Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

Balzers acquires Gold

June 13, 2006

Unaxis has announced that its coating services business unit, Balzers, has acquired the PVD coating operations of Gold Star Coatings, a subsidiary of the industrial tooling group Star Cutter Co.
Balzers will assume the function of coatings partner for the tool resharpening sevice centers operated by Star and SU, and sold through Star SU in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The company will also open an in-house coating center in the gear tool manufacturing operation of Star Cutter Co. in East Tawas, MI. Balzers has also opened a new coating center in Houston, TX.