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NexSteel™ Receives Material Connexion’s Certificate of Material Excellence

PVD CoatingsMaterial ConneXion has recognized VTI’s NexSteel™ Decorative Coating as “possessing the innate qualities that our team of material scientists and specialists looks for when adding a material to our library of advanced, innovative and sustainable materials.”

Material ConneXion, a SANDOW company, is a global materials and innovation consultancy that helps clients create the products and services of tomorrow through smart materials and design thinking. Material ConneXion is proud to work with Fortune 500 companies, as well as forward-thinking agencies and government entities seeking a creative, competitive, or sustainable edge. With locations across the globe, Material ConneXion’s international network of specialists provides a global, cross-industry perspective on materials, design, new product development, sustainability, and innovation. Material ConneXion maintains the world’s largest subscription-based materials library with thousands of innovative materials and processes—an indispensable asset to a wide audience of users. Additionally, our research division works with our clients to strategically incorporate trends, service, and innovation into their business models and products.

VTI’s NexSteel™ Decorative Coating combines the look and feel of brushed stainless steel by applying a thin film layer of stainless steel to textured plastic parts through a process known as physical vapor deposition.  NexSteel™ is often preferred over solid stainless steel because it is less costly, is easier to clean, offers design flexibility and is lighter in weight.  Contact us today to learn more about our metallizing services and PVD coatings.

Vergason Technology, Inc. to Exhibit at PlastecEast in NYC

PVD Coatings | Vergason.comVergason Technology, Inc., will be showcasing our high-end PVD equipment, metallizing services and wear coating services at the upcoming PlastecEast Expo and Conference, June 13-15, at the Javits Convention Center in NYC. Whether you are interested in checking out our newest coatings and equipment, networking, sourcing or attending one of the many seminars, be sure to stop by and see us at booth #538.

This year’s event will spotlight 3-D printing and smart manufacturing.  There will be a dedicated 3D Printing Zone, and the latest robots and robotics will on display.  PLASTEC East runs in conjunction with five additional advanced design and manufacturing trade events, giving you access to a full spectrum of solutions in one end-to-end experience. Meet today’s top suppliers in packaging, automation, plastics, quality, and med tech while testing the cutting-edge technologies that bring you high efficiency at a lower cost.

Vergason Technology, Inc. will feature SuperChrome™ PVD Coating.  This truly unique chrome replacement coating does not require a topcoat, setting it apart from other traditional coatings. Yet, it has all of the benefits of standard decorative chrome plating without the harmful hexavalent chromium compounds.

In addition to SuperChrome™, we will also be featuring our NexSteel™ Decorative Coating. This product looks and feels like brushed stainless steel, but it is actually a thin film layer of stainless steel that is applied to a textured plastic finish. It gives you the look and feel of textured stainless steel without the cost.

Come to PlastecEast, meet our team, and learn more about our PVD coatings!

Vergason at the PaintExpo in Karlsruhe, Germany

In April, the team at Vergason Technology, Inc., hit the road again! This time, our business will be part of the PaintExpo in Karlsruhe, Germany. From April 19th to 22nd, suppliers and users of industrial coating technology will meet at Messe Karlsruhe. Many top decision makers from companies that use coating processes will be there, as well as exhibitors who are bringing their A game for this incredible European conference.

Our business will be partnering with our European representatives, jobaTEC GmbH and Mankiewicz Gebr. & Co., in Hall 1 at Booth 1220. While here, the VTI team will be showing off our revolutionary SuperChrome™ PVD coating, a revolutionary new coating that has all of the benefits of decorative chrome plating without the harmful Cr+6 compounds.

In addition to our business, you’ll also find people showing off liquid painting, automation technology, exhaust air purification, and paint stripping products, as well as a wide array of additional exhibits from more than 25 different countries. If you are interested in finding the best goods available within the industrial coating industry or just discussing our PVD coatings, you can contact us today for more information. We look forward to meeting you and your team in Germany!

Vergason Technology, Inc., at PlastecWest

The team at Vergason Technology, Inc., will be out on the road during the upcoming convention and trade show season, showcasing our high-end PVD equipment, metallizing services and wear coating services. Whether you are interested in checking out our products or are just part of the industry, you can come and see us at PlastecWest Expo and Conference, which showcases products from the electronics, packaging materials, and household consumables industries. This event will be held from February 9th to 11th at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

While there, the VTI team will be promoting our new SuperChrome™ PVD Coating. This coating is different than other conventional PVD coatings, as it requires no clear protective top coat to interfere with the chrome finish. Furthermore, it has all of the benefits of standard decorative chrome plating without the harmful hexavalent chromium compounds.

In addition to showing off our SuperChrome™ coating, we will also be introducing our NexSteel™ Decorative Coating. This product looks and feels like brushed stainless steel, but it is actually a thin film layer of stainless steel that is applied to a textured plastic finish. It gives you the look and feel of textured stainless steel without the cost. It is also lighter and easier to clean.

Come to our expo, meet our team, and learn more about our fantastic PVD coatings!

Safe PVD Coatings

At Vergason Technology, Inc., we are committed to keeping our environment clean and free from pollution. Along with our paint industry partners, we are leading the effort to eliminate the release of VOCs by perfecting the use of 100% solid ultraviolet light curing coatings. Unlike conventional solvent-based coating technologies, our PVD coatings do not produce harmful fumes or waste products.

The core of our company mission is to produce, promote and utilize environmentally-conscious equipment and practices. As we continue to pioneer our developments, we will continue to uphold our commitment to maintain a clean environment.

In our efforts to use only the safest materials for the environment and for human contact, our SuperChrome™ PVD coating have all of the benefits of decorative chrome plating, without any of the

harmful hexavalent chromium (Cr +6) compounds. SuperChrome™ does not require a clear, protective topcoat, eliminating any interference with the rich chrome finish. SuperChrome™ features excellent adhesion on thermoplastic substrates – making this style the preferred alternative for decorative plating on plastic, automotive trim, small appliances and more.

For more information about Vergason’s services and environmentally-friendly PVD coatings, contact us today. We will be happy to help you find the right services for your needs and the right equipment to meet the demands of your business.