MAS Installs A New Spray Booth At Putnam Vocational Technical High School

These pictures were taken tonight at the first “Advisory Committee Meeting” in the newly upgraded & built school.  There were approximately 30 individuals attending.  1/3 were industry representatives such as product vendors and equipment distributors.  2/3 were area … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Leasing Opens New Collision Repair Center in Annapolis Junction, Md.

Penske Truck Leasing has now opened its 17th North American truck collision repair center, in Annapolis Junction, Md. Locations: East Hartford, CT - Fort Wayne, IN - Garland, TX - Greensboro, NC - Houston; IN Lithia Springs, GA. - Milwaukee, WI - Norcross, GA - Phoenix, AZ - Poplar Bluff, … [Read more...]

Schaller Auto World Builds State-of-the-art Collision Repair Facility

Company History In the spring of 1953 Schaller Oldsmobile, Inc. was founded in New Britain, CT by Gustave Schaller as a small, family-owned dealership to serve the automotive needs of a growing community.  In the first year of business, Schaller Oldsmobile employed a mere 8 people and sold … [Read more...]

Trumpf Gets New Industrial Spray Booth For Paint Finishisng in Mexico

In November, 2005 Trumpf Inc., the North American subsidiary of Trumpf GmbH based in Farmington, Connecticut, contacted Managed Air Systems regarding their finishing requirements for a new facility being built in Monterrey, Mexico.  An MAS sales and engineering team worked closely over the next … [Read more...]

Plasan Carbon Composites Gets New Paint Line

Plasan Carbon Composites - Bennington, VT In 2007 Managed Air System designed and installed a complete new paint line at Plasan Carbon Composites of Bennington, VT.  Plasan Carbon Composites is the leading Tier 1 supplier of carbon fiber parts and assemblies in the United States.  They … [Read more...]

A Canadian Conveyor Supplier Provides a Solution to a US Manufacturer

Published in, Coatings Magazine, April 2008 Plasan Carbon Composites had a problem. Located in small-town Bennington, VT, Plasan designs and produces’ OEM body parts for vehicles. The firm is well known for its use of carbon fiber as a building material. Plasan (originally called Vermont … [Read more...]

Ovation Instruments Gets New Industrial Spray Booths

Ovation Instruments was formed when, in the early sixties Charlie Kaman saw a need to diversify his aviation company into other markets.  As a longtime guitarist he understood the needs of players, and his extensive helicopter blade experience gave him a better understanding of vibration than … [Read more...]

NYCTA Grand Ave. Depot & Central Maintenance Facility Get Environmental Spray Booths

In 2003-2004 the NYCT Grand Ave Depot & Central Maintenance Facility was ranked #13 in the country for largest construction projects awarded, with a cost over $250 million. This bus facility, built in Queens for New York City Transit, is far more than a big parking space. The Grand Avenue Bus … [Read more...]

CTTA – Capital Bus New Paint Shop For Repairing and Refinishing Buses

New Haven Bus Maintenance and Storage Facility Construction of a new, New Haven Bus Facility in Hamden began the week of July 14, 2008.  The $70 million project consists of a new bus maintenance and storage facility for CT Transit vehicles that service the New Haven area.  The new … [Read more...]

ADESA Corporation Gets a New Automotive Spray Booth

ADESA Corporation entered the vehicle redistribution industry in 1989.  It now has over 60 facilities throughout North America, including state-of-the-art facilities in most major markets.  They offer a range of reconditioning services from detailing to light mechanical work and dent … [Read more...]