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About the PNWSCT

The Pacific Northwest Society for Coatings Technology (PNWSCT), now in its 61st year of organization (learn more about our history), is a constituent society of the American Coatings Association (ACA). Our mission “…is to provide technical education and professional development to its members and to the global industry through its multi-national Constituent Societies and collectively as a Federation.”

The PNWSCT operates under the direction of the recently modified PNWSCT Bylaws and Standing Rules

Officers – Click here to learn more about the current PNWSCT officers, and how to contact each of them. 

Sections/Chapters – Click on the appropriate section link (Portland, Vancouver, Puget Sound) to get monthly meeting and contact information.

Membership – Click on the Membership link to get updated on membership benefits. You can also find a links to FSCT and PNWSCT “Local Only” membership applications.

Symposiums – Click on the Symposium link to get updated information on the PNWSCT Annual Spring Symposium.

Events/Meetings – Click here to see the 2007-2008 Speakers Tour. Date, Title, and Speaker are available on each of the talks.

Scholarships – Click here to learn more about the educational opportunities we help make possible every year.

 

Upcoming Events

Mar
13
Tue
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – Mineral Tech: P... @ Location TBA
Speaker’s Tour – Mineral Tech: P... @ Location TBA
Mar 13 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Speaker: Thomas Dombrowski Title: Minerals as Functional Additives and Fillers Thomas Dombrowski of Specialty Minerals, aka Minerals Technologies, aka Barretts providing a talk on Minerals as Functional Additives and Fillers.Read More
Mar
14
Wed
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – Mineral Tech: V... @ Chefe Daniel Restaurant
Speaker’s Tour – Mineral Tech: V... @ Chefe Daniel Restaurant
Mar 14 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm
Speaker: Thomas Dombrowski Title: Minerals as Functional Additives and Fillers Thomas Dombrowski of Specialty Minerals, aka Minerals Technologies, aka Barretts providing a talk on Minerals as Functional Additives and Fillers.   Topic: The Use of Minerals […]
Apr
17
Tue
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – BYK: Portland @ Location TBA
Speaker’s Tour – BYK: Portland @ Location TBA
Apr 17 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Speaker: Ronald Brashear, BYK Title: Evaluations of Wetting and Dispersing Additives for Use in Waterborne Anti-Corrosive PaintRead More
Apr
18
Wed
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – BYK: Vancouver @ Location TBA
Speaker’s Tour – BYK: Vancouver @ Location TBA
Apr 18 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Speaker: Ronald Brashear, BYK Title: Evaluations of Wetting and Dispersing Additives for Use in Waterborne Anti-Corrosive PaintRead More
May
15
Tue
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – Lanxess: Portland @ Location TBA
Speaker’s Tour – Lanxess: Portland @ Location TBA
May 15 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Speaker: Gary Balint, Lanxess Title: Getting Back to Basics – An Overview of Iron Oxide PigmentsRead More
May
16
Wed
11:45 am Speaker’s Tour – Lanxess: Vancouver @ Location TBA
Speaker’s Tour – Lanxess: Vancouver @ Location TBA
May 16 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Speaker: Gary Balint, Lanxess Title: Getting Back to Basics – An Overview of Iron Oxide PigmentsRead More

Join the PNWSCT!

Membership in the PNWSCT has many benefits, including fellowship with skilled and hard-working professionals in the coatings industry.

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