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Wolkerstorfer’s Part in the Artemis Egress Platform Project

Ensuring the safe recovery of Orion capsules for NASA’s Artemis program meant finding a solution that could be used to protect the capsules and recovery equipment from harsh environments.

Partnering with Spika Design & Manufacturing, an equipment manufacturing company that specializes in custom platforms for the aviation and automotive industries, Wolklerstorfer provided a reliable solution with their subsea coatings paint system for the Artemis Egress Platform used to recover capsules from the ocean after splashing back down to earth.

Learn more about the details of this critical solution in this article by PFOnline.

WOLKERSTORFER COMPANY, INC. to Speak at International Manufacturing Technology Show Spark

Wolkerstorfer Company’s very own Kurt Weamer will be a panelist at the International Manufacturing Technology Show Spark!
Weamer will be speaking during the Plating Insight sessions on Wednesday, October 7th, and Friday, October 9th.

IMTS Spark is where Manufacturing Technologists around the globe join together to access MT-specific solutions in collaboration with IMTS Exhibitors. This is also the place to meet potential industry partners and peers, while also accessing a deep level of study and industry knowledge.

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Twice As Nice

It is the second year in a row that Wolkerstorfer Company finished among the elite in the electroplating industry, but making the accomplishment even more impressive is that in 2018 the company was named a Top Shop in both the electroplating benchmarking survey, and the liquid and powder coating survey, which are done at different times of the year. – Products Finishing Magazine, award presented at SUR/FIN June 2019

Leadership Recognized

Wolkerstorfer Company officially passes the baton to the fourth generation naming Steffen Wolkerstorfer as President and Chris Wolkerstorfer as Chief Operating Officer. Their father, Joe Wolkerstorfer, though no longer active in daily operations, will retain the title of CEO.

Steffen Wolkerstorfer joins NASF board

As part of our effort to give back to our industry, we are proud to announce that Steffen Wolkerstorfer has been elected to the National Board of the NASF (National Association of Surface Finishers). As a member of the Board she will have an influence on how our industry will continue to grow in the future.

2017 was a great year for the Wolkerstorfer Company. We were recognized as a Top Shop for Metal Finishing and Paint by our trade magazine “Products Finishing”. Chis Wolkerstorfer was also recognized as a “40 under 40” nationally.