PRI Hires New Service Business Unit Manager & Additional Service Technicians

Progressive Recovery (PRI) is committed to providing customers world-class products and services. For these reasons and due to the ever-increasing need for service, PRI has hired James (Jim) Henson, as our new Service Business Unit Manager to expand the service division, overseeing …

PlateVac ™ – A Brief History

How PlateVac Solved an Industry Problem In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the Flexographic Plate Maker was looking for a replacement to Perchloroethylene (Perc), used as a plate wash solvent in the production of photopolymer printing plates. Perc had …

Integrated N2 Purge Filling System Allows Clean Filling of Isocyanates

Missed Han Nijland, Managing Director of Gemini Techniek’s presentation on an innovative new filling system to cleanly fill Isocyanates at the American Coatings Show? Don’t worry- we have you covered. What Are Isocyanates and Why are They Challenging? Dealing with …

American Coatings Show Presentation: No More Mess – Cleanly Fill Isocyanates Using N2 Purge

How do you prevent Isocyanate coatings from clogging during the filling process?  We might just have the answer – Han Nijland, Gemini’s Managing Director, will be presenting a new product aimed at solving the Isocyanate problem at the American Coatings …

Filling Systems 101

Choosing the best filling technology for an application is dependent on a variety of factors, including the product properties, the size of the container to be filled, and available budget. Filling Systems operate using primarily two different methods: Volumetric (filling …

Clayton Equipment Signs Rep Agreement with Progressive Recovery, Inc. (PRI)

PRI is pleased to welcome Clayton Equipment Company as its Representative in the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi. Since 1983 Clayton Equipment has served public agencies and manufacturers in the Chemical, Petrochemical, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Pulp …

Congratulations to the Leadership Council of Southwestern Illinois and the Training/Workforce Investment Board

The Manufacturing Steering Committee for the Leadership Council Southwest Illinois was recently recognized by the East-West Gateway Alliance with the 2017 Outstanding Local Government Achievement Award for Exemplary Accomplishment for the development and delivery of the Manufacture/Craft Your Future campaign. …

New Product Offerings – Dispensing, Filling & Container Washing Systems

Systems Specifically Designed for the Paints, Coatings & Adhesives Manufacturing Industry Progressive Recovery, Inc. (PRI) is pleased to announce the addition of three (3) new technologies from Gemini Techniek B.V. to its product offerings for the Paints, Coatings and Adhesives …

Protect Your Revenue Stream – Don’t Skimp On Maintenance

It’s so dependable, you might forget it needs maintenance from time to time. After 30+ years in business, we’ve seen a thing or two. Nothing surprises us anymore. Some of our customers make maintenance a priority – and it shows, …

Don’t Give Away Your Operating Cashflow to the “Meter Scheme”

What’s the “Meter Scheme?” There is a company making the rounds offering to install and operate a distillation system at your site, free of charge, reclaiming your spent process solvent for your own reuse, reducing your operating cost. You save …