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George Koch Sons, LLC Announces Acquisition
George Koch Sons, LLC is pleased to announce the purchase of assets of Engineered Finishing Systems. This purchase adds Porcelain Enamel expertise to KOCH’s portfolio in automated finishing systems, including Liquid Painting, Powder, Electrocoat, Anodizing, Plating, and now – Porcelain Enamel. With the addition of Porcelain Enamel and the expertise of key Engineered Finishing Systems personnel, including Kevin Coursin, who will lead Global Account Sales Management in the Appliance Industry, KOCH provides the widest range of automated finishing systems in the world. For more information about KOCH capabilities, visit kochllc.com.
---------------PPG Acquires The Crown Group
PPG Industries has reached an agreement to acquire The Crown Group, a U.S.-based coatings application services business, in its strategy to continue growing its coatings application services. The transaction with High Road Capital Partners and Charter Oak Capital Partners is expected to close later this year. PPG Newsroom
GOAD Company Welcomed as Newest Corporate Member
GOAD's Patented N-FUZE® Lining technologies have solved issues with tank linings and coatings since 1955. Visit goadco.com for details
Eagle Parts and Products - New Member Offers Coating Services
Known as a custom coater for the golf and sport vehicle industry, Eagle Parts and Products has just installed a new ecoat and powder coat line with capacity for additional projects. The part envelope is 66"h x 48" w x 144"l. The Thin Film Zirconium conversion coating (with pickle) is followed by a cathodic epoxy ecoat & cure, and TGIC polyester topcoat & cure. Visit eagleproducts.us.
Annual Membership Meeting & Dinner Scheduled for November 6, 2017
Members! Mark your calendar for our annual gathering to install new Board members, learn what the Association has accomplished and what's ahead, and enjoy cocktails, appetizers and a wonderful dinner with fellow members. Details and Registration