Plated Copper, nickel, tin, silver, hard silver, zinc and zinc-nickel: Pieper Oberflächentechnik, based in Hermsdorf (Thuringia), offers a wide variety of finishes.  Plated zinc-nickel was included in the product programme in 2008 when the company started operating a combined plating plant for zinc and zinc-nickel. This proved to be a wise decision, since the demand for zinc-nickel continued to grow in the following years. Therefore, Pieper management decided to build...more

Cutting edge surface technology was presented on O&S 2014, which was held in Stuttgart on 22-24 June, 2014. The exhibition featured 333 exhibitors from 19 nations  – a slight increase in numbers compared to 2012. This year, O&S was co-staged with the international parts2clean trade fair for the cleaning of industrial parts and surfaces for the first time. 22.2 percent of all exhibitors came from countries other than Germany, which reflects the international...more

A festive celebration, held on May 16, 2014 in the newly erected plating shop of Wanzl Metallwarenfabrik in Leipheim, marked the successful completion of the biggest engineering project in the history of Schlötter. In February 2012, the plating shop at Wanzl had been completely destroyed by a major fire. Now, a good two years later, the plating shop runs again all around the clock. Shopping baskets, customer guidance systems and other Wanzl products are nickel plated, zinc...more