• PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries has named Deron Patterson international sales manager, flat glass international. A 14-year sales veteran in the U.S. glass industry, Patterson has been handling architectural accounts in Texas, Louisiana and Mexico for the past seven y…

  • PPG and Mitchell Link Repair Management Systems

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries' automotive refinish business has teamed with Mitchell International, Inc., to offer a comprehensive, integrated repair management system to collision centers across the United States and Canada. The system combines PAINTMANAGER so…

  • NSP to Represent Hockmeyer Immersion Mills in Japan

    October 28, 2013
    Can now provide full service sales and support to a broad range of industries in Japan Hockmeyer Equipment announced the addition of the NSP Corporation of Japan as its newest member of its sales team. NSP will represent Hockmeyer Immersion Mills in…

  • PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

    PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries has named Deron Patterson international sales manager, flat glass international. A 14-year sales veteran in the U.S. glass industry, Patterson has been handling architectural accounts in Texas, Louisiana and Mexico for the past seven y…

  • Unimin Specialty Minerals Inc. to Raise Prices

    October 28, 2013
    Unimin Specialty Minerals Inc. of New Canaan, CT will raise prices for all MINEX, IMSIL, SNOBRITE, and MINBLOC brand functional filler products effective February 1, 2014. Price increases will range from 3 to 6% depending on grade. The increase is ne…

  • BASF Releases Third Quarter Results

    October 28, 2013
     BASF raised sales in the third quarter of 2013 by 1.5% to around €17.7 billion despite significantly negative currency effects. This growth was mainly the result of increased volumes, particularly in the Oil & Gas segment. Income from…

  • LEED Green Building Program Remains Preferred Rating System for Use in Federal Buildings

    October 28, 2013
    The General Services Administration (GSA) concluded again today that the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED green building rating system can and should be used in government buildings to advance energy efficiency and to save taxpayers&r…

  • BASF Releases Third Quarter Results

    October 28, 2013
     BASF raised sales in the third quarter of 2013 by 1.5% to around €17.7 billion despite significantly negative currency effects. This growth was mainly the result of increased volumes, particularly in the Oil & Gas segment. Income from…

  • PPG Introduces DURANAR GR and CORAFLON GR Graffiti-resistant Coatings

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has introduced DURANAR® GR (graffiti-resistant) and CORAFLON® GR coatings. Duranar GR and Coraflon GR coatings feature a clear, graffiti-resistant barrier over the pigmented color layer of th…

  • NSP to Represent Hockmeyer Immersion Mills in Japan

    October 28, 2013
    Can now provide full service sales and support to a broad range of industries in Japan Hockmeyer Equipment announced the addition of the NSP Corporation of Japan as its newest member of its sales team. NSP will represent Hockmeyer Immersion Mills in…

  • Unimin Specialty Minerals Inc.

    October 28, 2013
    Unimin Specialty Minerals Inc. of New Canaan, CT will raise prices for all MINEX, IMSIL, SNOBRITE, and MINBLOC brand functional filler products effective February 1, 2014. Price increases will range from 3 to 6% depending on grade. The increase is ne…

  • PPG Introduces DURANAR GR and CORAFLON GR Graffiti-resistant Coatings

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries’  industrial coatings business has introduced DURANAR® GR (graffiti-resistant) and CORAFLON® GR coatings. Duranar GR and Coraflon GR coatings feature a clear, graffiti-resistant barrier over the pigmented color layer…

  • PPG and Mitchell Link Repair Management Systems

    October 28, 2013
    PPG Industries'  automotive refinish business has teamed with Mitchell International, Inc., to offer a comprehensive, integrated repair management system to collision centers across the United States and Canada. The system combines PAINTMANA…

  • Axalta Receives Best Performance Vendor Award from Tata Marcopolo

    October 25, 2013
    Axalta Coating Systems in India received the Best Performance Award from Tata Marcopolo Motors Ltd, an India-based joint venture between Tata Motors and Marcopolo S.A. of Brazil.  With daily production reaching almost 70 buses during its peak se…

  • BASF Announces Further Steps to Improve Pigment’s Competitiveness in its Performance Products

    October 25, 2013
    BASF continues to implement a series of measures within its Performance Products segment to strengthen its competitiveness. As part of its long-term pigment strategy, BASF will enhance customer focus and continue to design differentiated products in…