CARY, N.C. (June 7)—Lord Corp. said it has entered a joint venture with the Robertson Group, owner of Ken-Koat, a custom applicator of adhesives and coatings, to provide exclusive metal-coating services for Lord´s MetalJacket technology for rubber-to-metal parts. The venture, Lorson Technologies L.L.C., will be based in Huntington, Ind. MetalJacket is a metal treatment and coating system that eliminates zinc phosphatizing and the need for adhesive primers, while providing "whole part" corrosion protection without requiring post-painting. Financial terms of the deal weren´t disclosed.
Lord enters venture with Ken-Koat owner
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