„Galvanotechnik“ is the longest running trade journal for surface technology in German speaking countries. With its impressive scope and extensive coverage it delivers month after month a multitude of technical articles dealing with relevant issues in coating technology - such as pre-treatment (deburring, cleaning, degreasing, polishing, etc.), coating (various technologies, with a focus on galvanotechnics), and follow-up treatment (drying, etc.). "Galvanotechnik" is perfectly balancing practical and theoretical topics. This editorial strategy has been the key to its continuing success. Additionally, every issue of "Galvanotechnik" provides an inside look into the industry's goings-on and latest developments. Reports from events, conventions, and seminars are a major part of the journal's core content, next to company and industry news, calendar of events and technical innovations.