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Published February 11, 2009
Glasurit receives worldwide approval from Volvo Automaker Volvo has now approved Glasurit 90 Line paints for its authorized dealers and bodyshops throughout the world. Glasurit is a BASF Coatings’ paint brand. The engineers at Volvo tested the… Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published February 2, 2009
The troubling trend of revenue loss continues to plague the paint and coatings industry as the U.S. economy deteriorates rapidly. In 2008 2.6 million job losses were reported. With more layoffs coming this will certainly further deepen the recession… Read More »
CHINACOAT 2008 Review
By Tim Wright
Published February 2, 2009
CHINACOAT 2008 in Guangzhou continued to receive encouraging support from domestic and international visitors. A total of 742 exhibitors gathered to greet the 2,367 international visitors and 21,488 domestic visitors. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 29, 2009
BASF Coatings receives award from Mercedes-Benz in Brazil Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 19, 2009
PPG posts record fourth quarter Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 15, 2009
BASF to close its Belvidere, NJ manufacturing site Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 15, 2009
PPG appoints Niekamp VP of automotive coatings Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
Rohm and Haas introduces adhesives for Protective films Rohm and Haas has extended its line of environmentally advanced Robond adhesives with the addition of the new Robond PS-1000 series of aqueous acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesives for protective… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
Conformal Coatings for Electronics will be Worth $9.1 Billion in 2013 According to a new technical market research report—Conformal Coatings in the Global Electronics Industry—from BCC Research, the global market for conformal coating t… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
DuPont Refinish Introduces ‘Go Pro’ Virtual Bodyshop DuPont Refinish recently introduced “Go Pro,” a virtual bodyshop aimed at informing bodyshops on how to increase productivity in all business areas. It shows how DuPont Ref… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
BASF reduces production worldwide BASF is temporarily shutting down approximately 80 plants worldwide. In addition, BASF is reducing production at approximately 100 plants. Worldwide, approximately 20,000 employees will be affected by the production… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
PPG’s automotive refinish business recently awarded the 2008 PPG Hot Wheels Spectraflame Paint Your Ride Contest trophy Nov. 5, at its exhibit booth for the annual SEMA show in Las Vegas. Larry Wood, Mattel, Inc., Hot Wheels chief designer, pre… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
Rohm and Haas introduces adhesives for Protective films Rohm and Haas has extended its line of environmentally advanced Robond adhesives with the addition of the new Robond PS-1000 series of aqueous acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesives for protective… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
Conformal Coatings for Electronics will be Worth $9.1 Billion in 2013 According to a new technical market research report—Conformal Coatings in the Global Electronics Industry—from BCC Research, the global market for conformal coating t… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
DuPont Refinish Introduces ‘Go Pro’ Virtual Bodyshop DuPont Refinish recently introduced “Go Pro,” a virtual bodyshop aimed at informing bodyshops on how to increase productivity in all business areas. It shows how DuPont Ref… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
BASF reduces production worldwide BASF is temporarily shutting down approximately 80 plants worldwide. In addition, BASF is reducing production at approximately 100 plants. Worldwide, approximately 20,000 employees will be affected by the production… Read More »
Published January 12, 2009
PPG’s automotive refinish business recently awarded the 2008 PPG Hot Wheels Spectraflame Paint Your Ride Contest trophy Nov. 5, at its exhibit booth for the annual SEMA show in Las Vegas. Larry Wood, Mattel, Inc., Hot Wheels chief designer, pre… Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 8, 2009
Cars and homes aren't selling well, which means neither are paints and coatings. That's been the story since the second half of 2008 when the subprime mess caused a steep drop in the U.S. housing market, sending the U.S. economy with the rest of the… Read More »
By Phil Phillips
Published January 8, 2009
An up close, personal look at the automotive mess the U.S. is in. Read More »
Additives Market Update
By Kerry Pianoforte
Published January 8, 2009
Suppliers discuss the effects of the bad economy on the additives market. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published January 8, 2009
For this year's annual pigments market update, Coatings World asked a panel of experts to address key issues facing the market including the economy, new technology and strategies for moving forward in 2009. The panel is made up of individuals from some of the world's largest and most diverse pigment suppliers including BASF, Ciba, Clariant, Heucotech, Sun Chemical and Toyo Ink. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published December 12, 2008
BASF expands coatings business in ASEAN Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
Martin Wulle became the new managing director of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG, with headquarters in Oldenburg, Germany and head of BASF’s architectural coatings for Europe. Prior to this, Wulle was head of BASF Coatings Services GmbH Germa… Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
Sun Chemical has introduced Palomar Delta Blue 60, a new durable reddish blue high performance pigment for automotive coatings. By virtue of the pigment’s reddish blue shade, compared with conventional Blue 60, up to 50% of the pigmentation in… Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
PPG growth continues in 3Q PPG reported record sales for the third quarter of $4.2 billion, surpassing the prior year’s third quarter results by 37%. Third quarter reported net income was $117 million. Performance Coatings segment sales in th… Read More »
Published 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… Read More »
Published 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… Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
Sun Chemical has introduced Palomar Delta Blue 60, a new durable reddish blue high performance pigment for automotive coatings. By virtue of the pigment’s reddish blue shade, compared with conventional Blue 60, up to 50% of the pigmentation in… Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
Martin Wulle became the new managing director of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG, with headquarters in Oldenburg, Germany and head of BASF’s architectural coatings for Europe. Prior to this, Wulle was head of BASF Coatings Services GmbH Germa… Read More »
Published 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… Read More »
Published 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… Read More »
Published December 4, 2008
PPG growth continues in 3Q PPG reported record sales for the third quarter of $4.2 billion, surpassing the prior year’s third quarter results by 37%. Third quarter reported net income was $117 million. Performance Coatings segment sales in th… Read More »
By Charles W. Thurston
Published December 3, 2008
AkzoNobel's operations in Brazil continue to post positive growth figures. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published December 1, 2008
BASF reduces production worldwide Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
BASF has appointed Juan Carlos Ordonez group vice president, coatings, in North America. He is based in Southfield, MI. Ordonez joined BASF South America in 1982. Since then he has served in a variety of management roles with increasing responsibilit… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment Ciba has launched Xymara Fireball, a versatile “color-travel” effect pigment. Ciba Xymara Fireball combines unique effects and shade depth with excellent technical properties, according to th… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
Coatings Company to Expand in Northeast Indiana Nu-Tec Coatings, a provider of custom dip, liquid and powder coatings to companies across the Midwest U.S., plans to expand its production operations in Indiana, creating 35 new jobs by 2011. The three… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
PPG wins R&D 100 Awards for two green innovations PPG has earned two 2008 R&D 100 Awards for its Green Logic paint detackifier and Zircobond pretreatment technology. The awards, bestowed annually by R&D Magazine, recognize the 100 most t… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
PPG has acquired a private automotive coatings business in China. Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
3M has completed its acquisition of Meguiars Inc., which manufactures the Meguiars brand of car care products for cleaning and protecting automotive surfaces. Meguiars products include waxes, polishes, cleaners, conditioners and protectants. 3M&rsquo… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
AkzoNobel has signed a global contract with Volvo Car Corporation to supply their dealer network with its Sikkens products. This makes AkzoNobel Sikkens one of the preferred suppliers listed in Volvo’s new VIDA (Volvo Information & Diagnost… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment Ciba has launched Xymara Fireball, a versatile “color-travel” effect pigment. Ciba Xymara Fireball combines unique effects and shade depth with excellent technical properties, according to th… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
BASF has appointed Juan Carlos Ordonez group vice president, coatings, in North America. He is based in Southfield, MI. Ordonez joined BASF South America in 1982. Since then he has served in a variety of management roles with increasing responsibilit… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
Coatings Company to Expand in Northeast Indiana Nu-Tec Coatings, a provider of custom dip, liquid and powder coatings to companies across the Midwest U.S., plans to expand its production operations in Indiana, creating 35 new jobs by 2011. The three… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
PPG wins R&D 100 Awards for two green innovations PPG has earned two 2008 R&D 100 Awards for its Green Logic paint detackifier and Zircobond pretreatment technology. The awards, bestowed annually by R&D Magazine, recognize the 100 most t… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
PPG has acquired a private automotive coatings business in China. Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
3M has completed its acquisition of Meguiars Inc., which manufactures the Meguiars brand of car care products for cleaning and protecting automotive surfaces. Meguiars products include waxes, polishes, cleaners, conditioners and protectants. 3M&rsquo… Read More »
Published November 14, 2008
AkzoNobel has signed a global contract with Volvo Car Corporation to supply their dealer network with its Sikkens products. This makes AkzoNobel Sikkens one of the preferred suppliers listed in Volvo’s new VIDA (Volvo Information & Diagnost… Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published November 11, 2008
Dürr and Henkel cooperate on innovative dip coating technology Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published November 6, 2008
BASF launches Foose Signature Colors in R-M Diamont Read More »



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