Washington, D.C. (June 14, 2022) — The National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF), announced the winners of the 2022 NASF Industry awards on Wednesday, June 8 at NASF’s 2022 SUR/FIN. The event took place June 7-9, 2022 in Rosemont, Illinois at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.
Awards of Merit: This award is given to individuals that demonstrate outstanding service of a local and/or national nature. The recipients are truly deserving given their tireless efforts at the affiliate and branch level and their selfless devotion to the industry.
Steffen Wolkerstorfer, Wolkerstorfer Company, Inc.
Steffen Wolkerstorfer has served on NASF’s board of directors for over four years and currently serves as secretary/treasurer for the EC. She has always worked to further her local chapter which is apparent through her efforts to increase involvement in the Washington Forum.
Learn more about the details of this announcement at the NASF.org website.
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, Wolkerstorfer 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’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.
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
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.
The company is pleased to announce the addition of Passivation to their Nadcap certification for Chemical Processing. To support this new accreditation we have added a new 300 gallon processing line to provide increased capacity and improved turn around.