Current Headlines

  1. KUKA To Unveil New Pre-Engineered Cell At FABTECH Canada
    6/11/2018

    KUKA announced recently that it will complement the wide range of metalworking and fabricating products at its FABTECH booth with a new, pre-engineered cell designed to provide end-users with a fast, portable solution that can be easily assimilated into each production setting

  2. Venture Construction Group Of Florida Wins First Place Coatings Pro Contractor Award
    6/11/2018
  3. Sensa By Cosentino Introduces Five New Colors
    6/7/2018

    Sensa by Cosentino, the highly-durable natural stone surface for both interior and exterior application, adds five new colors to its existing offering of 35 hues: White Napoli, Silver Blue, Luna Blanca, Smoky White, and White Alamo.

  4. PPG To Enhance Distribution Capabilities For Architectural Paint, Coatings With New Facility In Flower Mound, Texas
    6/5/2018

    PPG recently announced plans for a new distribution center in Flower Mound, Texas. The nearly 450,000-square-foot facility, which will be constructed and leased through Duke Realty, will be the largest distribution center for architectural paints and coatings in PPG’s U.S. and Canada network.

  5. Arkema Increases Its Specialty Polyamide Powder Capacities In France
    6/5/2018

    To support the strong worldwide demand in ultra-high performing powders for industrial applications, in particular in the coatings, composite and 3D printing markets, Arkema is to expand its global production capacity at its Mont site (France) by more than 50%. This investment of around €20M will come on stream in the second half of 2019.

  6. SwRI Develops Superhydrophobic Coating, Process For Subsea Pipelines
    5/31/2018

    Materials scientists at Southwest Research Institute have developed a superhydrophobic coating and a process for applying it to the internal surfaces of long tubular structures. The technology primarily is designed to mitigate or prevent hydrates and other deposits from adhering to subsea pipelines.

  7. Nordson ASYMTEK Receives Innovation And Vision Awards At NEPCON China
    5/30/2018

    Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company, a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, received two prestigious awards for innovative technology for its Select Coat SC-350 Select Spray applicator for conformal coating applications

  8. Nippon Paint Launches A New Premium Interior Paint Made With BASF Dispersions Derived From Renewable Resources
    5/28/2018

    Nippon Paint’s Infinite Air is the first interior paint in China to use dispersions produced according to BASF’s biomass balance approach. The launch of this new paint, by Asia’s largest coatings manufacturer and service provider, helps save fossil resources and reduce greenhouse gas emissions while providing excellent product performance including low odor.

  9. Axalta Launches Three-Piece Tri-Coat Fan Deck To Guide Painters To The Perfect Finish
    5/24/2018

    Axalta released a three-piece, tri-coat color fan deck to help improve cycle time for refinish customers in North America who use its latest waterborne basecoat, Cromax EZ.

  10. Expera Coated Products Launches Ultra-Modern Line Of AeroBak™ Liners For Advanced Composites
    5/23/2018

    Expera Coated Products announced today a new brand of liners used in the manufacture of Advanced Composites. AeroBak™ liners are designed with specific properties and performance characteristics to meet the extreme challenges encountered during the manufacture and delivery of prepreg.