Nordson Invests in the Long-Term Growth of its Liquid Coating Business; Announces Major Product Line Expansion

12 Jun 2012

AMHERST, OH, June 12, 2012 – Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ-NDSN), a recognized leader in liquid dispensing technology, is launching a line of new non-electrostatic guns, stainless steel pumps and plural component metering systems for liquid applications.  The new products complement Nordson’s existing portfolio of airless equipment, rotary atomizers, electrostatic spray guns, voltage blocking systems and nozzles, rounding-out a complete line of products for most any liquid coating need.  The investment represents the largest liquid product line expansion to date and Nordson’s commitment to the long-term growth of its liquid coatings business.

“Nordson brings nearly 60 years of expertise to liquid applications and this market is key to the long-term growth of our Industrial Coating Systems group,” explains Brad Syrowski, global liquid business development manager, Nordson Liquid Systems.  ”For the last 18 months, we’ve been laying the groundwork for this expansion, and we are excited to offer customers in all of our geographies a more comprehensive line of liquid coating equipment.”

The newest additions to Nordson’s liquid coating line include:

  • Trilogy™ Non-Electrostatic Spray Guns:  Encompass air assist airless, air spray and low volume/low pressure technologies.  These guns incorporate the latest in design technology, providing excellent spray quality, the durability to withstand harsh manufacturing environments and ease of handling and maintenance.
  • StediFlo™ Pumps:  With pressure ratios from 3:1 to 57:1, StediFlo pumps provide versatility and high performance to meet a wide range of pressure and volume requirements.
  • OptiMix™ Plural Component Metering Systems:  High-performance pneumatic and electronic plural-component mixing and proportioning units process both solvent- and water-based paints, and are designed for flexibility and efficiency.

“As we move forward, we will continue to add new products  when opportunities for expansion are identified,” says Syrowski. “Our complete liquid line – combined with Nordson’s powder coating, adhesive and sealant dispensing, and curing systems – allow us to bring our customers a full range of solutions that improve efficiency, flexibility and productivity in their operations.”

For more information on Nordson’s new line of liquid products, go to www.nordson.com/newliquid or contact Brad Syrowski at 440.985.4998, brad.syrowski@nordson.com.
 
Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) is one of the world's leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants, liquid and powder coatings and other materials to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems for UV curing and surface treatment processes. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Nordson has direct operations and sales support offices in more than 30 countries. Visit Nordson on the web at www.nordson.comwww.twitter.com/Nordson_Corp or www.facebook.com/Nordson.