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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about PTFE

December 18, 2014

PTFE, otherwise known as Teflon® coating, is used in the production of many cooking essentials. Although this is its most famous use, it is also functional in many other ways, including as a fabric protector. Since PTFE is hydrophobic — it repels water — it is possible for it to repel liquid stains from penetrating […]

Introducing the Chemours Teflon® Pioneer Series

December 16, 2014

Never underestimate the knowledge of a seasoned coater. They can offer insight into the numerous challenges faced by those in the industrial coatings industry. Their invaluable experiences and stories about the industrial coatings industry offer a view into the coating world and how it has changed over the years. We want to give these prestigious […]

Take Advantage of One of Our Durable PTFE Coatings!

December 10, 2014

Orion Industries Ltd, in Chicago, offers a wide array of fluoropolymer industrial coatings, including PTFE coatings, each holding their own performance features for whatever your requirements and specifications may be. With our innovative application techniques and over 50+ years of industrial coating service knowledge, Orion is your best bet if you want to protect your […]

Benefits of Coating Systems in the Cheese Industry

November 12, 2014

Coating services should be considered if you’re in the cheese industry, as they offer numerous benefits that can impact the efficiency and profit of your operation. Let us first, however, look at some of the challenges that are faced by the cheese manufacturing industry and the types of equipment that can be coated with a […]

Our Favorite Non-Stick Items Found in the Kitchen

October 29, 2014

For most people, cooking and baking is a pleasure. It brings family together, it is fun, and the result is almost always delicious. Items that have a non-stick coating make the task of cooking far more enjoyable, especially when it comes to the clean-up. Scrumptious omelets and tasty cakes lose their appeal if their fillings […]

How FluoroPlate Antimicrobial Coatings Are Made

October 22, 2014

Many biomedical industries that need to inhibit the spread of disease through communal use of materials seek FluoroPlate® antimicrobial (AM) coatings. The efficiency of FluoroPlate® AM industrial coatings in killing pathogens has been stringently tested in laboratories, which has led to confirmed pathogen kill rates of 99%. This specialized antimicrobial coating has been effectively proven […]

New and Improved Coatings for the Oil and Gas Industry

September 17, 2014

Orion Industries, Ltd, in Chicago, is offering new and improved coatings for the oil and gas industries. With our innovative application techniques, and our 50+ years of coating knowledge, Orion has developed a new environmentally friendly coating for the offshore sector, as well as coatings for filter tanks, small vessels, valves, and flange piping. First, […]

Orion Celebrates Anniversary with Company Picnic

August 25, 2014

Orion Industries celebrated 50 years of success by throwing a picnic for all employees and their families on Sunday, August 24 at Jefferson Memorial Park. Illinois Senator John G. Mulroe and Alderman John Arena of the 45th Ward presented certificates of recognition to owner Bruce Nesbitt, in honor of his accomplishment. Guests were treated with […]

Teflon®-Coated Mesh Refines Industry

August 13, 2014

PTFE coating services for mesh screens are staples of the manufacturing world, often used in liquid and gas filtration, but also utilized in a variety of industrial applications ranging from the refining of petroleum to the fabrication of paper. The hydrophobic properties of industrial Teflon® coatings make the wire cloth instrumental to a manufacturers’ process […]

Chicago’s Orion Industries Reaches Golden Anniversary

August 5, 2014

Chicago, August 1, 2014-Longevity is often a sign of excellence, and such is the case of Orion Industries as it celebrates 50 years of technological innovation in the field of functional coatings. Over this period, Orion has pioneered methods for using and applying low-friction and release coatings in ways that had previously never been imagined. […]