The Chemical Coaters Association International (CCAI) is hosting a training workshop taking place from 5–6 March 2019 in Atlanta, GA, USA. The program will cover:

Powder coating basics

  • Cleaning and Pretreatment of Parts, Ed Besterfeld, Coral Chemical Co
  • What is Powder Coating?, Todd Thomas, Axalta Coating Systems
  • Powder Coating Materials,Todd Thomas, Axalta Coating Systems
  • Powder Coating Application, Booth and Recovery, Mark Folcik, Nordson Corp
  • Moving Parts Through the Process, John Sudges, Midwest Finishing Systems

Curing powder coatings

  • Convection Curing, John Sudges, Midwest Finishing Systems
  • Infrared Basics and Applications, Wayne Pettyjohn, Georgia Power and John Podach, Fostoria Process Equip
  • Gas Catalytic/Complex Applications, Lee McWhorter, Heraeus Noblelight
  • Curing: Case Studies, Scott Bishop, Alabama Power
  • Powder Coating Performance
  • Running an Efficient System, John Sudges, Midwest Finishing Systems
  • Powder Coating Removal and Rework, Dennis McCardle, Kolene Corp and Mark Folcik, Nordson Corp
  • Testing Methods for Performance, Terry LaRue, DeFelsko

For more information go here.

This story is reprinted from material from CCAIwith editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.