Blog

Recent updates about our business, events, staff members, community involvement and projects.

Final Inspection of Pipe Spools

Final inspection of these Pipe Spools and then off to our customer. For these we sandblasted the interior and exterior of the pipe spools to Near White Blast. Applied two coats of Carboline-Thermaline 450 Hi-Temp Coating and applied a urethane enamel to the exterior. ...

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Weld joint coating on a compressor station

Working on weld joint coating on a compressor station.  It's amazing some of the conditions that our team has to work in. This is a shot from a compressor station in Jersey Shore, PA in mid-December. Our crews built tents and used indirect heaters to create favorable...

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Coating Pipe Spools

Pictured are some pipe spools recently sandblasted and coated in our paint shop.   While it's been cold outside, our team has been hard at work in doors in our sandblast & paint shop. It didn't take them long to work thru these pipe spools.   We have the equipment,...

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Interior Painting at Stroehmann’s

When it's a bit cold outside to paint, it's nice to have an interior painting project to send a M J Painting crew to.  First of all thank you Stroehmann's for choosing M J Painting to paint the interior of your truck center. We powerwashed and degreased each wall...

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Food Pantry Flooring

Recently Joe Higgins approach Mike John about painting the floor in the Food Pantry Building. Mike got together with Sherwin Williams and put a deal together where 50% of labor and materials were donated to this project. It was a great opportunity to help out an...

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Kentucky Compressor Station Work

Our crews were working in Kentucky on an upgrade project at a compressor station and look what they found. A machine that was built in the 50's by Clark Brothers here in Olean. Our crews work included sandblasting piping, apply zinc coating and hi-temp coatings. Crews...

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Enterprising Business Award given to M J Painting

What an awesome night! We are proud and humbled to have been selected as the Enterprising Business of the year along with Good Times of Olean. Congratulations to Good Times and to Brian Snyder for his well deserved L.O.U.I.E award. Thank you to the Greater Olean Area...

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Sunny Olean Project

Olean’s revitalization continues!!! Thank you Jeff Belt, Sunny Olean Properties and the Olean Business Development Corp for choosing M J Painting to paint the Old Marra buildings located in the 100 block of West State St. They are located just west of the...

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Holiday Testing on weld coating

This crew is not only sandblasting and coating welds with SPC-2888 but they're also performing final inspection using one of our holiday detectors. With seasoned employees coating pipe you find very few or no holidays to repair.  Nice job crew and thank you for...

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New Plural Component Spray Rig

Introducing our newest addition, this Plural Component Spray Rig. Last wednesday we received in our new Plural Component Spray Rig. Today it leaves for a trip to Illinois for a new pipeline project. Demand for coating underground piping drove the decision to not only...

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Supporters of the Northern Access Project Action Alert Take Action Below to Support the WNY Economy and 1,200 Jobs Dear Friend: I am writing you to request your assistance and support of an upcoming natural gas pipeline project right here in Western New York called...

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Exterior Painting Project

Late last fall we were able to get the exterior of the Paper Factory painted. Picture was taken recently with the new awnings installed. Place looks great. What an amazing store, they got what you need. remember, SHOP LOCALLY! it counts. Thank you Paper Factory for...

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Filter Separator Recoat Project

To perform a recoat on a Filter Separator, our crews erected scaffolding and enclosed the unit with tarps to perform scope of work due to inclement weather.  Crews then hand sanded, solvent wiped, applied epoxy primer & finish to the filter separator and piping for a...

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