Chicago Midwest Chapter of NASF


For more than thirty five years, Frank Altmayer has been delivering expert presentations to the surface finishing industry.

Frank attended the Illinois Institute of Technology, attaining his Bachelor’s in Science for Chemical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Metallurgy. He went on to offer technical expertise to the metal finishing industry as owner of Scientific Control Laboratories, Inc. selling the company in 2007.

Since 1992, Frank has served as Technical Education Director of the AESF Foundation, using his forty nine years of experience in electroplating, metal finishing, and wastewater treatment system design and troubleshooting to develop challenging and informative courses for metal platers of all experience levels. As time allows, he continues to lend his expertise as a trusted consultant to the surface finishing industry.