PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Get Paint BidTracker's Water Facility Painting Opportunities of 2015

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Marco Acquires BGRS Equipment Inventory

Friday, May 4, 2012

More items for Surface Preparation

Comment | More

Abrasive blasting and painting equipment supplier Marco has acquired the rental equipment inventory of BGRS Inc., which provides environmental control equipment to the coating industry.

Houston-based BGRS, founded in 1976  as Blast Grit Recovery Systems, provides equipment to control, collect and recover dust and grit during industrial painting work. Combustible dust has become a growing source of injuries, deaths and safety violations in the industry.

 Marco has served the surface preparation industry for 68 years.
Marco has served the surface preparation industry for 68 years.

BGRS’s line-up includes standard mobile and skid-mounted portable dust collectors and fixed or portable grit recovery systems.

Iowa-based Marco, which has served the surface preparation industry since 1944, provides abrasives, blasting equipment, engineered systems, painting equipment, rental equipment, safety equipment, and service and repair.

‘Gold Standard’

“The addition of this equipment into Marco’s rental fleet will greatly expand our ability to provide quality products and recovery system solutions to former BGRS and current Marco customers,” Marco said in a release. “BGRS Inc. is recognized as the gold standard in quality for portable dust collectors and classifiers.”

All BGRS equipment has been moved to Marco’s locations in Deer Park, TX, and Davenport, IA.

More information: www.marco.us.

   

Tagged categories: Abrasive blasting; Acquisitions; Equipment; Spray equipment; Surface preparation

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Advanced Recycling Systems
ADVANCED RECYCLING SYSTEMS (ARS)

Recycling Machines, Dust Collectors, Rapid Deployment units are time-tested and approved for the rugged industrial environment. Contact ARS today!
(330)536-8210


Harsco
BLACK BEAUTY® App

Download the free app for BLACK BEAUTY® Abrasives. Explore all the features from the palm of your hand.
Toll Free: 1-888-733-3646


Atlantic Design, Inc.
OUR INDUSTRY IS CHANGING!

We should know. We’re the ones leading the way. Cleverly simple. Clearly ADI. 866.Call.ADI


Montipower, Inc.
The MBX Bristle Blaster

Get a 2.7 to 3.3 mil profile and a Near White Metal Clean. For info visit www.mbxit.com or call 877 629-8777


CHLOR*RID International Inc.
Free Webinar

Learn about soluble salts, along with a discussion on allowable levels.
More information at
www.chlor-rid.com,

800-422-3217


Graco Inc.
Blast with 92% less dust.

Graco EcoQuip Vapor Blast equipment performs as well as dry blasting, but reduces airborne dust up to 92%! Use less media, save money in material and cleanup. See our FREE shipping offer!


Axxiom Manufacturing
Schmidt Improves
Portable Blasters

Schmidt's VBS System reduces blowdown intensity, prevents exhaust from damaging floor while using no screens or filters. Reduces sound; Increasing safety.
Call 1-800-231-2085

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com