Bonus Profiles: Turnkey Systems

Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017

By: Sharon Spielman

If you are considering a new powder coating line for your finishing needs, turnkey might be the way to go. Turnkey systems include everything needed for the line from pretreatment to curing and everything in between. There are several turnkey systems suppliers from which to choose. To help you in a search for the right equipment, this special advertising section highlights a few PCI members that sell turnkey systems. Be sure to let them know you found them in Powder Coated Tough!

Custom Solutions in Powder, Liquid, E-Coat and Porcelain Enamel Finishing

Engineered Finishing Systems’ mission is to design, engineer and build a paint or porcelain enamel finishing system for you at a practical cost and within your scheduled timeline. Our customized finishing solutions are reliable, efficient, environmentally-friendly, low-maintenance, and produce high-quality end results that meet your specific need or application. Our commitment never ends at system delivery, as we continue our relationship by providing superior technical support and ongoing service well after the startup of your finishing system.

Engineered Finishing Systems

Turnkey Solutions Worldwide

George Koch Sons has a strong history in providing turnkey paint finishing systems globally. Price-Koch Industries and Walgren Company have nearly 100 years’ combined experience providing turnkey anodizing and plating systems and have joined the KOCH Team as PriceWalgren, a division of George Koch Sons. With the addition of PriceWalgren, KOCH provides a complete range of automated surface finishing systems, including Electrocoat, Powder, Liquid, Anodizing and Plating systems.

George Koch Sons, LLC

We Aren’t for Everyone

Finishing systems haven’t changed much in the past 50 years...until now.

Key Differences:

  • chainless conveyor moves both forward and reverse
  • conveyor zones controlled by part recipes and operate independently
  • parts are processed accurately and efficiently every time with smart controls and recipes

Key Benefits:

  • decrease waste
  • use less floor space
  • nearly unlimited layout options
  • handle complex parts and processes
  • provide future expandability and flexibility

Visit us at FABTECH Booth #C48031


Pneu-Mech Systems

Pneu-Mech Systems manufactures finishing systems and equipment for metal, plastics, wood and composite materials. The company serves the automotive, heavy truck and bus manufacturing, Tier 1 and Tier 2 supplier. Pneu-Mech’s expertise ranges from supplying complete turnkey systems as well as individual component parts of a finishing operation.

The company integrates equipment made by respected suppliers with its own fabrication capabilities to achieve each customer’s desired outcome.

“We view ourselves as partners with our clients.”

Pneu-Mech Systems

Custom Finishing Solutions

The company’s custom finishing solutions’ product line includes complete systems, as well as ovens and washers, specifically tailored to customer specifications. Custom finishing equipment can be ideal for metal and plastic parts manufacturers in the automobile, furniture, material handling, architectural and recreational product markets. Designed to work with a range of coatings, substrates and part sizes, the custom equipment is built with high quality materials to extend equipment life and to help ensure maximum resistance to corrosion. Custom ovens can be designed with a variety of heat sources and mounting configurations. Custom washer spray systems are sized for optimum flow and pressure, while meeting space constraints.

Rapid Engineering LLC

Col-Met’s Engineered Products

Col-Met’s Engineered Products Group is here to help you with your custom projects. Our highly experienced team has been selected to help our distribution partner’s design and engineer finishing solutions from concept to installation. We will gather information based on your goals and objectives, ask probing questions to make sure we have gathered all of the appropriate information, then begin designing your solution while optimizing for efficiency and productivity.

Together, our team has more than 75 years of experience designing complex finishing solutions using multiple components. No matter what size project, our engineering team can design and build equipment to meet your specific needs.

Our Engineered Products Group will consult with you and make specific recommendations for those special projects where a unique solution is required to meet your particular finishing needs. Utilizing the most advanced software, we will generate CAD designs and digital prototypes from which to work and so we know the right questions to ask beforehand in order to build the most optimal system solution just for you.

Contact an Engineered Products team member today for your special projects.

Col-Met Engineered Finishing Solutions

Midwest Finishing Systems

Company is a one-source systems house providing total finishing solutions. Its turnkey systems offer everything needed for a powder coating operation, including pretreatment washers, dry-off and cure ovens, conveyors, environmental rooms, and system controls. From start to finish, the company provides complete system design, fabrication, installation, project management, and service. Midwest says it differentiates itself in the industry with modular design, quick installation, custom system controls, and unmatched energy savings. These features offer advantages that should save time, maximize investment, deliver superior finish quality, and provide long-term value.

Midwest Finishing Systems

Reliant Finishing Systems

The company designed its spray booths to provide the best airflow to offer the best finish. The ovens are made to use less fuel and get to temperature faster. From batch systems to complete automated lines, Reliant says it can provide the equipment best suited for your needs.

Reliant Finishing Systems

Therma-Tron-X (TTX) Inc.

The company designs, fabricates, and installs custom paint finishing systems for hundreds of contract shop coaters and OEMs. TTX offers turnkey services, including multi-stage pretreatment equipment using spray, immersion or a combination; industrial ovens fitting desired spatial needs and utility requirements; environmental rooms offering ideal powder paint application conditions; liquid spray booths balancing airflow and minimizing overspray; and material handling solutions designed to fit individual needs.

Successful companies rely on TTX’s knowledge and experience in coating technologies, equipment development and water and wastewater treatment solutions. Research and development, innovative designs, quality workmanship, project management, and superior service bring customers from all over the world to TTX’s doorstep.

Therma-Tron-X (TTX) Inc.

Sharon Spielman is editor of Powder Coated Tough magazine. She can be reached via email at sspielman@powdercoating.org.