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  1. Oerlikon Builds New Surface Solutions Center In Japan To Serve Major Japanese Car Manufacturers

    Oerlikon announced recently that it is building a new surface solutions center in Nagoya, Japan, dedicated to providing the latest technologies and services to the Japanese automotive industry

  2. PPG PAINTS Brand Unveils Three Product Enhancements For Professionals

    The PPG PAINTS brand recently announced three new product enhancements that will help painting professionals get the job done right and, ultimately, enhance their customers’ experiences

  3. Duralar Announces Ultra-Hard, Permanent Dry-Lubricant Coating For Metal Parts: ArmorLube™

    Duralar Technologies, ( Tucson-area developer of advanced, ultra-hard metal coatings and coating machines has just introduced their new ArmorLube™ coating

  4. Bostik Acquires Floor Preparation Systems From CGM, Inc. In The United States

    Arkema announces the acquisition by Bostik of CMP Specialty Products, the flooring and floor preparation business of US based specialist CGM. This business, which generated U$15M sales in 2016, offers strong synergies with Bostik.

  5. Reichhold And Polynt Complete Merger To Create A Global Specialty Chemicals Group

    Reichhold and Polynt are pleased to announce the closing of the combination announced last year, after having received all regulatory approvals. The new Polynt-Reichhold (or "the Group") is a global company in the Intermediates, Coating and Composite Resins, Thermoset Compounds, Gel-coats and niche Specialties with more than €2 billion in revenues.

  6. Meller Sapphire Optics Protect Against Fast Moving Particles

    Meller Optics, Inc. has introduced a wide range of custom manufactured sapphire optics that protect cameras, detectors, and sensors from blowing dirt and sand in hostile environments.

  7. Honeywell Technology And Controls Selected For Largest Petrochemical Project In China

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) UOP announced today that Zhejiang Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (ZPC) will use four of its Polybed™ pressure swing adsorption (PSA) units to supply high-purity hydrogen for its new integrated refining and petrochemical complex in Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province.

  8. NBD Nano Announces Partnership With International Condenser Tube Manufacturer

    NBD Nanotechnologies, the surface "wettability" experts, today announced a partnership agreement with Mendener Präzisionsrohr GmbH (MPG), a leading international condenser tube manufacturer. Under the terms of the agreement, MPG will incorporate NBD's RepelShell coating on the condenser tubes it sells to its power plants customers. This coating helps plants run more efficiently and reduce their overall carbon footprint.

  9. UniPixel Expands Manufacturing Capacity

    UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films™ to the touch screen and flexible electronics markets, announced today that it has taken delivery of a new custom built, high-speed coating system for the application of its Diamond Guard™ glass replacement resin compound.

  10. Valence Surface Technologies Achieves Nadcap Accreditation For A New Shot Peen Plant In The Pacific Northwest

    Valence Surface Technologies (Valence), the world’s largest independent provider of metal processing and finishing services in the aerospace and defense industry, has received Nadcap accreditation for its new state of the art shot peening facility in Everett, Washington located less than a mile from its existing Valence Everett operations (formerly Blue Streak Finishers)