Filtration and Separation Technology International, Inc. (dba F.A.S.T. International, Inc.) is the exclusive worldwide distributor of Parker Hannifin’s Electrocoat Paint Ultrafiltration Elements;. F.A.S.T. International, Inc. is the worldwide distributor for Parker’s Anocels, Housings, and Accessories plus its own complete line of liquid filter bags, housing and systems to compliment the Parker/F.A.S.T Electocoat Paint product line.
Parker’s Electrocoat Paint Ultrafiltration Elements originate from the company (AMT) that implemented the first manufacture and application of spiral ultrafiltration elements into Electrocoat paint applications. Parker, through its efforts and those of its predecessors (Domnick Hunter, PTI Advanced Filtration and AMT) has become the performance leader in spiral ultrafiltration elements in this demanding industry. In 2009, F.A.S.T. International, Inc. assumed the marketing, sales, and customer support functions while Parker focused on quality manufacturing and engineering of high performance products for E-coat Paint conditioning. In addition, F.A.S.T. International, Inc. has expanded its product offering to include a broad line of anolyte “T” cells, RO and NF elements, tangential flow housings, anolyte, ultrafiltration and reverse osmosis systems, liquid bags, housings and systems, and filtration and separation technical support for the E-coat industry.
Parker’s Process Advanced Filtration division manufactures and engineers its E-coat membranes and spiral filtration elements in a state of the art 120,000 square foot facility in Oxnard, California USA. This facility is ISO 9000-2000 and committed to environmentally friendly, quality manufacturing of high performance filtration and separation products.
Filtration and Separation Technology International, Inc. has its marketing, sales, customer service, technical services, warehouse, and distribution in a newly remodeled 7,000 square foot facility in LaPorte, Indiana USA. This convenient location has excellent access to overland trucking through local access to a Madrid of interstate highways servicing all of the USA, Canada, and Mexico. Both domestic and international airports are a short distance away. International shipments can be easily expedited either through Chicago O’Hare International Airport from F.A.S.T. International, Inc. or Los Angeles International Airport from Parker.
In addition to its sales and distribution office in LaPorte, IN, F.A.S.T. International, Inc. has an extensive distribution network worldwide to service our customers in Asia, Australia, North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Our regional distributors, in addition to providing local sales, customer service, and inventory, often support our customers with technical and physical services just a short distance away.
At its LaPorte headquarters, F.A.S.T.’s goal is to have in inventory, more than 95% of its customer’s demand. In emergency situations, F.A.S.T. International, Inc. has provided same day shipment and has even delivery service to nearby customers. It is F.A.S.T.’s goal to be the pre eminent provider of E-coat separation products and services.
With its dedicated sales staff, with more than 60 years of experience in filtration and separation, and its friendly and dependable customer service representatives, F.A.S.T. can provide its customers with unsurpassed performance products plus product line and technical assistance. Due to more than 15 years of continuity, the combination of F.A.S.T.’s and Parker’s experience in Electrocoat separations provides services beyond the capability of the competition. The combination of Parker and F.A.S.T. regularly traces system specifications and material list back to their origin, often more than 10 years old. This can save the customer thousands of dollars in materials, labor and uptime. It is our goal to be our customer’s partner in profitable growth.
Through its internal resources, dedicated distributors and agents, and external consultants, F.A.S.T. has full service technical capabilities. This includes system sizing and design, trouble shooting, field consultation, system installation, and separation and operational training. Depending on the nature and extensiveness of the project, technical services may be done in the normal course of our operation or on a fee based program.
Filtration and Separation Technology International, Inc. is committed to provide superior products, technology, and services to the Electrocoat Industry to promote the profitability of its customers resulting in its own profitable growth.