December 3, 2012
CenterLine (Windsor) Ltd.'s Supersonic Spray Technologies (SST™) division, Windsor, Ont., has announced that Joe Dewhirst of Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing is the 2012 recipient of its Cold Spray Leadership Award. This annual award is given in recognition of outstanding contributions made to the industrial development and application of cold spray technology.
Dewhirst received the award for his leadership in advancing the commercial usage of cold spray as an approved coating process at Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing. Dewhirst is a strong champion of cold spray and has been instrumental in the establishment of many cold spray process specifications.
The SST division designs and manufactures patented cold spray metal coating systems for the aerospace, defense, glass, and automotive manufacturing and repair industries.