Industrial & Manufacturing

Posted on June 07, 2018

Problem Solved — Robotic Paint Booth Provides Opportunities for Students and Protective Coatings for Bucky Badger Statues

If you make your way to Madison, Wisconsin, and Dane County this summer, you will likely see some of the 85 Bucky Badger statues that are a part of a large, public charity art event, Bucky on Parade. Started about a decade ago as “Cows on Parade,” the revived event now features fiberglass statues of […]


Forklifts
Posted on April 03, 2018

Problem Solved — General Purpose Paint Booth Perfect for Painting Forklifts

Serving southern Wisconsin since 1969, Badger ToyotaLift in New Berlin is an award-winning Toyota forklift dealership — with products and services that include new and used forklifts sales, rentals, parts and service, as well as training and safety. The Wisconsin business, which is approaching 50 years of service, moved their operation to a new, larger […]


parts painting booth
Posted on December 05, 2017

Problem Solved — Custom Paint Booths Designed for Custom Motorcycle Shop

Slightly south of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, you’ll find Custom Painted Vehicles (CPV), a shop that specializes in custom paint jobs, restoration and OEM work for motorcycles and motorcycle components. Steve Wright, owner of Custom Painted Vehicles, says that customers come to them with a variety of needs — some are looking for custom designs, while others […]


Industrial LE paint booth
Posted on November 09, 2017

Problem Solved – Industrial Manufacturer Expands Business with New, Custom-Made GFS Paint Booth

Established February 2011, Bulldog Steel Fabrication (BSF) of Madison, Georgia has built their reputation on being the supplier that gets the job done. Positioned as an industry leader in southeastern Georgia, BSF focuses on manufacturing skeletal components to sell to other companies for their own production. BSF currently uses 930 tons of steel per month […]


Large Equipment spray booths
Posted on October 24, 2017

GFS Large Equipment Paint Booths Achieve Full ETL and ETL-C Listing

OSSEO, Wis. – Large Equipment Paint Booths by Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) are now available with full ETL and ETL-C listings on all pre-engineered models and options. Recognized by local inspectors and authorities throughout North America, the ETL listed mark is proof of compliance with national safety standards. This facilitates faster, more successful installations and […]


GFS Large Equipment spray booth
Posted on August 31, 2017

Problem Solved — Towing and Recovery Equipment Manufacturer Grows Business and Increases Throughput with GFS Paint Booths

Miller Industries is the world’s largest manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment, with three manufacturing facilities in the United States and two in Europe (England and France). In 1990, Miller Industries acquired several existing towing manufacturing companies — including well-known brands like Century®, Holmes®, Chevron®, Vulcan®, Boniface® and Jige® — giving Miller more than 100 years […]


Large Equipment spray booths
Posted on August 01, 2017

GFS Launches Redesigned Large Equipment Paint Booth Line

OSSEO, Wisc. – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is excited to announce the relaunch of its Large Equipment Paint Booth line on August 1, 2017. A staple product line for GFS over the years, the Large Equipment Booth line has been redesigned for greater cost effectiveness and efficiency. This versatile, heavy-duty booth is designed to accommodate large […]


General Purpose paint booth
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GFS Releases ETL Listed Paint Booths for Medium Sized Equipment & Vehicles

OSSEO, Wisc. – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is proud to introduce the new General Purpose Paint Booth line. This precision-engineered line of paint booths is designed to suit industrial and manufacturing customers that need to paint equipment, utility vehicles and trucks that are too large for traditional automotive booths but too small for the GFS Large […]


Industrial Distributor Meeting
Posted on July 21, 2017

Industrial Distributors Welcomed to Global Finishing Solutions

GFS welcomed 117 industrial sales distributors to our headquarters in Osseo, WI last week for training on products and new sales tools, as well as networking and group discussions. Our industrial distributor network spans across North America and serves customers in multiple industries, including medium and large trucks and equipment, agriculture, marine, rail and transit, […]


industrial paint spray booths
Posted on May 15, 2017

Problem Solved — Custom Wood Painting Operation Increases Throughput with Larger Shop and New GFS Finishing Equipment

A family-owned business since 1970, Balzer Painting was originally established by Dennis Balzer. Since its conception, Balzer Painting has grown exponentially and stably, with many of the team members working there for 20 or more years. Recently, Dennis passed the family business onto his son, Ben. Dennis and Ben built the business with a twofold […]


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