Guide change for Axalta
Michael Cash, Senior Vice President and President of Axalta's Industrial Coatings division, will leave the company at his own request effective May 31, 2019 to take on new responsibilities outside the coatings industry. His successors are Rajeev Rao and David Heflin. More
For the first time fully automatic car painting with two colours
The trend towards individualisation is also on the rise in car colour. Small car buyers in particular are increasingly ordering decorative and contrasting colours, for example for the roof, to stand out from the crowd. For the automotive industry, two-tone painting means considerable additional work. Dürr now offers a solution: The EcoPaintJet system enables precise, selective paint application. More
OptiFlex Pro – Gema brings high performance to manual powder coating!
The PowerBoost function of the new OptiFlex Pro series delivers 110 kV high voltage and 110 µA charging current at the touch of a button. With this full increase in power, any coating, even with the most difficult powders, can be applied quickly and safely. PowerBoost is the integrated interaction of OptiSelect Pro gun, OptiStar 4.0 control and flat spray nozzle. The components newly developed by Gema and designed for PowerBoost result in a high total area output with clever fan expansion of the powder cloud. More
Digitisation represents a far-reaching paradigm shift in industry, the aim of which is to create the intelligent factory. In such a factory, the real and the virtual world are closely interconnected. The use of state-of-the-art information and communication technologies opens up new opportunities for greater flexibility and automation in production processes. More