Machine Fire Case Study: Finishing & Coating Company


A fire occurred at a finishing & coating company specializing in floorboard finishing – sanding, staining, and sealing – before the floorboards are packaged and sold to retailers. Acetone is a primary chemical used to clean the plant machinery that varnishes and stains the wood. One Friday night, the acetone fumes around one of the machines ignited, starting a machine fire in the plant.

Read more below about how Prism Specialties was able to help this company resume business in six days with no lost revenue.