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Published November 3, 2005
Lord Corporation, manufacturer of MetalJacket coatings, has added two new custom coaters to its team. The coaters—The Finishing Company and AquaArmor Tech­nologies—were brought onboard by Lord Corporation to help meet the growing dema… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Tego Coating & Ink Additives has introduced Tego Airex 940. Designed to eliminate micro and macro foam in flexible floor coatings and wood coatings, Tego Airex 940 is suitable for clear and pigmented epoxy, polyurethane and UV systems. Pigmented… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
ELEMENTIS SPECIALTIES NAMES FRENCH COO, HIRES SALES REP William J. French has been appointed chief operating officer for Elementis Specialties. French previously held the position of vice president of Elementis Specialties’ coatings,… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Juan Carlos Ordoñez has been named vice president, BASF Automotive Refinish Solutions business unit in North America. In his new position, Ordoñez will be responsible for all aspects of BASF’s automotive refinish coatin… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Thomas E. Hill Receives 2005 FSCT Heckel Award The FSCT has awarded FSCT past-president Thomas E. Hill, president and CEO of The Coatings Alliance, the 2005 recipient of the organization’s highest honor—the George Baugh Heckel Award. P… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Angus SterLington, LA Site Expansion Complete, Facility Not Affected by Hurricanes The Angus Chemical Co. recently announced the completion of a multi-million dollar investment project at its Sterlington, LA site. The company added additional volum… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
CPMA issues Call For Papers The Color Pigments Manufacturers Association, Inc. (CPMA) is now accepting abstracts for papers to be presented at its 2006 CPMA International conference, “Color Pigments 2006—a Global Perspective,” to b… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Paint & Coatings Makers Raise Prices Rising energy costs are cited as key reasons for recent price hikes announced by major coatins firms. DuPont Performance Coatings has increased prices for all of its products in response to increasing co… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
EPA Reaches Agreement With Ford Motor Company To Reinvestigate New Jersey Site The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reached an agreement with the Ford Motor Company, requiring Ford to reevaluate the extent of contamination remaining… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Glasurit Paints Will Be Used To Coat Honda Formula One Racing Cars BASF Coatings’ Automotive Re­finish/Commercial Transport Co­atings Solutions unit and the BAR Honda Formula One team will continue their collaboration through a new… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Sico Acquires Mills Paint Sales, Consolidates Its Presence In Western Canada Sico, Inc., has acquired, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Bétonel Ltée, all shares of Mills Paint Sales Ltd., an architectural paint manufacturet based i… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
BASF Acquires Coil Coatings Business of Rhenania Coatings GmbH BASF Coatings will acquire the coil coatings business of Rhenania Coatings GmbH, further extending its position in the European coil coating market. Subject to approval by the regula… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Tikkurila Launches New UV Curing Method Tikkurila Coatings Oy has developed what it calls an economical ultraviolet light (UV) curing coating method for chairs and other three-dimensional (3D) components. It can be used as a replacement for existi… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Altana Acquires Kelstar International Kelstar International, a manufacturer of specialty aqueous coatings, UV coatings and pressroom chemistry for graphic arts in North America, has been acquired by Altana Chemie/Altana Coatings & Sealants, a… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Nerolac Inks Deal With Kansai Indian paint manufacturer Goodlass Nerolac has reportedly formed a joint venture with Kansai Paint to acquire the paint operations of a Malaysian coatings firm. According to an online report from Business Standard, Ner… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
CI Dulux Opens Decorator Center In UAE Dulux has opened its seventh Dulux Decorator Center (DDC) retail outlet in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The new center is located in Abu Dhabi. The first of its kind in the UAE, the center offers a wide… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Lord Corporation, manufacturer of MetalJacket coatings, has added two new custom coaters to its team. The coaters—The Finishing Company and AquaArmor Tech­nologies—were brought onboard by Lord Corporation to help meet the growing dema… Read More »
Published November 3, 2005
Sherwin-Williams’ second quarter net sales rose 21.5% to $1.97 billion and six-month sales jumped 19.3% to $3.5 billion. The sales gains were due primarily to strong performance by stores open for more than 12 calendar months, acquisitions in t… Read More »
By Christine Esposito
Published November 2, 2005
Earth 911, a U.S. portal for local environmental information, has joined with the National Paint and Coatings Association (NPCA) and the Product Stewardship Institute, Inc. (PSI) to launch the Paint Wise a consumer information portal, that  prov… Read More »
Published November 2, 2005
Our fourth annual R&D salary survey goes beyond "what's in your wallet" to "what's on your mind." Read More »
By Sean Milmo
Published November 2, 2005
Cheaper sources of raw materials are sought as oil prices continue to rise. Read More »
POS Tinting, Coloring and Dispensing Technology
By Kerry Pianoforte
Published November 2, 2005
The goal is to keep sophisticated machinery user-friendly and guarantee repeatability and accuracy in color delivery. Read More »
Fourth Annual R&D Salary Survey
By Christine Canning Esposito
Published November 2, 2005
Our annual look at what's on the minds and in the wallets of R&D staffers in the global coatings industry. Read More »
By Christine Esposito
Published October 25, 2005
Thomas C. Osborne,  CEO of Tnemec and outgoing chairman of the National Paint and Coatings Association (NPCA), was presented with the 2005 NPCA George Baugh Heckel award. The award -- which is kept secret until its presentation--is NPCA&rsqu… Read More »
By Christine Esposito
Published October 20, 2005
Akzo Nobel has acquired a 60% percent share in Egypt’s leading powder coatings  manufacturer, Coatech For Chemical Industries SAE. The new joint venture company will be renamed Akzo Nobel Powder Coatings SAE and will operate from Coatech&r… Read More »
By Christine Esposito
Published October 19, 2005
Tikkurila has signed an agreement to sell its coil coating business—which had sales of approximately €15 million in 2004—to Teknos Group Oy.  Financial details were not released. The business will be transferred to a new com… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BUNGE APPOINTS GLOBAL PRODUCT MANAGER Bunge Fertilizantes has appointed Gilmar Pinheiro to help launch Biphor, a white pigment used in paint, coatings and allied products. As global product manager, Pinheiro will provide for the development of… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
JACOBS NAMED PRESIDENT OF AUSTRALIAN PAINT MANUFACTURERS’ FEDERATION Graeme Jacobs, CEO of Dulux Australia, was elected president of the Australian Paint Manufacturers Federation. Vice presidents are John Nolan of Wattyl and Garth Smart… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
INTERNATIONAL PAINT HIRES SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER International Paint has hired Chuck Bacha to serve as its senior account executive for the southeastern U.S. A coatings industry veteran for more than 20 years, Bach… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
Ilpo Jousimaa was appointed president of Tikkurila Coatings Oy. Previously, Jousimaa served as vice president of Tikkurila Oy. Effective Nov. 1, Tapio Saarela will serve as president of the Polish subsidiary TBD S.A., located in Debica. His pr… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
POLYONE INTRODUCES POLYMER COATINGS SYSTEMS BUSINESS UNIT PolyOne Corp. has unveiled Polymer Coating Systems (PCS), the new name of its business unit that custom formulates and manufactures liquid polymer coatings and additives. With manufactur… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
MICHELMAN UNVEILS NEW BRAND IDENTITY Michelman, a manufacturer of waterbased coatings for paperboard and performance- enhancing additives for industrial applications, has unveiled a new brand identity, corporate tagline and marketing campaign.… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BASF RECEIVES PRODUCT LEADERSHIP OF THE YEAR AWARD Frost and Sullivan has given its 2005 Product Leadership of the Year award to BASF for developing a new pellet form of triphenylphosphine (TPP), which is used in a variety o applications, incl… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
Reichhold has reached an agreement with Dainippon Ink and Chemicals, Inc. (DIC) for a management buyout. Reichhold has been a wholly owned subsidiary of DIC since 1987. DIC had planned a restructuring of the company and concluded that the sale… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
Tego Offers Zero-VOC Siloxane-Based Surfactant Tego Coating and Ink Additives has introduced Tego Twin 4000, a zero-VOC siloxane-based surfactant combining excellent substrate wetting and good defoaming properties. Designed specifically for water-b… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
ACE HARDWARE AND JOHN MADDEN REMAIN TEAMMATES John Madden and Ace Hardware will remain advertising teammates into the next decade. Ace has renewed its contract with the legendary football coach and TV analyst for six additional years. Madden will… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
ASIAN COATING SALES VALUED AT $20.5 BILLION IN 2004 According to a new study by Kusumgar, Nerlfi & Growney, Asian coating consumption surged to 7.9 MM metric tons (MT) with a sales value of $20.5 billion in 2004. An eight percent annual gr… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
REACH $3.4 BILLION IN 2009 Demand in the U.S. for color pigments, including inorganic, organic and specialty types, is forecast to increase 5.2% per year to $3.4 billion in 2009, driven by above average gains in high-performance organic pigment… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
International Paint Japan (IPJ) has been awarded its first newbuilding contract for the supply of coatings for two Medmax LNG ships. The 75,500 cbm ships, to be built at Universal Shipbuilding Corporation’s Tsu works, are scheduled for deliv… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
CORUS PACKAGING PLUS, VALSPAR FORM ALLIANCE Corus Packaging Plus and Valspar have formed a joint polymer coatings development program, with the main objective being of expanding Corus’ Protact polymer-coated steel business and providing… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE ACQUIRES POLYTHANE SYSTEMS Bayer MaterialScience LLC has acquired Polythane Systems, Inc. (PSI), a supplier of spray polyurethane foam roofing systems in the U.S. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Bay… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BARLOWORLD ACQUIRES MIDAS PAINTS OF SOUTH AFRICA Barloworld has acquired Midas Paints Limited for approximately $6.3 million. The company sells Earthcote, a premium range of wall coatings through 34 franchised stores in South Africa. Midas wil… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BASF ACCREDITED BY COOL ROOF RATING COUNCIL The Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) has named BASF as an accredited manufacturer testing laboratory (AMTL). This designation means that BASF is accredited to test and certify the radiative properties… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
AKZO NOBEL EXPANDS CHINESE COATINGS ACTIVITIES Akzo Nobel has reinforced its commitment to becoming China’s top coatings company by signing an agreement to acquire the coatings activities of Guangzhou Toide Manufacturing Co. Currently ra… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
LOWE’S EXPANDS INTO CANADA Lowe’s Companies, Inc., has unveiled an aggressive plan to expand into Canada. The Mooresville, NC-based retailer expects to open its first Canadian stores in Toronto in 2007. Initially, Lowe’s plans… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
International Paint has announced the successful completion of the first Intersleek foul release coating newbuilding application in Korea. Pioneered by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in South Korea and International Paint K… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
Tego Offers Zero-VOC Siloxane-Based Surfactant Tego Coating and Ink Additives has introduced Tego Twin 4000, a zero-VOC siloxane-based surfactant combining excellent substrate wetting and good defoaming properties. Designed specifically for water-b… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
BUNGE APPOINTS GLOBAL PRODUCT MANAGER Bunge Fertilizantes has appointed Gilmar Pinheiro to help launch Biphor, a white pigment used in paint, coatings and allied products. As global product manager, Pinheiro will provide for the development of… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
JACOBS NAMED PRESIDENT OF AUSTRALIAN PAINT MANUFACTURERS’ FEDERATION Graeme Jacobs, CEO of Dulux Australia, was elected president of the Australian Paint Manufacturers Federation. Vice presidents are John Nolan of Wattyl and Garth Smart… Read More »
Published October 14, 2005
INTERNATIONAL PAINT HIRES SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER International Paint has hired Chuck Bacha to serve as its senior account executive for the southeastern U.S. A coatings industry veteran for more than 20 years, Bach… Read More »



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