Paint & Powder Coating Applications News for August 2013

Paint & Powder Coating Applications News Archive

GM ‘Blue Suit Crew’ Seeks Perfect Paint Finish GM ‘Blue Suit Crew’ Seeks Perfect Paint Finish

Paint shop employees at General Motors' Lake Orion Plant in Michigan constantly look to root out potential sources of contaminants.

Thomas Hartmann Appointed Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH Thomas Hartmann Appointed Managing Director of BASF Coatings GmbH

Hartmann succeeds Eva Müller who will assume a new position within the BASF Group.

AkzoNobel Names New Head of Integrated Supply Chain

David Allen brings broad experience in manufacturing, distribution, and operational efficiency.

Decc Makes Annual List of the Nation’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies--Again!

Coating applicator achieves three-year sales growth of 179%.

Sherwin-Williams Supplying Protective Coatings For Massive Cleveland Innerbelt Bridge Project Sherwin-Williams Supplying Protective Coatings For Massive Cleveland Innerbelt Bridge Project

More than 26,000 gallons needed to cover 1.8 million square feet of steel that comprise the westbound span over the Cuyahoga River.

Hentzen Coatings Celebrates 90 Years in Business

Gala celebration attended by 400 customers, suppliers, and employees.

Michael Cash To Head Axalta Industrial Coatings Businesses

New global role will support liquid and powder customers

Sherwin-Williams Adds 2K Epoxy Aerosol Primer for Military and Heavy Equipment Applications

First aerosol-based epoxy technology approved by Army Research Lab.

CCAI’s FINISHING Pavilion and Conference at FABTECH Breaks Records CCAI’s FINISHING Pavilion and Conference at FABTECH Breaks Records

With more than 160 exhibiting companies showcasing finishing products and services in the CCAI FINISHING Pavilion, FABTECH is now the destination for finishers to see all products & services that they need to improve their finishing operations.

Winona Powder Coating Expands Etna Green, Indiana, Facility

New facility boasts updated powder coating line with a 5-stage washer, automatic and manual coating booths, and digitally controlled ovens.

Valspar Completes Acquisition of Inver Group

Customers to gain access to expanded technologies, a broader product portfolio and superior service, Valspar CEO says.

MetoKote Revamps Website

New site offers additional functionality and features, including multiple languages, literature and product descriptions.

2013 Western Coatings Symposium Kicks off Oct. 20-23 in Las Vegas

Event, which focuses on coating formulators, will combine a robust technical program with tabletop exhibits and networking opportunities.

PPG to reinstate CORAFLON brand name for FEVE architectural powder coatings

CORAFLON name, PPG says, is more familiar to architects than NEWLAR brand name, which will be retired

American Coatings Association Submits Comments on Utah’s Proposed 'AIM Rule'

ACA expects to find problems with the implementation of this rule, particularly the most restrictive "limit provision."