BROADVIEW, IL - David C. Wasz, President of B.L. Downey Co. LLC, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of The Electrocoat Association, a non-profit trade association organized to drive growth in the electrocoating market. Electrocoating is an organic coating method that uses electrical current to deposit paint onto a part or assembled product.

A pioneer in the e-coat industry, B. L. Downey Co., Broadview, IL, operates five e-coat processes, 12 powder coating lines and four automatic shot-blast machines.