Applied Coating Technologies SA (Pty) Ltd (ACT) was established in 1993 as the exclusive distributors of Nordson Industrial Coating Systems, UV Curing Systems and Metering Mixing & Dispensing systems for Sub Saharan Africa. ACT designs and manufactures industrial coating systems ranging from basic manual systems to fully automated turn-key solutions. All our application equipment is imported directly from Nordson in the United States of America. All other components such as booths, pre-treatment systems, ovens and conveyors are engineered and built locally.
About Applied Coating Technologies
ACT has offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban and we have representation in the Eastern Cape. Our engineering and service staff are fully trained on the entire range of Nordson Finishing equipment and we pride ourselves on an excellent backup service. ACT’s engineering division works closely with Nordson’s technical experts in order to provide up to date, cutting edge technology at all times.
POWDER COATING SOLUTIONS
ACT offers solutions ranging from a stand-alone manual hand gun to a fully automated application system with plc based process controls, closed loop powder recovery and recycling systems. Our efficient booth designs with fast colour change capabilities, coupled with Nordson Application equipment with superior transfer efficiency allows our customers to maximize overall plant efficiencies, minimize down time during colour change operations and eliminate reworks.
LIQUID COATING SOLUTIONS
ACT also represents Nordson in the liquid finishing arena. We supply and install a wide range of airless, air spray, air assisted airless and HDLV in both electrostatic and non-electrostatic systems. These systems comprise of guns, pumps, 2 component mixing systems, filters, paint heaters, gun movers, paint kitchens, in various levels of automation for a diverse range of industries.
CONTAINER COATING SOLUTIONS
ACT serves the Food and Beverage can manufacturing industry with a comprehensive range of high speed guns, precision nozzles, monitoring systems, pumping systems with heaters and filters, can identifications systems, temperature control systems, UV Curing systems, induction dryers & sterilizers and ancillary equipment.
METERING MIXING AND DISPENSING SYSTEMS
In January 2014, ACT added the Nordson SEALANT range of equipment to our basket. This equipment is designed to apply single and dual component cold materials such as adhesives and sealants to a vast range of substrates in product assembly. Nordson acquired the business of US based Sealant Equipment and Engineering and have extended the global footprint of this exciting range of equipment throughout the Nordson world-wide network.