Automotive News for June 2013

Automotive News Archive

MacDermid Hosts European Automotive Supply Chain Seminar MacDermid Hosts European Automotive Supply Chain Seminar

Event included a visit to the Ferrari production and test track facilities as well as the famed Ferrari Museum.

Enthone and Volkswagen Host Automotive Technology Seminar in Shanghai, China Enthone and Volkswagen Host Automotive Technology Seminar in Shanghai, China

Emphasis on zinc-nickel systems for brake calipers and fasteners; VW requirements presented.

Columbia Chemical Makes List of Select Companies to Receive the 2013 'Leading Edge Award' Columbia Chemical Makes List of Select Companies to Receive the 2013 'Leading Edge Award'

Honor recognizes Columbia Chemical's value creation in Northeast Ohio.

American Plating Power, LLC Announces New Branch Office in Central Mexico

APP’s new branch office employs a bilingual staff with many years of experience in metal finishing.

OSHA Announces New National Emphasis Program for OccupationalExposure to Isocyanates

Jobs that involve exposure to isocyanates include the spray-on polyurethane manufacturing of products such as protective coatings for truck beds, boats, and decks.

Carestream Tollcoating Expands Manufacturing and Prototyping Services Carestream Tollcoating Expands Manufacturing and Prototyping Services

New capabilities and resources will help deliver faster prototyping and scale-up at minimal cost for Carestream Tollcoating customers.

PAVCO to Participate at Automotive Manufacturing 2013 Show in Bangkok

Event serves as Thailand's only expo for automotive manufacturing, PAVCO says.

PPG Expands Springdale, Pa., Facility to Serve Global Electronics Market PPG Expands Springdale, Pa., Facility to Serve Global Electronics Market

Site begins producing conductive inks, coatings after Spraylat acquisition.

Precision Metalforming Association Release June 2013 Report

Metalforming companies expect little change in business conditions during the next three months, survey shows.

Valspar to Acquire European Industrial Coatings Company Inver Group Valspar to Acquire European Industrial Coatings Company Inver Group

Purchase expands presence in the $6 billion European industrial coatings market and provides operating synergies with Valspar's existing businesses.

Enthone Launches Automotive Brake Systems Blog

Richard Lynch welcomes your questions and comments!

Delta Trailers Chooses PPG Commercial Coatings

Product performance and industry support cited as chief factors in decision.

Axalta Coating Systems Launches New Identity Axalta Coating Systems Launches New Identity

Leading global coatings supplier presents bold new look