Industrial and Protective Coatings News for December 2012

Industrial and Protective Coatings News Archive

PPG Completes Acquisition of Spraylat

Purchase furthers the capabilities of PPG’s industrial coatings business for both liquid and powder coatings.

Dow Honored as 2012 Top 100 Global Innovator by Thomson Reuters

For second consecutive year, Dow is recognized in annual ranking for global leadership in innovation performance.

Mayville Engineering Company Acquires Center Manufacturing, Inc. Mayville Engineering Company Acquires Center Manufacturing, Inc.

Acquisition designed to create greater customer and industry diversification, while providing more products and processes through an expanded geographic footprint.

PPG to Acquire AkzoNobel North American Architectural Coatings Business

Purchase expected to extend PPG's presence in all three architectural distribution channels--company-owned stores, home centers, and independent paint dealers.

SCAQMD Approves 2012 Air Quality Management Plan

AQMP commits to a reduction of two tons per year for architectural coatings.

PPG receives Chairman’s Award at METALCON 2012

Coatings maker recognized for sustainable, color-shifting coatings on port building in San Diego.

Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Signs Distributor Agreement with DuPont Powder Coatings Andina

Deal calls for Industrial Nanotech to serve as a distributor in Columbia and Venezuela for the Nansulate(R) product line of thermal insulation and protective coatings for the oil and gas industry.