August 15 – Equitech Posts Quarter 2 Results
Sales in 6 months exceeded sales for the entire past 2021, and we reduced the company’s liabilities by 46%!
July 20 – Equitech Presenting at Thermoplastic Concentrates North America
Dr. Joseph Golba will be presenting “Applying in-line, real-time ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy for the control of compounding operations” at Thermoplastic Concentrates Conference in Orlando, FL on January 24-26, 2023.
July 15 – Equitech Presenting at Extrusion 2022 December 6-8 in Charlotte, NC
Dr. Joseph Golba will be presenting “Implementation and Challenges of In-Line, Real-Time Color Measurements”.
July 10 – Equitech Exhibiting at Compounding World North America November 9-10
Equitech is exhibiting at Compounding World North America in Cleveland, OH. Please visit us at booth #628.
July 8 – Price Increase
Equitech announces a 7.5% price increase in all its products starting July 11, 2022. See Press Releases.
July 1 – Measuring Colour in Production
Equitech was featured in the July issue of Compounding World.
Article available on page 45 in this link https://content.yudu.com/web/1rl19/0A1rl2p/CWJul22/html/index.html?refUrl=http%253A%252F%252Fcompoundingworld.com%252F
May 25 – Path Forward to SEC Compliance
Equitech publishes its plan to comply with SEC’s Rule 144 to eliminate the restrictions on its common shares.
May 13 – Quarter One Results Posted
Equitech posts Q1 results with a significant increase in sales vs. 2021 and important advances meeting the short and long-term objectives of the company.
March 28 – Pink Sheets New Tier Level
Equitech becomes a Pink Sheets Current Information company!
March 22 – Pink Sheets
Our attorney has filed an opinion letter with the OTC today! With this, we have met ALL the requirements to become an OTC Pink Current Information company. The ‘Limited Information’ sign should disappear in the next 15 days!
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March 21 – Equitech published 2021 Financial Results
Financial Results have been uploaded to our website and to the OTC’s. The results are very encouraging and reassert the company’s vision and strategy.
March 15 – Welcome LMS Technologies PTE Ltd
Equitech would like to welcome LMS Technologies PTE Ltd as our local representative in Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia and Thailand.
November 11 – Consolidation of Operations
Relocation to North Carolina
Effective January 1, 2022, Equitech is consolidating its headquarters with the manufacturing location in Indian Trail (Charlotte). Equitech and its subsidiary CompSOL will be hosted under the same roof.
September 14 – Another Step on the Road to Compliance
Majority Shareholders Approve Stock Option Plan
Effective September 14, 2021, the holders of a majority of the company’s outstanding common stock have approved the company’s 2021 Stock Option Plan and the reservation of 620,000 shares of the company’s common stock for issuance pursuant to the Plan.
September 13 – Equitech to Raise $4.2M
Final Development & Commercialization of New Products
Equitech and its subsidiary CompSOL USA, are looking to raise $4.2M to fund the final development and commercialization efforts of two new revolutionary optoelectronic products. See Press Releases.
September 10 – Equitech Moved to Pink Limited Information
A Milestone Towards Compliance with OTC
Equitech is pleased to announce that the OTC has moved the company to the Pink Limited Information level. Equitech expects to be in full compliance with OTC requirements after it publishes its 2021 Annual Report.
September 7 – Equitech Establishes OEM Sales Program
Integrating Equitech’s Technology into Extruders & Feeders
Equitech is pleased to announce the creation of an OEM sales program. See Press Releases
September 5 – Equitech Establishes European Headquarters
Aguilar & Pineda Named European Distributor
Equitech will begin selling instruments and providing services in Europe effective today. See Press Releases
September 1 – License Agreement Terminated
Equitech Moving to Sell in Europe
Equitech and ColVisTec reached an agreement to terminate a 10-year old Licensing Agreement. See Press Releases.
August 15 – New Positioning Statement
“Optoelectronic Solutions for Process Management”
A new positioning statement that reflects capabilities and resources to play a significant role in manufacturing solutions for a myriad of industrial processes. See Press Releases.
August 10 – Equity Incentive Program Approved by Board of Directors
Continuing with its efforts to clean up its books and become a fully compliant company with the SEC, the Board of Directors has approved an Equity Incentive Program.
August 5 – Equitech Acquires OptoElectronics Producer CompSOL USA
Equitech announced that it has acquired an 81% stake in CompSOL USA, a fast-growing, USA-based engineering development company specializing in optoelectronic devices manufacturing. See Press Releases.
July 31 – Welcome Advantage Scientific, Inc
Equitech would like to welcome Advantage Scientific, Inc. as our local representative in the Republic of China (Taiwan).
July 27 – Welcome David Tingley!
Equitech is pleased to announce that Mr. David Tingley has joined the company as its Vice President of Public Relations.
Mr. Tingley will assist Equitech with the development of the company’s long term strategy particularly in the fields of sales, marketing and business development activities.
Please join us in welcoming David to our team!
July 7 – Equitech in Compounding World
Equitech was featured in the July issue of Compounding World. We are the inventors of the Reflection and Transmission Polymer Melt Probes that allow color measurement directly in the extrudate.
Article available in this link
June 2 – Equitech in Plastics Technology Magazine
Equitech was featured in the June issue of Plastics Technology. We are the inventors of the Reflection and Transmission Polymer Melt Probes that allow color measurement directly in the extrudate.
Article available in this link
May 18 – Reverse Split Executed
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) reported today that it has received the necessary documentation to announce the 100:1 reverse split of Equitech common shares as reported on November 14, 2020, and approved by the shareholders of the company.
May 2 – Equitech in the Pharmaceutical Industry
As reported by the European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics Equitech’s In-line UV-Vis technology was used as a Process Analytical Technology (PAT) tool to monitor process stability and product conversion during a pharma Hot Melt Extrusion (HME) by members of Professor Mohammed Maniruzzaman’s research team at the College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Austin. A summary of the article has been placed under Applications/Technical Publications
April 30 – Relocation to Charlotte Completed
Equitech has completed the relocation of its production facilities to Charlotte, NC. where it will share offices with CompSOL USA and M&M Technology. A dedicated room for the production of fiber-optic probes is under construction.
April 20 – New Telephone Number
Equitech has changed its telephone number to (704)-882-4624.
March 3 – Marketing Campaign
Equitech launches a new marketing campaign in Plastics Technology magazine.
March 3 – Welcome MCIK
Equitech would like to welcome MCIK as our local representative in South Korea. http://www.mcik.co.kr/
February 15 – Strategic Alliance Agreement
Equitech has entered into a Strategic Alliance Agreement with the Bridge Investor Group (BIG), a conglomerate in North Carolina with interests in several high-tech companies.
Under the terms of the agreement, Equitech will acquire immediate manufacturing and research capabilities in optical and electronics engineering, software development and small electro-optical subassemblies.
Equitech will relocate to Charlotte where it will share facilities with the BIG companies beginning March 1, 2021.
December 21 – Happy Holidays from the Equitech’s Team!
Equitech would like to wish all of our shareholders, customers, and vendors a Merry Christmas and Happy 2021!
December 8 – Request for Conversion of all Preferred Shares
Equitech Int’l Corporation (the “Company”) hereby gives notice that it requested the conversion of all of the Company’s issued and outstanding shares of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock into common stock. Letters were sent to all Preferred Shareholders on October 15, 2020.
If you own Preferred Shares and have not received a letter from us, please contact Anh Nguyen at [email protected]
November 20 – Plastics and the Circular Economy
Presentation at the Australia-New Zealand Section of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)
November 14 – Reverse Split Announcement
The Board of Directors of Equitech Int’l Corporation authorized, subject to shareholder approval, a 100 to 1 reverse split of Equitech’s common shares. In addition, the Board also authorized, subject to shareholder approval, a 10 to 1 reduction of Equitech’s authorized common shares. Letters are being sent to shareholders of record requesting their vote on this matter. Voting closes on December 15, 2020.
Please contact Anh Nguyen at [email protected] to receive a proxy form.
October 10 – Marketing Campaign
Equitech unveils a new marketing campaign with the slogan ‘in-line & real-time’. A series of colorful one-page ads that depict the many uses of Equitech’s technology will be shared via social media.
October 5 – Thank you New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA)
Equitech thanks the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) for providing support during the Pandemic.
August 20 – Plastics Forum
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and the Plastic & Rubber Training and Research Institute (ICIPC) will be hosting the PLASTICS FORUM conference on September 17 and 18.
Equitech will give a presentation entitled: “Quality Control in Real-Time – Alternative for a Sustainable World”
For more information click here: https://www.4spe.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=5675
July 20 – New Strategic Alliance
Equitech has entered into a strategic alliance with CompSOL USA, Optoniks, and the M&M Technology family of companies. This alliance brings Equitech new resources in optical/electronic engineering, and high level software development.
June 18 – Dr. Jaime A Gómez to become President of the Society of Plastics Engineers
Starting July 1, Dr. Jaime Gómez will assume the position of SPE President for the term of 2020-2021. Congratulations to him on this great achievement from Equitech’s team!
Find out more information here: https://www.4spe.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=5706
April 30 – New Application Sheets
Equitech released three new Application Sheets for In-Line Color Measurement in Food, Vinyl Siding, and Pipes & Profiles.
February 10 – Welcome Papenhause Sales Inc
Equitech would like to welcome Papenhause Sales Inc as our local representative for Wisconsin, Northern Illinois, and Northern Indiana.
November 20 – Welcome Narich
Equitech would like to welcome Narich as our local representative for countries of South Africa, and SADC region including Kenya & Nigeria.
October 14 – Welcome Process Equipment Sales and Service
Equitech would like to welcome Process Equipment Sales and Service as our local representative for Maryland and Virginia.
October 10 – Welcome Sahly-Anderson & Associates
Equitech would like to welcome Sahly-Anderson & Associates as our local representative for Chicago and Wisconsin.
September 5 – Welcome Mr. Fred Bosilevac
Mr. Fred Bosilevac has accepted Equitech’s offer and is now part of our Board of Directors.
August 21 – Welcome Materials Dynamics Carolinas
Equitech would like to welcome Materials Dynamics Carolinas as our local representative for North & South Carolina.
August 15 – Welcome Stuart Systems LLC
Equitech would like to welcome Stuart Systems LLC as our local representative for the States of Kansas, Nebraska, South Iowa and West Missouri.
August 1 – Adoption of Insider Trading Rules
Mullica Hill, August 1, 2019: Equitech today announced the adoption of a new insider trading policy. The objective is to become fully compliant with SEC regulations and return to OTC trading status ASAP. See Press Release Downloads
July 31 – Welcome TSA Sales Associates!
Equitech would like to welcome TSA Sales Associates as our local representative for the States of Missouri, South of Illinois region, West of Kentucky region.
July 30 – Welcome Dawson & Associates!
Equitech would like to welcome Dawson & Associates as our local representative for the States of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, and Louisiana.
July 26 – Welcome Dinamica De Solidos!
Equitech would like to welcome Dinamica De Solidos as our local representative in Mexico.
July 13 – Equitech in Compounding World
Equitech has been mentioned in the artcile ‘A Smarter Approach to Colour’. Compounding World, July 2019, Page 39
July 8 – New Manufacturing Facilities
Equitech Int’l Corporation has relocated its manufacturing facilities to the North Augusta Business Technology Center, a class A real estate building that allows room for future expansion.
June 23 – Welcome Front Line Sensors & Systems!
Equitech would like to welcome Front Line Sensors & Systems as its Sales Representative for the States of California, Nevada and Arizona.
June 7 – Welcome GT Associates!
Equitech would like to welcome GT Associates as its Sales Representative for the States of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland.
June 6 – Welcome Rogers Technical Services!
Equitech would like to welcome Rogers Technical Services as its Sales Representative for the States of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida for all applications except fibers.
June 5 – Welcome PPM Sales LLC!
Equitech would like to welcome Polymer Processing Machinery Sales LLC as its Sales Representative for the States of North & South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama (For the last two States, they will represent fibers only).
June 5 – Welcome DJR Solutions!
Equitech would like to welcome Dennis Redwine as its Sales Representative for the States of Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky.
June 1 – Welcome Andruss-Peskin!
Equitech would like to welcome Andruss-Peskin as its Sales Representative for the States of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York.
May 27 – Robert (Bob) Barnett joins Equitech
We are delighted to inform that Robert (Bob) Barnett has joined Equitech as Vice President Marketing & Sales. (See Bob’s Profile in About Us).
April 1 – New Company Website
Equitech launches a new website to showcase its technology and communicate regularly with investors.
March 28 – Dr. Joe Golba joins Equitech
Dr. Joseph Golba, recently retired from PolyOne Corporation has joined Equitech as Vice President Innovation & Implementation (See Joe’s Profile in About Us).
March 20 – Joe Schreiber joins Equitech
Joe Schreiber, a former NBC Producer, has joined Equitech as Marketing Manager (See Joe’s Profile in About Us).
March 18 – Moving HQ to New Jersey
The Board of Directors has approved the relocation of corporate HQ to the South Jersey Technology Park (Rowan University) as soon as it is feasible.
March 18 – Formation of an Advisory Board
Equitech has formed an advisory board with well-known individuals to the Plastics Industry (see all Profiles in About Us).
March 15 – New President & CEO
Equitech has named former Executive VP and Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors, Dr. Jaime A. Gómez, as its new President & CEO. Dr. Gómez, was recently elected President of the Society of Plastics Engineers (See About Us).
February 28 – Ron Floyd, Chairman of the Board
Ron Floyd (co-founder of Equitech) has assumed the role of Chairman of the Board upon the resignation of Don Skelton.
January 15 – Manufacturing Back to USA
The company made a strategic decision to manufacture instruments and probes again in the USA starting immediately.
January 5 – New Prices
In its efforts to increase the adoption rate of its technology, Equitech introduces new (lower) prices to the market effective immediately.