News

The challenges of powder-in-powder technology

Technique offers tremendous benefits, but requires a great deal of development expertise in terms of raw material and application process interaction. More and more powder coating manufacturers are developing powder-in-powder technology solutions. This new coating technique offers many advantages, but also places stringent requirements on application technology and powder coating formulation. Powder-in-powder technology offers numerous…

Read more »

UHS coatings for hydraulic pumps and motors

UHS coatings for hydraulic pumps and motors at Linde Hydraulics in Aschaffenburg: In Aschaffenburg, Linde Hydraulics GmbH & Co.KG established a completely new production plant. The plant consists of production and assembly halls encompassing approximately 22,000 m². The producer of drive systems supplies manufacturers of construction and agricultural machinery as well as transport vehicles across…

Read more »

Metallic gelcoats for horse trailers

  Gelcoats that can be used outdoors are hardly distinguishable from the resin base that is to be used. The so-called ISO NPG qualities are essential for weather and UV resistance as well as environmental influences. Only the pigments being used, which can be coordinated with the system coating requirements if necessary (but also without…

Read more »

A polished look for border traffic

Homogeneous coating systems: FreiLacke coats “Deutsche Bahn” locomotives with ultra-high solids and powder coatings In cooperation with a number of coating manufacturers, Deutsche Bahn AG has commenced a long-term project that will run until 2022. At the DB Wittenberge/Elbe workshop, articulated railcars are coated with various coating systems and inspected annually. To date, Döggingen-based FreiLacke…

Read more »

System coatings in the flow of forces of screw connections

  In the future, can high-strength screw connections with completely coated components be reliably implemented without extensive and expensive masking? Together with the screw connections research group of the faculty for mechanical engineering and process engineering at Offenburg University, FreiLacke has been conducting user-oriented research for more than two years and further develops selected system…

Read more »

Quick-drying coating systems for gearboxes, pumps and motors

Increasing energy efficiency in coating processes   Energy efficiency is not just the key to the energy transition but, in the area of mechanical engineering, it also results in a more efficient production and increases competitiveness. FreiLacke, the Black Forest-based manufacturer of innovative system coatings, has now developed a new coating system for gearboxes, pumps…

Read more »

A complete solution for the mechanical engineering sector

System coatings and application solutions from a single source   The components of large machines and plants are often coated in different locations using different processes. System coatings and a coordinated service and logistics concept ensure that the components match perfectly visually once they are combined. In the area of industrial coatings, the coating of…

Read more »

Water-thinnable single-layer system featuring high flexibility

Water-borne baking coating in the functional furniture industry   Steel furniture, e.g. for the office sector, is often coated using powder, liquid or electrodeposition coatings. In many applications, these coating techniques are combined, which makes it necessary for systems to conform with one another in terms of gloss level, surface and colour shade. When opting…

Read more »

FREOPUR Polyurea-Gelcoats in series production

Application examples at Liebherr and Aquaproduction   The new FreiLacke gel coat based on an aliphatic polyurea system allows a reduction of the coating thickness in comparison to conventional polyester gel coats. A further advantage is its exceptional UV resistance. The advantages are obvious and they are now being implemented in series production at Liebherr/Lienz…

Read more »

High-performance coatings for logistics

FreiLacke supplies almost all of the coating materials for Still forklift trucks   The silver and orange Still forklifts are used all over the world in plants, warehouses, forwarding companies and on construction sites – in some cases around the clock. In their day-to-day work, the versatile working machines lift heavy and often abrasive loads.…

Read more »

Your point of contact

Oliver Zanner

Head of Marketing

+49 7707 151 270
o.zanner@freilacke.de
+49 7707 151 55 270