• Industrial Nanotech receives first major order from China

    Tim Wright December 9, 2008
    || Industrial Nanotech receives first major order from China

  • Exousia receives initial supply order for Bohai Ship Building

    Tim Wright December 9, 2008
    || Exousia receives initial supply order for Bohai Ship Building

  • Henkel closes four adhesives plants in Europe

    Tim Wright December 8, 2008
    || Henkel closes four adhesives plants in Europe

  • AkzoNobel acquires minority shareholding in coil coatings JV

    Tim Wright December 8, 2008
    || AkzoNobel acquires minority shareholding in coil coatings JV

  • AkzoNobel completes REACH registration

    Tim Wright December 5, 2008
    || AkzoNobel completes REACH registration

  • International Paint, Kazakhstan working

    December 4, 2008
    || International Paint LLC, an AkzoNobel company, and one of the world’s leading providers of high-performance and fire protection coatings, is the first coatings manufacturer to sponsor the NACE Coatings Inspector Program-Level I course for key c…

  • BASF introduces waterborne basecoats in Romania

    December 4, 2008
    || BASF introduces waterborne basecoats in Romania BASF Coatings has introduced waterborne basecoats in Romania. BASF Coatings’ waterborne basecoat technology is used to coat carmaker Dacia’s Logan and new Sandero models, which are produce…

  • Durr and Ford Sign Agreement

    December 4, 2008
    || Dürr and Ford sign agreement Dürr and automaker Ford are further expanding their collaboration in the area of painting systems. For that purpose, the two companies signed a framework agreement giving Dürr the status of an aligned busi…

  • Erkki Jarvinen is new

    December 4, 2008
    || Erkki Järvinen is new president and CEO of Tikkurila Erkki Järvinen has been appointed president and CEO of Tikkurila Oy. He is currently working as president and CEO of Rautakirja Corporation, which belongs to Sanoma Oyj. He has held the…

  • Erkki Jarvinen is new

    December 4, 2008
    || Erkki Järvinen is new president and CEO of Tikkurila Erkki Järvinen has been appointed president and CEO of Tikkurila Oy. He is currently working as president and CEO of Rautakirja Corporation, which belongs to Sanoma Oyj. He has held the…

  • DuPont opens

    December 4, 2008
    || DuPont opens office in Abu Dhabi DuPont has opened its second office in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), focusing specifically on strengthening the company’s relationships with the oil and gas industry. Additional markets include building and…

  • Durr and Henkel cooperate

    December 4, 2008
    || Dürr and Henkel cooperate on dip coating technology Henkel and Dürr have joined together to further develop Henkel’s patented Aquence technology, an autophoretic dip coating process that needs no heavy metals whatever and thus reduce…

  • Qioptiq Group completes

    December 4, 2008
    || Qioptiq Group completes sale of coatings business Qioptiq, an international designer and manufacturer of optical solutions, has completed the sale of its Plymouth, UK-based coatings business. In a management buyout, the team, led by Ian Moyes, has…

  • Colorcon opens new technology center

    December 4, 2008
    || Colorcon opens new technology center Colorcon, a formulator of a wide range of film coating products and other excipients for the pharmaceutical industry, has opened its new Western Region Technology Center in Irvine, CA. This new facility will feat…

  • TexCote's Coolwall chosen

    December 4, 2008
    || TexCote’s Coolwall chosen to modernize USCIS building TexCote has applied its Coolwall patented energy-saving exterior coating to the new U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services immigration buildings in South Florida. The application of th…