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Published October 21, 2014
 Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, presented its first “Axalta Mexico Science Award” at the State of Mexico’s Science and Engineering Fair sponsored by the Science and Technology C… Read More »
Published October 21, 2014
Gifted $5,000 to Case Western Reserve University's program Read More »
Published October 20, 2014
 Axalta Coating Systems has been awarded with the 2014 China Automobile and Parts Industry Development Innovation Award for Competitiveness in recognition of Axalta’s advanced coating systems. The awards are granted annually to manufacture… Read More »
Published October 20, 2014
Q-Lab Corporation announced that their laboratories in Homestead, Florida and Saarbrücken, Germany have offered contract testing services for automotive corrosion tests requiring relative humidity control. These tests include GMW 14872, SAE J233… Read More »
Published October 9, 2014
Eric Houze, Research Fellow at Axalta Coating Systems, and Bavand Keshavarz, a Ph.D. candidate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), presented the results of a joint research program on new rheological measurement technologies that ca… Read More »
Published September 30, 2014
 If you own a coatings company with a recognizable brand, a leading market position and an entrepeneurial management team with a growth culture, Quest Specialty Chemicals’ CEO Doug Mattscheck wants to talk to you. Quest has acquired 10 co… Read More »
By Charles W. Thurston, Latin America Correspondent
Published September 23, 2014
Mexico’s burgeoning automotive industry will, once again, be receiving billions of dollars in new OEM investment as the country climbs the world ranks of national auto production to seventh largest. As new OEMs establish themselves and existing… Read More »
Published August 25, 2014
Nicolae Bordeanu has joined Sika Automotive USA,  transferring from Sika Automotive Switzerland. Bordeanu has worked as a project leader in research and development with Sika since 2008. Before joining Sika, he worked for three years as a projec… Read More »
Published August 12, 2014
Dr. Jingguo Shen, senior chemist at Axalta Coating Systems, presented research from an international collaboration on coating film formation at the 248th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting and Exposition in San Francisco, California.&nb… Read More »
Published August 1, 2014
This year’s BASF Coatings Color Collection 2014/2015 report, “Under the Radar,” predicts a new level of normality is coming as North America bounces back from the recession and society embraces the unpretentious beauty of the &ldquo… Read More »
Published July 24, 2014
BASF Shanghai Coatings Co., Ltd.  inaugurated its new automotive coatings plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai, China. The expansion of its automotive coatings production capacity with an investment of around €50 million… Read More »
Published July 23, 2014
BASF Automotive Refinish will exhibit and present its latest products and processes at the 2014 International Autobody Congress and Exposition Expo & Conference (NACE / CARS) – the largest North American conference and exhibition dedicated… Read More »
Published July 11, 2014
PPG Industries  provided all coatings products for contestants in the Auto Body Painting Contest portion of the 2014 “Chevrolet Cup” National Automotive Application and Repair Skills Competition. This is the sixth consecutive year PP… Read More »
Published July 10, 2014
The designers at BASF’s Coatings division have published their automotive color trends for 2014/2015. With their collection entitled “Under the Radar,” new color ranges are appearing on the trend radar. The development of special ef… Read More »
Distribution Strategy Specialist - Automotive Refinish
Published June 19, 2014
BASF is the world’s leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Read More »
Published June 13, 2014
Momentive Performance Materials (MPM) has announced the opening of its new automotive glazing coating facility in Leverkusen, Germany. The first of its kind, the new facility will enable original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to test Momentive's… Read More »
Field Technical Service Rep II - Automotive Coatings
Published June 4, 2014
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Supports the sales of BASF products and services at the site by monitoring the use of products in customer’s applications, responding to customer requirements, and enforcing product quality/performance specifications.… Read More »
Account Representative - Automotive Refinish Paint (Orlando)
Published May 29, 2014
We’re looking for an Account Representative who will work with automotive refinish paint customers to grow our market share . In return for innovating and pushing yourself and your team to be the best every day, you’ll have your accomplishments recognized and rewarded, you’ll get amazing growth opportunities, and you’ll know firsthand what it feels like to be surrounded by a global network of other brilliant colleagues. Read More »
Account Representative - Automotive Refinish Paint (Virginia)
Published May 29, 2014
We’re looking for an Account Representative who will work with automotive refinish paint customers to grow our market share . In return for innovating and pushing yourself and your team to be the best every day, you’ll have your accomplishments recognized and rewarded, you’ll get amazing growth opportunities, and you’ll know firsthand what it feels like to be surrounded by a global network of other brilliant colleagues. Read More »
Technical Quality Assurance Manager - Automotive Coatings
Published May 22, 2014
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Read More »
Published May 13, 2014
Dr. Thimo Lothert from Axalta Coating Systems spoke at the Car Body Coating Intensive 2014 conference, in Leipzig, Germany. He presented insights into the challenges and complexities associated with plastic coatings in the automotive industry. With a… Read More »
Published May 5, 2014
BASF has invested €2.5 million in its Demarchi coatings site, located in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, to expand its capacity to service Brazil’s automotive industry with waterborne automotive coatings. The goal is to meet market… Read More »
Manager OEM and Industry Relations - Automotive Coatings
Published May 5, 2014
BASF is the world’s leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Read More »
Field Technical Service Representative - Automotive Coatings
Published May 5, 2014
BASF is the world’s leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Read More »
Published April 29, 2014
BASF  was named a 2014 Automotive News Premier Automotive Suppliers’ Contribution to Excellence  (PACE)  Award winner in the product category for the Ultramid  A3L polyamide resin. The mold-in-color high touch, high gloss bl… Read More »
Published April 16, 2014
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Automotive Coatings, Adhesives, and Sealants market will grow at a CAGR of 5.59 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing demand for vari… Read More »
Published April 16, 2014
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Automotive Coatings, Adhesives, and Sealants market will grow at a CAGR of 5.59 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing demand for variou… Read More »
Published April 14, 2014
 BASF has invested €2.5 million in its Demarchi coatings site, located in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, to expand its capacity to service Brazil’s automotive industry with waterborne automotive coatings. The goal is to meet… Read More »
Published April 1, 2014
PPG Industries announced plans to invest more than $27 million in its San Juan del Rio, Queretaro, Mexico, coatings manufacturing facility. The expansion project will add four new buildings to the current complex, representing approximately 100,000… Read More »
Published March 28, 2014
Axalta Coating Systems, one of the leading global suppliers of liquid and powder coatings, introduced its next generation waterborne basecoat Cromax Pro in India. Cromax Pro, a part of the Cromax family of products, features advanced waterborne autom… Read More »
The 41st Annual Waterborne Symposium
By Kerry Pianoforte, Editor
Published March 24, 2014
This year’s event featured a panel discussion on automotive coatings. Read More »
The Automotive OEM Coatings Market
By Kerry Pianoforte, Editor
Published March 24, 2014
Globally auto builds are increasing, which bodes well for automotive OEM coatings manufacturers. Read More »
By Charles Thurston, Latin America Correspondent
Published March 24, 2014
A record for 2013 production by Brazil’s automotive industry is encouraging billions of dollars of new OEM investment in the country. Read More »
Published March 24, 2014
Butanol and its derivatives are important ingredients of many paints and varnishes. While the use of solvent has, in general, declined due to a shift towards water-borne paints and varnishes, products based on butanol can also be used as coupling age… Read More »
Published March 24, 2014
As the April issue goes to press the Coatings World team is making our final preparations for the trip to the American Coatings Show (ACS), which will be held April 7-10 in Atlanta, Georgia. We are excited to attend this biennial event, as it has gro… Read More »
Published March 24, 2014
BASF recently broke ground on a new resin and electrocoat (e-coat) plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai. With its operation scheduled to commence in the second half of 2015, the plant will help to address the increasing demand for… Read More »
Published March 14, 2014
PPG Automotive Refinish has recognized Colors Edge, Inc., as its 2014 Platinum Distributor of the Year. Bob Wenzinger, director of the PPG Platinum Distributor program, announced the honor at the annual PPG Platinum Distributor Conference held Februa… Read More »
Published March 13, 2014
Evonik Industries is paving the way for a new technology whose applications include automotive finishes that are more scratchresistant than ever before. The specialty chemicals company has developed an industrial-scale method for producing silanemodi… Read More »
Published March 13, 2014
PPG Automotive Refinish has unveiled its 2014 distributor training schedule. Consisting of more than 30 classes across 12 critical business areas, the training is designed for owners, managers, sales staff and other key personnel involved in the oper… Read More »
Published March 7, 2014
PPG Industries has formed an agreement between the commercial coatings group of its automotive refinish business and Van Nay, LLC, to expand the line of ECK corrosion-prevention products that PPG distributes. PPG now offers the full line of ECK produ… Read More »
Published March 6, 2014
Axalta Coating Systems recently announced a commitment to invest $60 million in Wuppertal, Germany to build a next-generation facility that will expand capacity to produce waterborne industrial coatings. Production at the new operations center is exp… Read More »
Published March 6, 2014
BASF broke ground today on a new resin and electrocoat (e-coat) plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai. With its operation scheduled to commence in the second half of 2015, the plant will help to address the increasing demand for hi… Read More »
Published March 4, 2014
Renowned custom car painter and builder Bobby Alloway has begun a series of appearances at some of the nation’s foremost custom car shows to display his work and promote PPG Automotive Refinish products. Alloway is transporting several of his v… Read More »
Published March 2, 2014
Coatings World has always been a supporter of the academic side of the paint and coatings industry. As such we make it a point of attending as many education-related events as we can.  One event that we never miss is the Waterborne, High-Solids… Read More »
Published February 21, 2014
BASF's Coatings division inaugurated its new Glasurit Refinish Competence Centre (RCC) at its Wetherill Park site, NSW. The new RCC is a training facility and marketing platform which will be used as an education and demonstration center for tech… Read More »
Published February 20, 2014
Uni-Select Inc., a distributor of replacement parts and paint products for motor vehicles in North America, announced that its subsidiary FinishMaster, Inc. completed the acquisition of the assets of Metro Paint Supplies Group, which includes the ass… Read More »
Published February 14, 2014
BASF's Coatings division inaugurated its new Glasurit Refinish Competence Centre (RCC) at its Wetherill Park site, NSW. The new RCC is a training facility and marketing platform which will be used as an education and demonstration center for tech… Read More »
Published February 7, 2014
Heubach has launched a new and innovative production line for complex inorganic colored pigments (CICPs) in Germany that combines outstanding productivity and flexibility.   This new production line enables the production of chrome rutile y… Read More »
Published February 7, 2014
Easterby Trailers, in partnership with HMG Paints Ltd. and Supertune Automotive Ltd., recently exhibited a dark green, metallic, 12-ton trailer at the LAMMA Show and Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show to kick off 2014 in sparkling fashion. The pr… Read More »
Published February 5, 2014
Axalta Coating Systems will begin the next phase of construction to significantly expand its waterborne production capacity at the company’s operations in Guarulhos, Brazil. The 2014 construction represents the third year of a $32 million inves… Read More »



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