Coating Systems & Equipment News for October 2013

Coating Systems & Equipment News Archive

BASF Expands Supply Agreement with Mercedes Benz

Deal calls for BASF to provide all of the paints for the recently launched production of the Sprinter Classic van.

Axalta Coating Systems Star Coaters Host Bi-Annual 20-Group Meetings

Participants engage in thought leadership and knowledge-sharing.

BASF receives Frost & Sullivan Award for Resins for Protective Coatings BASF receives Frost & Sullivan Award for Resins for Protective Coatings

Award recognizes the overall impact a product has in terms of customer value.

PaintExpo Set for Spring 2014

Popular event covers the entire process sequence for coating technologies and provides a comprehensive overview of the latest developments.

BASF Recognized for 'Innovative Paint Process"

Integrated Process II aims to eliminatie the second paint layer, the primer coat, and its baking phase in autobody finishes.

Clariant Acquires Jiangsu Multicolor's Organic Pigment Business

As part of this project, Clariant will build a world scale Pigment PV23 plant in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province, PRC.

Platinum Equity Acquires MetoKote Corporation

CEO to remain in place; operations will continue under the MetoKote brand.