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DuPont opens training facility in Canada

By Tim Wright | June 11, 2007

DuPont opens training facility in Canada

DuPont Performance Coatings has opened a new training facility in Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada, which will serve customers located in eastern Ontario, Quebec, the Atlantic Provinces and northeastern U.S., and supports a range of industrial segments including collision repair, aviation, industrial coatings, commercial fleet, and OEM heavy-duty truck and bus.

The training center features a 12,000-square-foot production area with paint facilities for DuPont Refinish, Standox and Spies Hecker brands, an oversized booth that can accommodate up to 12 students, and the latest equipment for waterborne and solvent-based technologies.

The center also houses a 6,000-square-foot office area, cafeteria and two large classrooms equipped with technology to facilitate long distance training via satellite.

The center also hosts French and English technical training courses, SMART management seminars and distributor training courses.