Project Profiles

Posted on June 24, 2019

Problem Solved — Customers Top Priority for Collision Center Purchasing Automotive Paint Booth

Car accidents can be a traumatic experience, and afterward, body shops are the last place people want to visit. Jesse and Cathy Ruhmann wanted to help alleviate that stress for customers. That’s why they broke off on their own in 2015 to open Referral Collision in Shakopee, Minnesota.


Painting in a Drive-Thru Heavy-Duty Truck Paint Booth
Posted on June 14, 2019

Problem Solved — Heavy-Duty Truck Paint Booth Provides Limitless Opportunities to Rural Business

In June 2014, Maxville Truck and Repair started up their new 18-by-16-by-50-foot drive-thru crossdraft Heavy-Duty Truck Paint Booth for the first time. With sandblasting and painting services in-house, there is not much they cannot do. Since the addition of their truck paint booth, they have noticed the ability to rapidly turn trucks over.


Posted on May 31, 2019

Problem Solved — Faster Cycle Times & Larger Repairs Achieved with REVO Systems and GFS Paint Booths

Morrie’s is changing how body shops operate — from changing what body shops look like to setting a higher standard of quality. All of that is now possible with GFS paint booths and REVO Systems.


powder coating products
Posted on May 14, 2019

Problem Solved — Powder Coating Production Running Smooth with Two New, Large GFS Ovens

To achieve high-quality powder coating finishes, JAS Powder Coating reached out to Dietz Supply Company to supply new finishing equipment for both of their locations. In 2017, the Edgewater location was equipped with a new 40-foot-long pass-through oven and spray booth dust collectors, and in 2018, the Fort Lauderdale location was upgraded with a 34-foot-long Batch Process Oven.


Posted on March 19, 2019

Problem Solved — GFS Industrial Equipment Helps New Florida Manufacturer Bring Powder Coating In-House & Improve Turnaround Time

In an effort to fulfill a market need to deliver products to customers faster, Shellco established a new company, Simplified Fabricators to offer high-quality utility vehicle beds and storage boxes to South Florida. Bringing powder coating services in-house with new GFS finishing equipment, they hope will help cut a 15-week lead time down to four or five weeks.


Posted on February 28, 2019

Problem Solved — Rural Wisconsin Startup Stays Local with New Powder Coating Booth and Oven

With 14 years of combined powder coating experience, partners Vinnie Duecker and Justin Bolton opened their dream powder coating shop in December 2018 in Monroe, Wisconsin. Knowing they needed top-quality finishing equipment to obtain the final finishes they desired, they reached out to another Wisconsin business, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS).


Posted on February 01, 2019

Problem Solved — Manufacturer Becomes Turnkey Supplier for Creative Customers with New Powder Coating Equipment

With 20 years of sheet metal manufacturing experience under his belt, Tim Herlihy founded Creative Manufacturing Solutions (CMS) in 2006, with only one employee — himself. Fast forward 13 years, and Tim has grown the company to 85 employees and 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space in Morgan Hill, California.


Posted on January 10, 2019

Problem Solved — Custom Finishing Operation Increases Workload With New Powder Coating Booth & Oven

James Terry has been working in powder coating since he was 18 years old. He says the quality of GFS equipment is better than any he has ever seen.


Posted on December 20, 2018

Problem Solved — Quick Lane Side-Load System Provides Body Shop With Faster, Higher-Quality Repairs

At the forefront of their dedication to technology and innovation, Airport Auto Body recently completed one of the largest Side-Load Finishing System installations from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), featuring REVO Accelerated Curing Systems, paint booths and prep environments.


GFS Bench booth with items
Posted on November 30, 2018

Problem Solved — Printmaking Class Transformed with GFS Bench Booth

When a printmaking lab at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus was gutted earlier this year, Berel Lutsky wanted only one thing — a safe, high-quality paint booth for his students.


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