dual-pump versions achieve up to 300 and 600 gpm powder output. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Michelman Digital Printing Primers Comply with Nestlé Inks Guidance Document

March 15, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman’s DigiPrime® 4431, DigiPrime 050, DigiPrime 680, and Michem® In-Line Primer 030 have been confirmed by Nestlé to be compliant with their Inks guidance document. The document refers to the Nestlé Packaging Safety and Compliance Program and specifically addresses printing inks, lacquers, coatings and varnishes used on Nestlé packaging materials. It is designed... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Nordson ASYMTEK's Next Generation Dispensing and Conformal Coating Systems and Software to be on Display at IPC APEX 2016 Booth 1841

March 11, 2016

Presenting "A Review of Jetting Technologies for Fluid Dispensing: Identifying the Features that Influence Productivity" on March 17, 2016, at 10:30 AM Carlsbad, CA, USA - Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), introduces its new generation of conformal coating, fluid dispensing, jetting, software, and hot bar soldering systems, capabilities, and applications at IPC APEX 2016, in... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings, Services

Michelman to Introduce ACS 2016 Attendees to Powerful Coating Systems

March 9, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will introduce ACS 2016 attendees to its line of polymeric binder systems that are formulated to work flawlessly with the company’s specialty line of surface additives. This pairing of compatible Michelman binders and additive technologies gives customers a competitive advantage by facilitating faster new product development time and improved speed-to-market. ... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dymax SpeedMask® Masking Resins to be Showcased at MRO Americas

March 1, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation will showcase SpeedMask® line of masking resins in Booth #4211 at MRO Americas, scheduled to take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.  SpeedMask products replace tapes, waxes, lacquers and fixtures while offering reliable protection against most metal-finishing process environments. SpeedMask... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Licensed Stencil Manufacturers Feature Florida CirTech's NanoSlic Coating

February 29, 2016

Introduced to the electronics market in 2014, NanoSlic is a proprietary thermoset polymer coating that renders metals, glass and polymers hydrophobic and oleophobic for improved protection and performance.   FCT has developed not only the breakthrough chemistry, but also the equipment and application process that provide a turnkey stencil coating solution, NanoSlic Gold. Though used in... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Quart Sized Brush-On Instant Blackeners for Metals Provide Quick Fixes for Touchups or Small Scale Finishing

February 29, 2016

Eden Prairie, Minnesota – Birchwood Technologies 3 brush-on metal blackeners--Presto Black® BST4, Antique Black® M24, and Aluma Black® A14 are now available in smaller, quart sized (32 oz.) bottles for easier application and handling, at a new lower price point. Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On Ideal for most iron and steel components, Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On is designed for... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Addition Features Nine of Valspar's PVDF Colors

February 26, 2016

Philadelphia  – In July 2015, the Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care opened as the newest addition to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) campus, which serves more than 200,000 patients each year. Designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and FKP Architects, the 12-story, 700,000-square-foot ambulatory care center is the focus of the new South Campus. Its curving... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Toughened One Component Epoxy for Chip Coating Applications Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

February 24, 2016

Formulated for many electronic applications, Master Bond Supreme 3HTND-2CCM is a multifunctional epoxy that is well suited for chip coating, glob top and die attach applications as well as for bonding, sealing and encapsulation. Since it is a one part system, it does not require mixing and has an “unlimited” working life at room temperature. This epoxy passes NASA low outgassing tests which... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Type IC - Thin Film Boric-Sulfuric Anodize

February 23, 2016

In December, 2015, GSP stood up a Type IC, thin film anodize capability.  This coating is required by many prime aerospace contractors as a base for prime and/or paint coatings because its roughness promotes excellent surface adhesion.... Read More

Paints & Coatings

The Leader in Parylene Coating Services Will Exhibit at APEX - See SCS in Booth #2925

February 22, 2016

(Indianapolis, IN) – Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) is pleased to announce that it will exhibit in Booth #2925 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The SCS team will showcase the Precisioncoat V, Ionograph® BT Series and Parylene coating services for the electronics, defense, medical device and automotive industries. The... Read More

Paints & Coatings

New DigiPrime® 1600 Used by Paper Mills to Produce HP Indigo Optimized Paper

February 22, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman’s DigiPrime 1600 is an innovative new HP Indigo ElectroInk receptive primer formulated for use by paper mills. When added to size press treatments at the mill, it acts as a primer, optimizing the paper for use on HP Indigo presses. DigiPrime 1600 produces improved HP Indigo ElectroInk adhesion, superior press blanket compatibility, and increased uptime. Paper... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Paints & Coatings, Test & Measuring Instruments

Airgas to Exhibit Technologies and Host Informational Course at PITTCON 2016

February 19, 2016

Innovations Designed for Gas Purity and Efficiency in Analytical and Life Sciences Laboratories RADNOR, Pa. - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), one of the nation's leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, today announced that it will exhibit and demonstrate specialty gas products and technologies and host an informational course at the Pittsburgh... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Anti-Slip Paints withstand tough industrial applications.

February 19, 2016

By providing textured coating, Good Grip® Anti-Slip Paints eliminate dangerous, slick surfaces almost anywhere in just one coat. Epoxy resin formula adheres to wood, fiberglass, cement, and most materials. Paints dry tack-free in 60 minutes, are fully cured in 24 hours, and are resistant to oil, gas, and most chemicals. Meeting OSHA recommended static coefficient of friction, paints are suitable for interior or exterior use on floors, stairs, ladders, ramps, tool handles, and railings. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Paints & Coatings, Services

Surface Finishing and Abrasives App Helps Metalworking Professionals Work Better

February 17, 2016

Download the new Walter Abrasives Selector for on-the-job use Montreal QC / Windsor, CT – Walter Surface Technologies, the global industry leader in surface treatment technologies, announced today the launch of the new Walter Abrasives Selector app available for all iOS and Android smartphones. The free app is designed to help metalworking professionals select the optimum abrasive solution... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment, Services, Green & Clean

Linetec Offers Thermally Improved, Curved Extrusions, Finished and Fully Warrantied

February 16, 2016

As one of the largest architectural finishing companies in the U.S., Linetec also is one of the only to provide thermal improvement services for curved and radius, finished aluminum extrusions backed with an industry-leading warranty. Linetec's new processes offer a full pour-and-debridge of radius material, both structural and non-structural, and a fully crimped thermal strut system. There... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Paints & Coatings, Services

Foreverbolt® Sets New Standard for Stainless Steel Fasteners

February 8, 2016

Company to display innovative NL-19® treated products at Grainger Show Feb 08 - 12th. SIGNAL HILL, Calif. - Over 15 years in the making, NL-19 is Foreverbolt's proprietary lab-tested treatment that modifies the surface of stainless steel products, producing a brighter finish, increased strength, and superior corrosion resistance all without affecting the fastener's exterior... Read More

Paints & Coatings

General Cable Awarded Conductor for Oklahoma Gas and Electric Cimarron Project Utilizing E3X(TM) Technology

February 8, 2016

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KENTUCKY — General Cable (NYSE: BGC) announced today that it has been awarded the conductor portion of the Cimarron to Mathewson transmission project by Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OGE), the largest electric utility in the state of Oklahoma, to address the need for additional electric transmission capacity for the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. The Cimarron to Mathewson... Read More