Columbia Manufacturing was named a TURA 25th Anniversary Leader.
- Recovers and reuses 98 percent of the nickel and chromic acid plating chemistry from a modern, efficient plating line.
- Eliminated the use of 147,000 gallons per day of process water and no longer generates 130,000 gallons per day of wastewater from the new plating processes.
- Recovers all wastewater to use as deionized water in the rinse baths.
- Saving $3 million in water and sewer fees, $3.85 million in nickel purchases and $800,000 in chromium purchases.