Canadian Finishing and Coatings Manufacturing

January 13th, 2022

CFCM Gardco Byk USA Matthew Fajt 400Paul N. Gardner Company (GARDCO), in conjunction with Byk-Gardner USA – worldwide partners of the industrial, automotive, paint, and plastics industries for quality control of colour, appearance, and physical test equipment – announce the addition of Matthew Fajt as Business Line Manager for Physical Test Equipment effective January 4th, 2022.

Fajt will be providing the direction for the Physical Test line of equipment for the Paul N. Gardner Company and Byk-Gardner Company, with worldwide responsibilities. His expertise, strategy, and process improvements will help grow and strengthen the organization and create a long-lasting relationship with our clients and vendors.

Fajt comes to us with over 20 years of sales, management, and application experience in the coatings and inspection equipment industries. His background is with The Sherwin-Williams Paint Company, KTA-TATOR Inc, and Satterfield Painting Inc. He holds his NACE CIP II. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from St Vincent College in Latrobe, PA., and a Master of Business Administration from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. He resides in Pittsburgh with his wife Jennifer and children David and Anastasia.

Fajt can be reached at Matthew.Fajt@altana.com or +1 (412) 736-9011.

More information can be found at www.gardco.com and www.byk-instruments.com

Feature Video: ROSS Launches Multi-Shaft Mixers

CFCM Ross Multi Shaft Mixer Video 400ROSS has launched a new video featuring the company's line of robust and versatile Multi-Shaft Mixers.

ROSS Multi-Shaft Mixers are available in laboratory, pilot-scale, and full production capacities. They provide a flexible range of shear levels to accommodate varying product viscosities and formulations. The design consists of two or more independently driven agitators working in tandem to ensure fine solids dispersion, efficient turnover and uniform heating/cooling.

The video highlights the adaptability of Ross Dual-Shaft Mixers and Triple-Shaft Mixers, the variety of processing capabilities, and diversity of industries served.

Read More

Product News

  • Prev
OCSiAl has launched a new graphene nanotube concentrate for PA, filled PPS, ABS, TPU, and PC. The ...
Malaysian technology firm IGL Coatings recently announced the launch of its clear graphene ...
January offers a season for reflection and winding down from the holiday season. Behr paint ...
Taylor Adhesives is adding two new specialty products to its Signature Line for 2022. Elevate and ...
Satin Rolling Surf is the Krylon 2022 Color of the Year. Available in Krylon Fusion All-In-One ...
Polychem Coatings launched its 2022-23 powder coating colour trend palettes. Available in ...
ROSS has launched a new video featuring the company's line of robust and versatile Multi-Shaft ...
PPG announced the introduction of PPG SPECTRACRON Splash, a two-coat urethane system for composite ...
Coatings for Industry, Inc. (CFI) offers WearCOAT 440FS, a fast-setting epoxy floor coating in a ...
Dymax Corporation recently announced the release of a novel conformal coating. Dual-cure 9771 ...

PPG Receives EPA Registration for COPPER ARMOR Paint Powered by Corning Guardiant Technology

PPG Copper Armour Paint

PPG announced that the company has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration for its PPG COPPER ARMOR antimicrobial paint containing Corning Guardiant technology, proven to kill 99.9% of bacteria and viruses on the painted surface, including SARS-CoV-2, in two hours.

The Copper Armor product’s efficacy was measured using tests that simulate real-world contamination that are mandated by the EPA for products making claims against harmful pathogens. Following this registration, PPG will begin selling the product in late 2021 through U.S. PPG PAINTS stores, independent retailers and select home improvement stores.

Read More

Wilkinson Media Limited

538 Elizabeth Street, Midland,Ontario, Canada L4R2A3 +1 705 527 7666
©2022 All rights reserved

Use of this Site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy Policy (effective 1.1.2016)
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Kerrwil.