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June 13, 2006
Sartomer Company has implemented sales control on its Wingtack resins product line. According to Sartomer, the control is being implemented as a result of a number of events worldwide affecting the availability of C5 resin-making streams. Sartomer&rs…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
BASF has opened its first research center for nanotechnology in Asia. The Competence Center for Nano-structured Surfaces in Singapore involves a €13 million expenditure up to 2008 and will employ a staff of 20, comprised mainly of scientis…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
ICI Paints has agreed to become an official corporate partner of Major League Soccer (MLS). ICI expects this partnership to make an impression with their professional and DIY customers. “This initiative provides us with tremendous opportunitie…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
Looking to expand its presence in the Chinese architectural coatings market, PPG Industries has agreed to acquire certain assets of Shanghai Sunpool Building Material Co., Ltd., and its associated companies, including Shanghai IDI International Co.,…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
BASF Coatings has made plans to relocate its automotive refinish business to the organization’s head office and production facility based at Deeside by July 2006. This will bring all the BASF Coatings businesses in the UK under one roof, with…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
Unaxis has announced that its coating services business unit, Balzers, has acquired the PVD coating operations of Gold Star Coatings, a subsidiary of the industrial tooling group Star Cutter Co. Balzers will assume the function of coatings partner f…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
Michelman has acquired the Wagers Corporation as part of a transaction that includes Wagers’ color coating products, inks, intellectual property and sales. The acquisition bolsters Michelman’s portfolio of water-based barrier, functional…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
PPG Industries has acquired certain assets of Eldorado Chemical Co., Inc., a manufacturer of paint strippers and technical cleaners for the aerospace industry. “Eldorado’s products complement PPG’s coatings aftermarket business, en…  Read More »
June 13, 2006
ASTM Committee D-01, “Paint and Related Coatings, Materials and Applications,” will be held at the Sheraton Center Hotel in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 25-28. A highlight will be a presentation…  Read More »
Tim Wright
June 7, 2006
The Danish Hempel Group officially inaugurated its new paint production plant in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in Binh Duong Province, near Ho Chi Minh City. The new factory has a production capacity of three million liters a y…  Read More »
Tim Wright
June 7, 2006
Akzo Nobel and Sico have announced that Sico shareholders holding approximately 97% of the outstanding Sico common shares on a fully-diluted basis and all of the Sico Class B preferred shares have accepted the offer dated April 25, 2006 of 9168-1528…  Read More »
Tim Wright
June 7, 2006
Akzo Nobel is set to expand its automotive plastic coatings operations in North America with a production expansion. Akzo Nobel Automotive Plastics Coatings broke ground on the 11,000 square foot production expansion project that will incorporate sta…  Read More »
Tim Wright
June 1, 2006
DaimlerChrysler has re-signed a global cooperation agreement with DuPont Performance Coatings (DPC) for the use of DuPont Refinish, Spies Hecker and Standox refinish brands. The agreement was signed at the DaimlerChrysler Global Parts and Services of…  Read More »
Tim Wright
June 1, 2006
BASF has signed a definitive agreement with Engelhard Corporation, moving one step closer to the acquisition of the company. According to the agreement, Engelhard will recommend that Engelhard shareholders tender their shares to BASF in exchange for…  Read More »
Tim Wright
May 30, 2006
Akzo Nobel has gained full control of its Asian Akzo Nobel Chang Cheng Coatings joint venture. The transaction means that the company now wholly owns its powder coatings operations in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. "As global leaders in this se…  Read More »

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