This bookprovidesknowledge onthe finishing of substrateswith a functionalising coating, emphasizing on technical textiles. Thespectrum of topics covers different substrates and coating materials,process engineering and equipment components as well as complex machinery. The reader is presented with an overview of the technical capabilities ofsubstrate coating, enabling the practitioner to design and implement new products. Furthermore the author goes into detail onvarious air pollution control procedures and economic issues of asset valuation.
|Publisher:||Springer Berlin Heidelberg|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)|
About the Author
Dr. Andreas Giessmann has been active for more than 15 years in thecoating field. After studyingProductionand Industrial Engineering as well as Business Studies, hereceived his PhD in the field of Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Dresden. Heis a managing partnerat Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH, a company which develops, produces and globally distributes coating machinery.
Among other endeavours, Dr. Giessmann works in the advisory council of the Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible MaterialsThüringen-Vogtlandand of the Forschungskuratorium Textil e.V. inStuttgart.
Table of Contents
The coating industry.- Demands of a coating facility.- Basic elements of coating systems.- Production methods.- Paste preparation.- Substrate coating.- Characteristics and applications of plastisols and additives.- Emission Control in Coating Companies.- Investment Profitability Analysis.