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Crane Parts
Posted on April 02, 2020

Problem Solved — Rail Industry Leader Chooses GFS Industrial Equipment for Painting Services

Headquartered in Crete, Illinois, Holland LP recently expanded its footprint adding a new 185,000-square-foot manufacturing facility for rail welding equipment, rail and CWR handling and processing equipment, track testing services equipment, and railroad Maintenance-of-Way equipment. Included in their manufacturing facility is a GFS Large Equipment Paint Booth, Cleaning/Prep Room and Industrial Paint Mix Room.


Posted on March 31, 2020

Choosing Between a CTOF Booth and a Paint Booth

For collision repair centers in need of new equipment, the choice between a Closed-Top Open-Front (CTOF) Booth and a standard paint booth is largely predicated by a shop’s budget and the type of repair work they plan on performing in the booth.


Paint Booth Cleaning
Posted on March 25, 2020

Spring Paint Booth Cleaning Checklist

Whereas proper cleaning in your workspaces, common spaces and frequently touched locations is critical to reducing the spread of germs and keeping everyone healthy, proper cleaning and maintenance methods in the paint booth contribute to higher quality paint jobs, less rework, longer-lasting parts and components, and the protection of your employees and facility.


Posted on March 18, 2020

Paint Booth Lighting Requirements for OEM Certification

If your automotive body shop is attempting to obtain OEM certification, there is likely a long list of requirements. One item on the list that is often overlooked is the importance of high-quality lighting, as better visibility in your shop will help you produce a better finish and avoid costly rework, as well as give a better impression and assurance to customers.


Posted on March 12, 2020

How to Apply Peelable Paint Booth Protection

When applying peelable paint booth protection, follow these steps to effectively manage overspray and keep your booth working in peak condition.


Posted on February 26, 2020

“What we are saving in energy has more than paid for the doors themselves.”

Upgrading his existing GFS equipment, General Manager, Dennis Auld, decided to enclose his Closed-Top Open-Front (CTOF) Booth to increase finish quality and decrease energy costs.


Posted on February 24, 2020

Water Wash Booths Vs. Dry Filter Paint Booths

Changing your paint booth’s exhaust filters can be both costly and time-consuming. A water wash booth results in a cleaner painting environment with increased productivity and improved working conditions.


painting robots
Posted on February 18, 2020

5 Ways Painting Robots Can Benefit Industrial Manufacturers & Aircraft Finishers

Integrating painting robots into your finishing operation can free up floor space, increase productivity and improve finish quality. A painting robot can be cheaper, more accurate and more reliable than a manual painter, with the ability to essentially work around the clock.


Abra Brainerd Dondelinger Chevrolet dealership body shop
Posted on February 12, 2020

Problem Solved — Dealership Body Shop Relocates & Expands with GFS Booths & REVO Systems

The Abra Brainerd body shop layout is the quintessential shop floor layout for dealerships looking to maximize efficiency. Their body shop features a GFS Side-Load Finishing System, complete with an Ultra XD Paint Booth, dual-bay Ultra XD CTOF Booth and a REVO Speed unit that can be easily positioned and moved between bays. 


Posted on February 05, 2020

5 Ways an Environmental Room Can Elevate Your Manufacturing

Environmental rooms can be the answer for industrial and aerospace businesses looking to better control the environment around their equipment. Here are five reasons why an environmental room is needed for an industrial or aerospace manufacturer or business:


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