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Rick Keirstead started Ribek Technology in 1998, responding to a need for expertise in coatings and dispersions. He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering, and remains current through continued practice, and by attending professional courses and conferences.

He has 30 years of experience in product and process development, utilizing his knowledge of fine-particle systems, coatings, and polymer processing to achieve new-product objectives.

The clients of Ribek Technology include:

  • manufacturers of coated products in a variety of industries
  • research firms developing functional coatings
  • ink and paint manufacturers
  • process equipment manufacturers.

Rick is a past president of the NESCT / TCSNE (Technical Coating Society of New England), an organization that serves the professionals of the coating industry.

He is also a member of AIChE, and is active in the AIChE-Boston chapter.