Utek Corp. and Trio Industries Group, Inc., announced that Trio Industries Group has acquired Ultra Fine Coating Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Utek Corp. Ultra Fine Coating Systems holds a license to an innovative powder-coating technology developed at The University of Western Ontario, which allows for the complete fluidization of ultra-fine particles down to nanometer size. The company's objective is to produce high-quality surface finishing
on wood and other cellulose-based materials and products comparable to liquid coatings used for automotive exteriors.
Architectural coatings are becoming increasingly robust as we move into the 21st century. Consumers demand that coatings be more stain repellent or easy-to-clean. To meet this demand, paint companies advertise highly cleanable,…