Visit Induron at Booth #5213 at WEFTEC 2016

By: Davies Hood, Induron President

WEFTECInduron 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

Meet the Induron Family: David Gilliland

David GAs 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 to Attend the 2016 IEEE ESMO Conference

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

Painting Contractors 101: The 3 “P’s” Approach

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

Routine Repaint of Valparaiso, IN Storage Tanks

By: Dick Belliveau, Induron Sales Representative        

Valparasio, IN Flint Lake TankDue 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

Meet the Newest Member of Our Team: Andy Odorzynski

Andy OdorzynskiWe’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

Induron’s Perma-Gloss Preserves Stanton, IA’s Iconic Coffee Pot Water Tank

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

Induron and Tankez Coatings Rehabilitate Texarkana’s Pedisphere Tank

By: Russell Hicks, Induron Sales Representative

Texarkana tank 2_russellTexarkana 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

How to Turn Red into White…

By: Linc York, Induron Sales Representative

Induron blog picNo, 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…

How Nick Saban’s Comments on Complacency Apply to Induron

By: Davies Hood, Induron CEO

Values Recently, Alabama Football Coach Nick Saban told USA Today that complacency is his biggest rival. He said: “The human condition is to survive. It’s not to win the championship. It’s not to be the best you can be. It’s to survive…So when you tell me I’ve got to sell this many cars this month and that’s my quota — well, when I sell that many cars I’m ready for a couple of days off and go sit in my chair and, you know, eat Tostitos and cheese. I’m not trying to set the world record. That’s the human condition. So it’s actually special to be the other way, to be somebody that wants to win a championship, to be somebody that wants to be the best they can be.” Continue reading How Nick Saban’s Comments on Complacency Apply to Induron