Thierica is building a state-of-the-art test lab that will be used to validate paint application methods and develop new products. “We have identified the need to work with emerging technologies and have created an R&D resource that we can offer to our customers,” the company said in a statement.

Thierica is building a state-of-the-art test lab that will be used to validate paint application methods and develop new products. “We have identified the need to work with emerging technologies and have created an R&D resource that we can offer to our customers,” the company said in a statement.

The 3600-sq.-ft. test lab will house the latest technologies in surface cleaning, application equipment, curing methods and robots. The new lab will be unveiled at an open house event on May 3, 2007.

For more information, contact Dominic Zerilli at 616.292.8369 ordominic.zerilli@thiequip.com. The company’s website is at www.thiequip.com.