Tim Wright January 4, 2010 || The U.S. Department of Energy awarded Archer Daniels Midland Company a $24.8 million grant to develop and construct a facility that will convert biomass into renewable fuel.
Tim Wright December 29, 2009 || Ennis Paint, Dallas, TX/USA, a global provider of pavement marking materials and traffic safety products has purchased a majority share in G.T. Industries, a manufacturer of pavement marking materials in Australia.
Tim Wright December 22, 2009 || Abakan Inc. has entered into an investment agreement with MesoCoat, Inc., an Ohio-based advanced nanocomposite ceramic-metallic (cermet) coatings company and Powdermet, Inc., its majority shareholder.
Tim Wright December 22, 2009 || Seattle-based Modumetal, Inc., has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) award for a cutting-edge new coating that is expected to improve the operating performance of diesel engines.
Tim Wright December 22, 2009 || The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $8,000 to the Teays Valley Local School District to support a new science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) after-school and summer program for Teays Valley West Middle School students.
Tim Wright December 22, 2009 || Victrex Polymer Solutions, a division of Victrex plc, a provider of high performance polymers including Victrex Peek polymer, Vicote Coatings and APTIV films, has appointed Padmini Petroplast Pvt., Ltd. as its distribution partner in India.
Tim Wright December 15, 2009 || The Comex Group, through its Comex Industrial Coatings (CIC) business, is an integral part of the ongoing four phase rehabilitation project at the McDonald Observatory, a research unit of the University of Texas at Austin.
Tim Wright December 15, 2009 || After more than five years of effort promoting a model solution for post-consumer paint management, in July NPCA/FSCT was instrumental in passing the first-ever paint product stewardship law in the United States in the state of Oregon.