Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems for precision dispensing, testing and inspection, fluid management, surface treatment, and curing. Its Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment provides equipment to apply adhesives, lotions, liquids, and fibers to disposable products; automated adhesive dispensing systems for food and beverage, and packaged goods industries; adhesive and sealant dispensing systems for paper and paperboard converting industries, and to bond and seal plastics, metal, and wood products; and laminating and coating systems to manufacture continuous-roll goods in nonwovens, textile, paper, and flexible packaging industries. The company’s Advanced Technology Systems segment offers automated gas plasma treatment systems to clean and condition surfaces for semiconductor, medical, and printed circuit board industries; controlled manual and automated systems to apply materials in customer processes requiring precision and material conservation; fluid connection components for medical and industrial flow control applications; and bond testing and automated optical and x-ray inspection systems for semiconductor and printed circuit board industries. Its Industrial Coating Systems segment provides automated and manual dispensing systems to apply materials in automotive, heavy truck, and recreational vehicle manufacturing industries; liquid paints and coatings to consumer and industrial products; and powder paints and coatings to metal, plastic, and wood products, as well as coat and cure containers. It also offers ultraviolet equipment to cure and dry operations for specialty coatings, semiconductor materials, and paints. The company also serves appliance, construction, electronics assembly, furniture, and LED industries. It markets its products in the United States and internationally through direct sales force, distributors, and sales representatives. The company was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Westlake, Ohio.