Advanced Plating Technologies has been recognized as one of the best finishing shops in the United States by Products Finishing Magazine. Fifty finishing shops achieved this designation based upon 4 areas of criteria measured in Products Finishing’s industry benchmarking survey:
- Current finishing technology
- Finishing practices and performances
- Business strategies and performances
- Training and human resources
Significant statistical advantages of lead times, scrap and utilization were shared by the top shops as compared to several hundred North American plating operations that did not achieve the top fifty cut.
Complete details may be found at 2015 Products Finishing Top Shops Benchmarking Survey.
Advanced Plating Technologies will be exhibiting in booth 1009 at the 2015 SHOT show (Shooting Hunting and Outdoor Trade show) in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 20th through the 23rd.
“We couldn’t be more excited to return for the twelfth consecutive year to the SHOT show,” says company President John Lindstedt. “APT has continued to develop engineered coating technologies specific to the ammunition and firearm industries including our Black-TPD, Techni-crom and Ducta-bright 7a Nickel finishes. In addition, we invested heavily in automation and processing capacity in 2014 to offer our premium processes in high volume and at competitive prices for today’s critical self defense, carry and law enforcement applications.”
We invite you to learn more about Advanced Plating Technologies’ range of coatings used in the ammunition and firearm markets within this site including more on our Techni-crom, Ducta-bright 7a Nickel and heavy build copper plating of projectiles.
Advanced Plating Technologies has a very busy show schedule in 2015. Stay tuned for future updates on upcoming exhibits.
Erik comes to Advanced Plating Technologies with over 15 years of metal finishing and senior management experience. Erik is a chemical engineer with an extensive background in precious metals plating across a breadth of industries including the medical, electronics and telecommunication markets. “Erik comes to Advanced Plating Technologies with the same passion for metal finishing and desire to push the industry further that our leadership team shares,” says company President John Lindstedt. “We are thrilled to welcome him to Advanced Plating Technologies and look forward to his contributions to our company moving forward.”