paint booth

The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA), TechPlace’s parent company, was awarded $495,165 from the Maine Technology Institute to develop a shared composite lay-up facility and paint booth. With the design and formal bidding process now completed, work has begun and is expected to be fully operational by the end of 2017.

TechPlace’s composite lay-up facility features:

  • Portable Fume Extractors
  • Ductless Fume Hood
  • Vacuum Pumps
  • State of the Art Paint Booth
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Lay-up Tables
  • Chemical Storage
  • Kitting Equipment
  • Fabric Cutting and Storage
  • Weighing Scale
  • Mixer
  • Clean, compressed air
  • Sink
  • Overhead door

Future home of TechPlace’s composite lay-up facility.

Floor plan: Location of Composites Center.

TechPlace’s new composite lay-up facility’s paint booth features 90% recirculating duct system allowing the system to conserve fuel and exceptional airflow for painting operations.