MINNEAPOLIS — Tennant Company, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of surface maintenance equipment and coatings, today announces the opening of its state-of-the-art Coatings Technical Center. The 10,000-square foot facility allows Tennant Company to focus more aggressively on its coatings business, which offers one of the industry’s widest ranges of floor coatings solutions.
“We are excited to have a facility dedicated to the development and testing of new and existing Tennant coatings as well as to contractor and sales representative training,” said Mickey Gubman, Coatings Group director with Tennant Company. “This facility demonstrates Tennant Company’s continued commitment to coatings and to providing products that protect and enhance floors and surfaces in a variety of industrial and commercial settings.”
According to Gubman, a full 7,000-square feet of the Coatings Technical Center is dedicated to product testing on a variety of substrates, including concrete, VCT and terrazzo. In addition, the facility includes a dust-free sample production room, a technologically advanced conference room, and office space.
Tennant’s Coatings Technical Center is located just two miles from Tennant Company’s headquarters.
About Tennant Company
Minneapolis-based Tennant Company (NYSE: TNC) is a world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that help create a cleaner, safer world. Its products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; and specialty surface coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading concrete floors. Tennant''s global field service network is the most extensive in the industry. Tennant has manufacturing operations in Minneapolis, Minn.; Holland, Mich.; Uden, The Netherlands; Northampton and Falkirk, United Kingdom; Sao Paulo, Brazil; and Shanghai, China, and sells products directly in 15 countries and through distributors in more than 80 countries. For more information, visit www.tennantco.com.