Powder logs heavy miles for fuel-system maker
A manufacturer switches from solvent coatings to water-based coatings, stalling finish quality. An automated powder coating line jump-starts the company's process and product - tripling production
Transfer Flow, Chico, Calif., manufactures fuel-tank systems for two automotive markets: aftermarket and Original Equipment Manufacturers [OEMs]. Its OEM customers include Ford Motor, DaimlerChrysler, Freightliner, U-haul, Safari Motorhomes, and Fleetwood Travel Trailer. Its aftermarket customers include individuals who want to increase the fuel capacity and driving range of their pickup truck, motor home or van.