GFS Now Offering Curtain Walls and Dividers for Industrial Applications

Osseo, Wisconsin – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), a world leader in innovation for paint booths and finishing systems technologies, is now offering curtain walls and dividers for industrial applications. Designed for separating and maximizing usable shop space, retractable curtain walls can be used for a variety of applications, including dust containment, limited painting, sanding, grinding, … Continue reading GFS Now Offering Curtain Walls and Dividers for Industrial Applications

Problem Solved – New Paint Line for Farming Equipment Manufacturer

Meyer Manufacturing has come a long way since its humble beginnings more than 70 years ago. In 1946, Alvin Meyer quit farming and built a machine shop in Dorchester, Wisconsin, a small village in the heart of America’s Dairyland. At that time, the company, known as Meyer’s Machine Shop, had just two employees, including Alvin. … Continue reading Problem Solved – New Paint Line for Farming Equipment Manufacturer

Codes & Standards – Sprinklers in Industrial Ovens

Yet another entry in our ongoing series of articles designed to provide clarity and expertise in the crucial area of code compliance and adherence to standards!For this Q&A, we answer the question of whether or not sprinklers are required by code inside industrial ovens.Q: Do I need sprinklers in my oven?A: Where the oven itself … Continue reading Codes & Standards – Sprinklers in Industrial Ovens

Your Questions, Answered – Part 3 – Paint Booth Pressure Gauges

Here is Part 3 in an ongoing series that takes real questions asked by our customers and website visitors, and provides the answer from the team of GFS experts!You can read parts 1 and 2 here:Part 1Part 2Q: Are manometers or other pressure-drop devices required by law on exhaust filters?A: A means is required to … Continue reading Your Questions, Answered – Part 3 – Paint Booth Pressure Gauges

Problem Solved – New Industrial Paint Facility for Turner Coatings

Turner Coating's brand new industrial finishing facility was a big investment, and choosing the right equipment to ensure maximum productivity and efficiency was a big decision. They knew that by making such a large investment in a technically complex facility it was crucial to ensure that they looked closely at every detail, no matter how … Continue reading Problem Solved – New Industrial Paint Facility for Turner Coatings

Fire Codes & Paint Booth Safety – Stories from the Field

When I was first asked to write an article on Fire Safety Standards for Spray Booths, I thought it was because someone had seen the various presentations at the coatings shows and thought they had discovered a cure for insomnia. I checked with the American Medical Association, and was informed that boring articles had been … Continue reading Fire Codes & Paint Booth Safety – Stories from the Field

Problem Solved – Developing a better system for powder coating truck bodies

Case Study - Powder Coating Equipment for Deist Industries Steve Eva, of EVCO Industrial, was contacted by Dale Deist, President of Deist Industries, to evaluate their finishing equipment needs. Deist Industries required a unique powder coating system for their new “Switch and Go” Detachable Truck Body System and their "Ameri-Deck" Hydraulic Loading System. “Our customers … Continue reading Problem Solved – Developing a better system for powder coating truck bodies