Technical Information

Technical Information and Useful Links

​National Association for Surface Finishing

Network, learn about and contribute to the surface finishing industry.

The Nickel Institute

This site has great information about plating and electroforming, as well as general information about nickel in society, sustainability and innovations.

The Institute of Metal Finishing​

This organization represents finishing professionals in surface engineering and coating. 

Contact Us

If you have specific technical questions regarding the production, specifications, performance or application of our Vale plating products, please email us at Plating@vale.com.