• Datum develops Polcoat coating process for finer polyimide conformal coating

    November 10, 2011
    Polcoat is a new award winning coating process for the deposition of fine polymer films directly on to conductive surfaces. It is a key enabling materials process for the protection of conductive surfaces reliant on nano-tech miniaturization. Most c…

  • Tennant Co. offers Mat and Glazed Epoxy Wall Coatings Systems for durable interiors

    November 10, 2011
    Tennant Company launched its Mat and Glazed Wall Coating Systems designed to provide durable interior wall surfaces that are simple to clean, easy to maintain and reduce maintenance costs. Tennant's epoxy wall coating systems provide seamless, im…

  • Lubrizol makes several officer changes

    November 10, 2011
    The Lubrizol Corporation has made several officer changes. These changes were driven in part by the completed acquisition of Lubrizol by Berkshire Hathaway, as well as by the retirement of some executives. James L. Hambrick remains Lubrizol's cha…

  • Henkel appoints Menges executive VP human resources

    November 10, 2011
    Henkel has appointed Kathrin Menges new member of the management board and executive vice president human resources. Menges started her professional career in human resources in 1990 at Bankgesellschaft Berlin AG. In 1999, she joined Henkel, initiall…

  • Micro Powders appoints technical director

    November 10, 2011
    Micro Powders, Inc. (MPI) has appointed Richard Czarnecki technical director. In this position, Czarnecki will assume responsibility for all technology functions for both the industrial and personal care divisions of MPI. Richard reports to Warren Pu…

  • H.B. Fuller names Joan Schuller as vice president, Asia Pacific region

    November 10, 2011
    H.B. Fuller Company has appointed Joan Schuller as vice president, Asia Pacific, effective Nov. 28, 2011. Schuller, of Blue Bell, Pa., joins H.B. Fuller from Dow Advanced Materials. Prior to its acquisition by Dow, Schuller spent 16 years at Rohm and…

  • BYK-Gardner USA increased staff by nine

    November 10, 2011
    BYK-Gardner, worldwide partner of the automotive, paint and plastic industries for quality control of color, appearance and physical properties, has increased its staff by nine. Rae Roby is the new regional sales manager for the Michigan and Northern…

  • Cristal Global forms TiO2 partnership with Outotec

    November 10, 2011
    Cristal Global, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has partnered with Outotec of Espoo, Finland to build a new fully scalable ilmenite-processing plant for Cristal Global in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, estimated to become operational in Q4 2013. The plant will be constr…

  • Lanxess acquires U.S. biocide specialist Verichem

    November 10, 2011
    Lanxess is strengthening its portfolio of biocides with the acquisition of U.S.-based Verichem Inc. headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa. As a result, the German specialty chemicals company will  bolster its position in the U.S. material protection m…

  • Dow Chemical expands worldwide

    November 10, 2011
    The Dow Chemical Company has announced a number of worldwide expansion plans. The company recently announced that it will open an office in Chengdu, China in the first half of 2012. Serving as Dow’s business and sales hub in Western China, the…

  • ILC Performance Products acquires Halox

    November 10, 2011
    ICL Performance Products, a global specialty phosphate producer, has acquired Halox, a division of Hammond Group, Inc. The Hammond, Ind.-based company is an industry leader in specialty phosphate-based, corrosion inhibitor products for the paint and…

  • Lubrizol enhances global testing capabilities

    November 10, 2011
    Lubrizol Additives, a business segment of The Lubrizol Corporation, has made enhancements to its global research and testing capabilities. In the past three years, Lubrizol has invested more than $35 million to support R&D and testing activities,…

  • Cristal Global forms TiO2 partnership with Outotec

    November 10, 2011
    Cristal Global, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has partnered with Outotec of Espoo, Finland to build a new fully scalable ilmenite-processing plant for Cristal Global in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, estimated to become operational in Q4 2013. The plant will be constr…

  • Lanxess acquires U.S. biocide specialist Verichem

    November 10, 2011
    Lanxess is strengthening its portfolio of biocides with the acquisition of U.S.-based Verichem Inc. headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa. As a result, the German specialty chemicals company will  bolster its position in the U.S. material protection m…

  • SCS building new coating center in Austin, Texas

    November 10, 2011
    Specialty Coating Systems is expanding its parylene coating service operations into the South United States region. Build-out is underway for a new 13,000 square foot facility located in Austin, Texas. The new coating center will begin full productio…

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