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EXT: Machines Italia Mag Discusses Coating Automation

Coating Automation

Phil Stevenson is interviewed and provides coating automation content for the coatings industry for Machines Italia Magazine.  You can read the article online.

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EXT: UV & EB Wood Finishing Seminar

Radtech UV & EB Wood

October 2, 2012
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM (Reception from 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM) Free for End Users

Being Held In Conjunction with the RadTech Fall Membership Meeting (for details click here)

Location:
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Charlotte – SouthPark
6300 Morrison Boulevard
Charlotte, NC, 28211

 

Topics: 

UV/EB for Wood – Introduction to Technology and Materials
Ronald Obie, Wood Coatings Research Group

Enable Green Initiatives with Water-Reducible UV Curable Coatings
Jeff Bennet, Sherwin Williams

Develop & Use of LED for UV Curing
Bob Kostelnik, Stiles Machinery

Eco Friendly Economical EB Curing for Decorative Surface and Laminate Flooring
Im Rangwalla, Energy Sciences, Inc.

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EXT: IWF 2012 Finishing Symposium

On Tuesday, August 21, NueMedia, LLC together with IWF will hold a one day, in depth forum for finishing professionals. This year’s sessions will cover all the information finishers need to make their department/company more efficient, more profitable and more professional…..read more

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EXT:  AWFI and RadTech Partner to Present Short Course

AWFI and RadTech, the Association for UV and EB Technologies are teaming up to present: Water Based UV Finishing for Wood at RadTech 2012 on May 2 in Chicago, IL. Water based UV curable coatings for the wood manufacturing industries are fast emerging due to their rapid cure, low energy requirements and environmentally proactive profile. From surface preparation to final curing, the attendee will learn best practice standards for setting up and operating a water based UV curing production facility for all sectors of the wood coating industry….read more

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EXT:  Door Manufacturer Goes Green With Finishing

decore-ative specialites goes green

Decore-ative Specialties has been making doors and drawers since 1965, but up until recently all of those products had been unfinished. When the California company decided to add prefinished products…read more

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The Australian Woodworking & Technology Expo 2011

Phil Stevenson, founder of AWFI to be key-note speaker at AWTE…read more

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AWFI To Undergo R&D for UVA ecoMOD Panel Project

AWFI is developing coatings R&D piece for SIPS of America, a project to manufacturer disaster relief housing…read more

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