SMLG Awarded First “SpecMetrix Certified’’ Plant Designation in US


Greenville, PA – Independent metal coating and decorating leader, Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC dba Select Metal Litho Greenville, has secured the advanced designation as a SpecMetrix Certified facility based on their demonstrated commitment to the highest level of film weight quality and control. To earn this select classification, Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC, a subsidiary of Reynolds Services, Inc., has installed Sensory Analytics’ latest SpecMetrix® In-line coating thickness measurement systems on every coating line within its state-of-the-art facility and completed certified training for their appointed plant champion and all coating team members on these next-generation tools.

The company’s commitment to exclusively use SpecMetrix systems has enabled the facility to be the first plant in the United States to be awarded “SpecMetrix Certified” status. Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC and its valued customers will benefit from the most advanced film weight control and coating quality systems available today. SpecMetrix In-line systems deliver accurate, high-speed coating thickness or film weight measurement data for wet or dry coated flat sheets immediately following application, providing real-time process control and quality assurance to manufacturing and QA teams.

According to Vivian Poteat, International Sales Support Manager for SpecMetrix Systems at Sensory, “We are honored to support these efforts by a leading independent metal decorator to achieve the highest possible level of coating quality assurance and process control. Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC is dedicated to incorporating advanced production and testing technology into its facility, to now include the highly advanced SpecMetrix In-line film weight control systems.”

Brandy Hammerschmidt, Director of Corporate Services at Reynolds Services, added, “The quality of our products is of utmost importance at RSI. Our subsidiaries are committed to continuously improving processes and systems by making regular investments in innovative technologies and new machinery, including these high-impact SpecMetrix Systems from Sensory Analytics. Our company’s main goal is to provide the best quality products to our customers, so we welcomed the chance to further enhance our quality performance as the first SpecMetrix Certified facility in the United States.”

About Sensory Analytics: Fast-growing Sensory Analytics supplies award-winning SpecMetrix® coating thickness and layer measurement systems to manufacturing and coating leaders within the metal, flexible packaging, aerospace, automotive and other industrial markets worldwide. All SpecMetrix offerings measure the absolute thickness of applied wet or dry coatings in real-time with nanometric precision during the coating process or to meet QA and R&D needs. For additional information, visit

About Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC: As one of North America’s leading independent metal coaters and decorators, Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC dba Select Metal Litho Greenville is committed to providing unparalleled service, quality, and speed to market through customer-centric innovation. Metal Litho and Laminating, LLC, is a subsidiary of Reynolds Services, Inc., a metal service center that specializes in the processing, distribution and sales of tin mill products, flat rolled steel products, and other nonferrous metals including aluminum. Reynolds Services’ integration of technology and culture of innovation throughout all phases of their operations has allowed RSI to stay ahead of the curve as the steel market continues to evolve. For additional information visit,

Company Contacts:

Devon Edmonson
Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Sensory Analytics
The Sensory Building 4413 West Market Street,
Greensboro, NC 27407 USA
Tel: +1.336.615.6090
Fax: +1.336.615.6030

Brandy A. Hammerschmidt
Director of Corporate Services
Reynolds Services, Inc.
860 Brentwood Drive
Greenville, PA 16125 USA
Tel: +1.724.646.3781