• Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Hempel's Growth in Protective & Marine Coatings Market

    August 26, 2013
    Based on its recent analysis of the North American protective and marine coatings market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Hempel with the 2013 Growth Excellence Leadership Award. In 2012, Hempel exhibited double-digit revenue growth well in excess of…

  • Just Jansz Appointed to Genomatica Board of Directors

    August 26, 2013
    Genomatica announced the addition of Just Jansz to its Board of Directors. Jansz has thirty years of international experience as an accomplished senior executive in the chemical industry with leaders such as LyondellBasell and Shell. Jansz is a form…

  • Missouri S&T Offers Short Courses

    August 26, 2013
    Missouri S&T will be offering "Basic Composition of Coatings"  September 23-27, 2013 (Fall 2013). The Basic Composition course is intended for new personnel in the coatings profession. It targets the components of coatings (resin,…

  • Ross Inline High Shear Mixers

    August 26, 2013
    Ross Inline High Shear Mixers are a versatile choice for general purpose mixing, powder wet-out, particle size reduction, solubilization, emulsification and homogenization. This type of device features a four-blade rotor running within a close tolera…

  • AkzoNobel Powder Coatings Offers Complete Automotive Wheel System

    August 26, 2013
     AkzoNobel Powder Coatings and AkzoNobel Specialty Finishes have combined expertise to introduce a complete layering system for automotive wheels.  The total wheel solution combines Interpon A powder primer with an AkzoNobel liquid decorati…

  • AkzoNobel Powder Coatings Drives Offers Complete Automotive Wheel System

    August 26, 2013
    AkzoNobel Powder Coatings and AkzoNobel Specialty Finishes have combined expertise to introduce a complete layering system for automotive wheels.  The total wheel solution combines Interpon A powder primer with an AkzoNobel liquid decorative bas…

  • Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Hempel's Growth in Protective & Marine Coatings Market

    August 26, 2013
    Based on its recent analysis of the North American protective and marine coatings market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Hempel with the 2013 Growth Excellence Leadership Award. In 2012, Hempel exhibited double-digit revenue growth well in excess of…

  • Dow Inaugurates Northeast Technology Center Innovation Hub

    August 23, 2013
    The Dow Chemical Company inaugurated its new Northeast Technology Center (NTC) in Collegeville, PA. A world-class, state-of-the-art 800,000 square foot facility, the NTC is a global research and development hub of modern lab and office facilities pr…

  • Sikkens Experts Satisfy Need for Speed

    August 23, 2013
    Students at two Dutch universities who teamed up with coatings experts from AkzoNobel are attempting to smash the world speed record for a human-powered vehicle. The Human Power Team from Delft Technical University and the Free University of Amsterd…

  • BASF Investing €90 million in Shanghai

    August 23, 2013
    BASF plans to invest about €90-million to build a world-scale plant for the production of high performance resins and electrocoat (e-coat) in Shanghai, China, to support growing demand for automotive coatings in Asia Pacific. “The continu…

  • LKQ Acquires Five UK Paint Distributors

    August 23, 2013
     LKQ’s acquired distributors include Bee Bee Refinishing Supplies Halstead, JCA Coatings, Milton Keynes Paint & Equipment, Premier Paints, and Sinemaster Motor Factors. The distributors operate a total of 26 locations throughout the U.…

  • Report on the European Sealants Market

    August 23, 2013
    IAL Consultants published its new report, Overviewof the European Sealants Market. Taking into account the 15 countries of Western Europe and eight countries of Eastern Europe, the total demand for sealants is estimated at approximately 533,860 tons…

  • Dow Inaugurates Northeast Technology Center Innovation Hub

    August 23, 2013
    The Dow Chemical Company inaugurated its new Northeast Technology Center (NTC) in Collegeville, PA. A world-class, state-of-the-art 800,000 square foot facility, the NTC is a global research and development hub of modern lab and office facilities pr…

  • Sikkens Experts Satisfy Need for Speed

    August 23, 2013
    Students at two Dutch universities who teamed up with coatings experts from AkzoNobel are attempting to smash the world speed record for a human-powered vehicle. The Human Power Team from Delft Technical University and the Free University of Amsterd…

  • BASF investing €90 million in Shanghai

    August 23, 2013
    BASF plans to invest about €90-million to build a world-scale plant for the production of high performance resins and electrocoat (e-coat) in Shanghai, China, to support growing demand for automotive coatings in Asia Pacific. “The continu…