ECT (Engineered Coating Technologies) is a division of Palmer Associates, Inc., located in Toledo, OH since 1945. The company was started as Delos M. Palmer & Associates by the dean of the school of engineering of the University of Toledo. Our long tradition of innovation and proven track record have allowed us to perform complex machine design, engineering analysis, and testing. In the coil processing industry, Palmer has made vacuum stackers to stack aluminum, slitter/shear machines to cut up tails of coils, dimpler machines to add dimples to edges of aluminum blanks to help in the de-stacking process, electrostatic oilers, scrap tubs, and conveyors. We have a vast knowledge of steel processing equipment and can make almost any type of machine.