Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) opened a new parylene coating facility in Plzen, Czech Republic, approximately 100 kilometers southwest of Prague. The new coating facility in Plzen will meet the needs of SCS' mainland Europe customer base and enable the company to provide parylene coating services to a broader regional group of medical device, electronics, automotive and military/aerospace customers. The 930 square meter facility is SCS' third European coating facility, joining existing sites in the United Kingdom and Ireland, and represents the company's tenth coating center worldwide. The two-level facility is comprised of dedicated rooms for shipping/receiving, cleaning and component preparation, and a large production area for coating, in addition to several offices and a conference room. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN/USA, SCS is a leader in parylene conformal coating services, systems, and materials.