Welcome Guest to Coatings World    Login || Register
Last Updated Wednesday, July 1 2015
Print

Search Results for 'KN'

Search For:
Refine by Dates:
From: To:
Past 7 Days        Past 30 Days
Refine By Content:

Search Results:

Published March 15, 2011
New Zealand firms collaborate to develop waterborne paints from sustainable raw materials Industrial Research Ltd. (IRL), the only Crown Research Institute mandated to support New Zealand industry, and paint manufacturer Resene have joined together o… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
BASF Coatings’ automotive refinish products were approved by BMW for 30 countries across the globe. This means that BMW recommends the paint manufacturer for its bodyshops and dealers. The two companies are linked by a long-established cooperat… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
Valspar’s new Industrial Maintenance Product catalog offers a complete line of premium Valspar industrial paints including enamels, fluorescents and specialty paints such as traffic, zone marking, tractor and implement paints. Also featured ar… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
The National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus has recommended that The Sherwin-Williams Company, maker of the Harmony line of paints, modify or discontinue advertising claims that the Harmony paint line is complete… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
Valspar Corp. has bought a Brazilian manufacturer of powder coatings used in appliances, building products, transportation and other general industrial markets, the company announced Tuesday. Isocoat Tintas e Vernizes Ltda. serves customers in Brazil… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
International Paint Ltd. is set to initiate product price rises in response to spiraling global raw material costs. “During 2010 the cost of raw materials critical to the manufacture of both our marine and protective coatings product ranges inc… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
Whether for repairing damage to the finish, refinishing scratches or fulfilling customers’ needs for tuning jobs, professional bodyshops are in demand around the globe. Unfortunately, however, uniform quality standards are not yet in place ever… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
BASF is moving the manufacturing of its offshore subsea insulation PUR systems to Houston, Texas. The move brings BASF closer to its Gulf Coast subsea insulation customers, reduces delivery times and improves upon technical service and customer respo… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
AkzoNobel Powder Coatings Europe West will increase prices between 8.5 and 19 percent. This rise is in response to continued shortages in raw material supplies and the associated increase in raw material costs. Gordon MacLeman, managing director of P… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
Tikkurila has completed the selling of its powder coatings business. All shares in Tikkurila Powder Coatings, a Russian industrial coatings company, were transferred to Teknos Group Oy on January 26, 2011. The sales and purchase agreement was signed… Read More »
Published March 15, 2011
MicroBlend Inc. has entered the Latin American market with the installation of its paint dispensing systems in Sodimac stores in Colombia. Sodimac is the leading home improvement retailer in Latin America. They currently have 100 large format locatio… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Keco Coatings has acquired a second facility for the company’s high‐performance coating operation in Indianapolis, IN. Keco plans to invest $1 million in the facility and hire 50 employees by 2013. The new jobs will include engineering, manag… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
GMM Development Limited has opened a new manufacturing facility located in Ahmedabad, India. The new GMM India facility includes a technical development center, full-scale coatings production area, and offices for administration, sales and finance. T… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Helios Group has opened a car refinishing coatings center and a production plant for water-based coatings in Domzale, Slovenia. The coatings manufacturer also opened a center for metal coatings in Medvode, Slovenia. Helios invested €14 million i… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
AkzoNobel’s plan to accelerate growth and increase revenue in India to €1 billion within the next five years has been underlined by the official opening of a new industrial coatings plant near Bangalore. The facility, which will produce co… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Through its subsidiary The Euclid Chemical Company, RPM International Inc. has acquired PSI Packaging, Inc. (PSI), a producer of micro- and macro-fibers for the ready-mixed and pre-cast concrete market. With headquarters and manufacturing located in… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
BASF Future Business GmbH and Medi-Solve Coatings LLC have formed a collaboration in the field of antimicrobial coatings for catheters and other minimally invasive medical devices. This collaboration combines Medi-Solve’s proprietary AquaCoat c… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
The Chinese chemical consulting company CCM International Limited predicts China’s TiO2 prices will continue to increase throughout 2011. Though the domestic market slowed down at the start of winter, China’s TiO2 prices maintained stabi… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Keco Coatings has acquired a second facility for the company’s high‐performance coating operation in Indianapolis, IN. Keco plans to invest $1 million in the facility and hire 50 employees by 2013. The new jobs will include engineering, manag… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
GMM Development Limited has opened a new manufacturing facility located in Ahmedabad, India. The new GMM India facility includes a technical development center, full-scale coatings production area, and offices for administration, sales and finance. T… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Helios Group has opened a car refinishing coatings center and a production plant for water-based coatings in Domzale, Slovenia. The coatings manufacturer also opened a center for metal coatings in Medvode, Slovenia. Helios invested €14 million i… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
AkzoNobel’s plan to accelerate growth and increase revenue in India to €1 billion within the next five years has been underlined by the official opening of a new industrial coatings plant near Bangalore. The facility, which will produce co… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
Through its subsidiary The Euclid Chemical Company, RPM International Inc. has acquired PSI Packaging, Inc. (PSI), a producer of micro- and macro-fibers for the ready-mixed and pre-cast concrete market. With headquarters and manufacturing located in… Read More »
Published March 14, 2011
BASF Future Business GmbH and Medi-Solve Coatings LLC have formed a collaboration in the field of antimicrobial coatings for catheters and other minimally invasive medical devices. This collaboration combines Medi-Solve’s proprietary AquaCoat c… Read More »
Entropy Resins launches new Super Sap line of bio-derived epoxy systems
Published March 11, 2011
With its Super Sap line of bio-derived epoxy systems, Entropy Resins, a California-based materials company, is enabling a new generation of companies to create environmentally friendly yet high performance composite products. Over the past year, E… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Rust-Oleum has introduced Countertop Transformations, do-it-yourself (DIY) decorative coating system that can replicate the look of sought-after countertop materials like natural stone. The coating system eliminates the need to hire a contractor and… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Biocoat, Inc., has introduced HydroSleek, the newest member of the Hydak product line. Hydak HydroSleek coatings are based on a high molecular weight hyaluronic acid (HA). This technology has applications among a range of fields including ophthalmolo… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Honeywell Electronic Materials has expanded its line of Solarc anti-reflective coating materials to include a new formulation that allows for easier application and less material usage. The new product, called Honeywell Solarc RPV, is specifically de… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Bayer MaterialScience LLC has expanded the application of its Baymedix CL 100, a lubricious surface treatment for medical devices, to include the inner lumens of catheter-based devices. Bayer has demonstrated successful modification of the inner lume… Read More »
Valspar introduces Anti-Rust Armor
Published March 11, 2011
Valspar’s new Anti-Rust Armor is designed to deliver protection against rust, provide a smooth finish with high performance and durability. Anti-Rust Armor is available in an aerosol spray and quart, gallon and five gallon sizes, and comes in a… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
AkzoNobel, the world’s largest powder coating manufacturer, has a long history in the military market supplying products through its Aerospace division. The company’s powder coating division has now developed Interpon M1000 – AA0037… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Fire protection coatings manufacturer Leighs Paints has developed what it touts as a “one-product solution” that provides fire protection for up to 120 minutes. Two new coatings—Firetex FX1002 for onsite application and Firetex FX20… Read More »
Diamond Vogel introduces updated lineup of primers
Published March 11, 2011
Diamond Vogel Paint has introduced updated versions of its Acryl Prime, Mil Max and Pro Max primer product lines. The products are reported to offer fast recoat times and meet the requirements for U.S. Green Building Council LEED projects. The Acryl… Read More »
Jotun Paints launches Jotashield Extreme in the UAE
Published March 11, 2011
Jotun Paints has launched Jotashield Extreme, an exterior paint product, in the UAE in response to the growing demand for heat-reflective and eco-friendly paints in the country. Jotashield Extreme uses a revolutionary pigment and binder technology th… Read More »
Entropy Resins launches new Super Sap line of bio-derived epoxy systems
Published March 11, 2011
With its Super Sap line of bio-derived epoxy systems, Entropy Resins, a California-based materials company, is enabling a new generation of companies to create environmentally friendly yet high performance composite products. Over the past year, E… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Rust-Oleum has introduced Countertop Transformations, do-it-yourself (DIY) decorative coating system that can replicate the look of sought-after countertop materials like natural stone. The coating system eliminates the need to hire a contractor and… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Biocoat, Inc., has introduced HydroSleek, the newest member of the Hydak product line. Hydak HydroSleek coatings are based on a high molecular weight hyaluronic acid (HA). This technology has applications among a range of fields including ophthalmolo… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Honeywell Electronic Materials has expanded its line of Solarc anti-reflective coating materials to include a new formulation that allows for easier application and less material usage. The new product, called Honeywell Solarc RPV, is specifically de… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Bayer MaterialScience LLC has expanded the application of its Baymedix CL 100, a lubricious surface treatment for medical devices, to include the inner lumens of catheter-based devices. Bayer has demonstrated successful modification of the inner lume… Read More »
Valspar introduces Anti-Rust Armor
Published March 11, 2011
Valspar’s new Anti-Rust Armor is designed to deliver protection against rust, provide a smooth finish with high performance and durability. Anti-Rust Armor is available in an aerosol spray and quart, gallon and five gallon sizes, and comes in a… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
AkzoNobel, the world’s largest powder coating manufacturer, has a long history in the military market supplying products through its Aerospace division. The company’s powder coating division has now developed Interpon M1000 – AA0037… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
Fire protection coatings manufacturer Leighs Paints has developed what it touts as a “one-product solution” that provides fire protection for up to 120 minutes. Two new coatings—Firetex FX1002 for onsite application and Firetex FX20… Read More »
Diamond Vogel introduces updated lineup of primers
Published March 11, 2011
Diamond Vogel Paint has introduced updated versions of its Acryl Prime, Mil Max and Pro Max primer product lines. The products are reported to offer fast recoat times and meet the requirements for U.S. Green Building Council LEED projects. The Acryl… Read More »
Jotun Paints launches Jotashield Extreme in the UAE
Published March 11, 2011
Jotun Paints has launched Jotashield Extreme, an exterior paint product, in the UAE in response to the growing demand for heat-reflective and eco-friendly paints in the country. Jotashield Extreme uses a revolutionary pigment and binder technology th… Read More »
Published March 11, 2011
The United States and Europe represent major markets for wood preservative chemicals. The markets witnessed a decline in demand during 2008-2009, primarily because of the slump in the macro economy. However, the markets bottomed out of the recession… Read More »
Intellectual Property Protection
By Dan Watson
Published March 10, 2011
IP theft in China is a serious issue. Are American companies turning a blind eye to the IP theft issue due to the fact that they are making huge profits in China? Read More »
BASF Promotes Top Suvinil Marketer in Brazil
By Charles W. Thurston
Published March 10, 2011
One of Brazil’s top brands continues to grow under new leadership. Read More »
BASF Pioneers Coatings Technology Research
By Sean Milmo
Published March 10, 2011
In 2010, BASF’s research and development expenditure reached a new record level, rising to nearly €1.5 billion. Read More »
Focus on China: Guangdong Carpoly
By Tim Wright
Published March 10, 2011
Among the world’s top 40 paint producers, Guangdong Carpoly has ambitious growth plans for the future. Read More »
The Surfactants Market
By Kerry Pianoforte
Published March 10, 2011
Coatings World recently spoke with a number of surfactant suppliers to the coatings industry regarding the state of the market. Among the topics discussed were raw material costs, “green” chemistry and opportunities for growth. Read More »



Receive free Coatings World emails
Sign up now to receive the weekly newsletter, and more!

Enter your email address:
Company Spotlight
Sunin Machine Co., Ltd.
No.96, Chiao Ho Rd ,Chungho Dist
New Taipei City, Taiwan , 235
Taiwan Roc
View Profile
Micro Powders, Inc.
580 White Plains Rd.
Tarrytown, NY, 10591
US
View Profile
AZ Electronic Materials Co., Ltd.
No. 458-6, Sinsing Road Hu Kou Township Hsinchu Country 303, Taiwan
Hsinchu Country, Taiwan, 303
Taiwan
View Profile
Siltech Corporation
225 Wicksteed Avenue
Toronto, ON, M4H 1G5
Canada
View Profile
Houchi Chemical Co., Ltd
No.56, Fu Chow Street
Taipei, Taipei, 100
Taiwan
View Profile
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
9911 Brecksville Road
Cleveland, OH, 44141
US
View Profile
Keeneyes
18F, No.85, Sec. 1, Chung-Shiao E. Rd.
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
R.O.C.
View Profile
BASF Corporation
100 Campus Drive
Florham Park, NJ, 07932
US
View Profile
Shamrock Technologies, Inc.
Foot of Pacific Street
Newark, NJ, 07114
USA
View Profile
Follow Coatings World On