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Taylor Engineering & Plastics drives forward with new subsidiary coating company

Entering its 40th year, Taylor Engineering & Plastics Ltd (TEP) is an established supplier of a wide range of technical thermoplastic and thermoset moulded products. Using its expertise in paint finishing, TEP has established Taylor Technical Coatings (TTC) to provide a specific coatings division targeting a wide range of industries demanding finishes to a superior A Class level.

Flexible hose manufacturer chooses Union cleaning technology

Amnitec Ltd, located in Abercanaid, near Merthyr Tydfil, is part of the United Flexible group of companies and is a market leader in the manufacture of flexible hoses for the safe and reliable transfer of fluids and gases across a wide range of industries. The company is recognised for its expertise in the design and manufacture of bespoke products capable of reliable performance, even in extreme environments.

Envirometal Technologies install a new pretreatment plant at Eaton Power Quality and Electronics Division (Cooper B-Line Ltd)

The last couple of years have been a busy and exciting time for Envirometal Technologies Ltd with a number of new plant installations all over the UK. One of the highlights was the design and installation of a brand new pretreatment plant and reformatting of some existing Plant for Eaton Power Quality and Electronics Division (Cooper B-Line Ltd.) to enable them to take advantage of Envirometal Technologies’ exclusive PlaforizationTM system.

Trichloroethylene formally listed as a “Known Human Carcinogen”

After many years of being listed as a possible or probable human carcinogen, the widely used solvent trichloroethylene (TCE) has now been listed by the National Toxicology Program (NTP) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a “known human carcinogen.” Ref; NTP’s 14th Report on Carcinogens (November 3, 2016).

TQC’s PowderTAG measures smart and accurate

In 2015 TQC introduced the prototype of the PowderTAG at trade fairs around the world. After a year of many test runs and fine tuning the PowderTAG is finally released. The instrument measures POWDER coating thickness up to 300 µm before and after cure. Non-contact, non-destructive and on metal substrates such as steel or aluminum.