We’re excited to welcome Paul Powers to the Induron Sales team! With more than 30 years of experience in the St. Louis industrial coatings market, Paul brings valuable experience and a respectable formula for success to our team. Prior to joining the Induron team, Paul worked for Sherwin Williams, Carboline, Devoe Coatings and was the National Sales Manager for Watson Coating’s bridge division.
As the newest Sales Representative covering the Missouri and Illinois markets, Paul looks forward to solving the worst problems that customers and contractors present. He says, “If I can solve your worst, then imagine how well we will perform on your day-to-day requirements.” To learn a little more about Paul, check out this Q&A: Continue reading Meet the Newest Member of Our Team: Paul Powers
By: Davies Hood, Induron President
Induron is looking forward to attending WEFTEC 2016 in New Orleans, LA! Taking place Sept. 24-28, the event is sponsored by the Water Environment Federation (WEF), a not-for-profit technical and educational organization that strives to connect water professionals, enrich the expertise of water professionals, increase the awareness of the impact and value of water, and provide a platform for water sector innovation. Continue reading Visit Induron at Booth #5213 at WEFTEC 2016
As Induron’s Customer Service Technician, David Gilliland is a vital part of the Induron family, and we thought it’d be nice to share a little bit about what makes David who he is. Customer Service Department Manager, Barry Peters said it was evident from the start of David’s employment that he’d be an integral part of Induron’s customer service department.
“David came to us understanding the importance of relationship between a supplier and a customer,” Barry said. “His work ethic and attitude lent itself to exactly what we work towards, total service to our customers. David typifies the key components of our mission statement, ‘Integrity, Respect and Reliability.’”
To learn more about David, check out the Q&A with him below! Continue reading Meet the Induron Family: David Gilliland
Induron is excited to attend the 2016 IEEE ESMO
Conference and Expo, which is taking place September 12-15, 2016 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Stop by and see us at Booth #504!
Spanning four days, ESMO is the premier event for electric utility professionals, contracting, construction and consulting companies who are interested in hands-on solutions for the engineering, construction, operation and maintenance of the world’s power delivery systems. The program will feature two days of outdoor field demonstrations and exhibits and a two-day technical program combined with an indoor exhibit area. Continue reading Induron to Attend the 2016 IEEE ESMO Conference
By: Kent Kuehl, Induron Sales Representative
Make a change? Are you kidding . . . that might cost me money!
It is said that the only constant in life is change. So, why is it so difficult to get anyone to change their way of thinking or do something different? Each day brings us new challenges and opportunities. Continue reading Painting Contractors 101: The 3 “P’s” Approach
By: Dick Belliveau, Induron Sales Representative
Due to recent construction and required repairs, two 2-2 MG ground storage tanks in Valparaiso, IN needed some maintenance. One tank was located near the airport and the other tank was near Flint Lake. Induron supplied painting contractor Jetco Painting with the necessary products to get the job done. Continue reading Routine Repaint of Valparaiso, IN Storage Tanks
We’re excited to welcome Andy Odorzynski to the Induron team! Prior to joining our team, Andy worked as a Project Manager for F.D. Thomas, Inc. rehabilitating the United States Capitol Building. Andy also worked at Caldwell Tanks as a Quality Assurance Inspector, Sales Manager and the Director of Operations.
In addition to receiving his B.S. in finance and MBA from the University of Louisville, Andy is a SSPC Protective Coating Specialist and NACE Level 3-certified Coatings Inspector. Andy not only brings extensive experience and knowledge to our team, but he also exhibits Induron’s core values. Continue reading Meet the Newest Member of Our Team: Andy Odorzynski
By: Kent Kuehl, Induron Sales Representative
Water towers in small towns are often local, and sometimes even iconic, landmarks. Stanton, Iowa happens to have two treasured water towers—a 40,000-gallon coffee pot tank and a 150,000-gallon coffee cup tank. You can’t have a pot without a cup, right? Well, that’s what the town of Stanton decided. Continue reading Induron’s Perma-Gloss Preserves Stanton, IA’s Iconic Coffee Pot Water Tank
By: Russell Hicks, Induron Sales Representative
Texarkana Water Utilities (TWU) decided its 400,000-gallon pedisphere water storage vessel located in Texarkana, Texas was due for some maintenance. TWU also realized they had a problem to address before beginning the project—the tank’s location. Because the tank was located in a residential area and surrounded by homes, TWU hoped to avoid disturbing the local neighborhood residents in any way. Continue reading Induron and Tankez Coatings Rehabilitate Texarkana’s Pedisphere Tank
By: Linc York, Induron Sales Representative
No, it’s not exactly magic. Located in Venice, Illinois, Terminal Railroad Association (TRRA) has four diesel fuel tanks that are 60 feet high and 12 feet in diameter. The tanks had a red oxide coating that had chalked and rusted since being installed in 2008. The challenge was to recommend a coating system that was compatible with the existing red oxide coating since the cost, risk and mess associated with abrasive blasting would have been prohibitive. Continue reading How to Turn Red into White…