Tim Wright || March 3, 2010 RPM International Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Rust-Oleum Corporation, has acquired Chemtec Chemicals BV, a manufacturer of industrial cleaners and specialty coatings based in the Netherlands.
Tim Wright || February 19, 2010 The American Coatings Association (ACA), in conjunction with CHEMARK Consulting Group, Inc., has published its eighth edition of the "U.S. Paints & Coatings Industry Market Analysis: 2008-2013," which includes, for the first time, a new, optional Interact
Tim Wright || February 19, 2010 Dr. Willie Lau, scientist with Dow Construction Chemicals of The Dow Chemical Company, will deliver the Mattiello Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, April 13 at 9:00 am, on the second day of the American Coatings Conference, in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Wright || February 19, 2010 AkzoNobel protective coatings supplied by the company’s International Paint Protective Coatings business will be used to paint the 45,000-ton steel structures being used for the new east span of San Francisco's Oakland Bay Bridge, to be built by Sha
Tim Wright || February 19, 2010 General Motors Europe (GME) and Standox recently signed a cooperation agreement by which the German paint manufacturer officially received Europe-wide approval of its products for all paint repair work performed on Opel and Vauxhall branded vehicles.
Tim Wright || February 16, 2010 The Sansin Corporation, Strathroy, Ontario, Canada announced that its Enviro Stain products will now be available throughout Southern Alberta through a new partnership with Overwalls Paint and Decor in Calgary, Alberta.
Tim Wright || February 16, 2010 A line of anti-graffiti coatings from Seicoat Corporation was approved and added to the Qualified Products List by the State of Nevada Department of Transportation (DOT).
Tim Wright || February 11, 2010 PPG has named Gregory Benckart general manager, automotive refinish USCA, with responsibility for PPG's automotive refinish business in North America, effective March 1.
Tim Wright || February 11, 2010 Hardide Coatings, which develops and applies tungsten carbide-based hard coatings, has secured AS9100 Aerospace Quality Standard Certification for its UK manufacturing facility in Bicester, Oxfordshire and is now recognized as a certified aerospace manufa