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David Myers completes term as President of The Electrocoat Association

(17 December 2015) While in Chicago for Fabtech '15, The Electrocoat Association held its annual meeting at McCormick and Schmicks Wacker Drive restaurant. During the annual meeting, reports were given, the year reviewed and new officers and directors were sworn in where a gavel was turned over to the new President.

David Myers, the new Past-President was awarded a gavel plaque by Executive Director, Karen McGlothlin, for his previous leadership and most recent term as President for the past 2-years. Myers will continue to serve as Past-President for the next 2 years.


David Myers and Karen McGlothlin

Pictured:  David Myers with Karen McGlothlin.

The Electrocoat Association is a non-profit trade association founded in 1997 to promote the environmental and economic benefits of electrocoat technology. Membership includes manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, chemicals, paint, ancillary equipment; custom coaters, captive shops and other individuals interested in this finishing process.

David was instrumental in the founding of The Electrocoat Association and previously served two consecutive terms from 1999 thru 2005 as President for the association.  David has also served as Vice-President of the Board of Directors for The Electrocoating Association as well as on the Conference Steering and Operating Committees. In 2010 David received The George E.F. Brewer award for his contributions towards the development of electrocoat technology

David Myers is Director of Manufacturing and Technology for Luvata Coatings. Luvata offers two proven protective coatings for HVACR equipment - ElectroFin® E-coat and Luvata Insitu®. Insitu is applied to coils and cabinets on location, whereas ElectroFin E-Coat is a factory-applied, full-immersion solution. These coatings extend the lives of HVAC/R heat transfer coils and components while reducing maintenance and operating costs.



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Susan Porter
Communications Director
Tel:  +1 740 368 7750
Email:  susan.porter@luvata.com


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Luvata is a world leader in metal solutions manufacturing and related engineering services. Luvata’s solutions are used in industries such as renewable energy, power generation, automotive, medicine, air-conditioning, industrial refrigeration, and consumer products. The company’s continued success is attributed to its longevity, technological excellence and strategy of building partnerships beyond metals. Employing over 6,300 staff in 18 countries, Luvata works in partnership with customers such as Siemens, Toyota, CERN and Carrier. Luvata is owned by Nordic Capital funds V and VI.


ElectroFin® E-Coat

ElectroFin® E-Coat is used to protect HVAC&R coils from corrosive environments and is a market-leading product used by every major OEM.

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Luvata Insitu® is a permanent, water-based, synthetic coating developed specifically for the protection of heat exchange units. It can be applied at our facilities or on-site.

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