New Coatings Company Targets Maintenance Market
ST. LOUIS — U.S. Coatings, a new company based in St. Louis, recently began production of a range of anticorrosion industrial maintenance products including inorganic zinc silicate coatings, epoxy zinc-rich coatings, epoxy primers and topcoats, aluminum epoxy mastics, and urethane topcoats.
The company is supplying products for a variety of industrial uses, including the chemical, petrochemical, power-generation, pulp and paper, wastewater-treatment, petroleum, and highway and bridge markets. The company also offers coatings for fabricated and OEM markets.
The company is headed by President Paul Litzsinger, formerly senior vice president of Carboline Co., a St. Louis-based unit of RPM Inc. and a major manufacturer of industrial maintenance coatings. During a 33-year career with Carboline, Litzsinger held a series of technical, sales-management and executive positions.