• Charles E. Bennett receives NPCA's Heckel Award

    Jason Lawton October 29, 2007
    || During the honors luncheon of its 120th annual meeting, NPCA presented Charles E. Bennett, CEO of Cook Composites and Polymers, with the George Baugh Heckel Award, the association's highest honor. Bennett has spent much of his life devoted to the…

  • Tikkurila companies to merge

    Tim Wright October 25, 2007
    || Tikkurila companies to merge

  • Atlantic Coatings, Xiom form JV

    Tim Wright October 24, 2007
    || Atlantic Coatings, Xiom form JV

  • PPG reports record 3Q Sales

    Tim Wright October 24, 2007
    || PPG reports record 3Q Sales

  • DuPont Titanium appoints marketing: Peter O'Sullivan

    October 18, 2007
    || DuPont Titanium Technologies has named Peter O’Sullivan global marketing leader. O’Sullivan and his team will set the strategic direction for the coatings, paper and plastics global offering including product development and marketi…

  • tnemec appoints : Doug Hansen

    October 18, 2007
    || Tnemec Company, Inc. has named Doug Hansen director of sales, water tank market. In his new position he will be responsible for managing the business for customer service, product line enhancements and incremental growth. Previously, Hansen served as…

  • Bayer MaterialScience appoints nara director risk management : Nara

    October 18, 2007
    || In her new position Nara’s responsibilities will include developing and executing local documentation and control objectives, directing efficiency control testing for SOX compliance and certification and managing internal audits for the legal e…

  • Troy appoints ford : Philip Ford

    October 18, 2007
    || Troy appoints ford director wood protection Philip Ford has joined Troy Corp. as director, wood protection. He will report to Don Shaw, vice president, development. In his role, Ford will lead all aspects of Troy wood business group worldwide. He…

  • Silberline Makes two: Parfait Jean Marie Likibi

    October 18, 2007
    || Silberline Makes two new appointments Silberline has appointed Parfait Jean Marie Likibi chief technology officer, global technology at its corporate and R&D facilities. Prior to joining Silberline, Likibi held the position of high perfor…

  • Metokote names : Richard Pettibone

    October 18, 2007
    || Metokote names new vice president MetoKote has appointed Richard Pettibone vice president of engineering. His responsibilities include research and development of coating system technologies, engineering, fabrication and installation of coating sy…

  • Line-X names boeke VP : David Boeke

    October 18, 2007
    || Line-X names boeke VP franchise development Line-X Franchise Development Corp. has appointed David Boeke vice president of franchise development. In his new role, Boeke will be responsible for domestic and international franchise system expansion…

  • Huntsman appoints cruz : Claire Cruz

    October 18, 2007
    || Huntsman appoints cruz global market manager Huntsman Corp. has appointed Claire Cruz global market manager, performance specialties, coatings, polymers and resins. Her focus will be on the epoxy and polyurea markets. Cruz joins Huntsman fro…

  • Riddle appointed : Doni Riddle

    October 18, 2007
    || Riddle appointed president of SSPC The Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) has announced that Doni Riddle, vice president and director of industrial and marine marketing for the Sherwin-Williams Company, has taken over as the president of…

  • Largest tanker coated with

    October 18, 2007
    || International Paint Ltd. has completed coating one of the world’s largest crude oil carriers, the 442,500 dwt V-Plus TI Africa. Owned and operated by Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG), the 2002 Korean built vessel, is one of four sister s…

  • OAO TMK acquires pipe coating producer OOO Truboplast

    October 18, 2007
    || OAO TMK, one of the world’s largest oil and gas pipe producers, reached an agreement to acquire 100% of share capital in OOO Truboplast. The consolidation of Truboplast into TMK’s structure is planned to be completed by the end of 2007. O…