Keyword: Coatings


Milliken Invests in Coating Additives Lab

07.06.2022 -

US plastics additives and colorants manufacturer Milliken said it has made a “significant investment” in the coating additives laboratory it acquired in the early 2021...


PPG Expands Coatings Capacity in Germany

18.01.2022 -

US paints and coatings group PPG has announced plans to invest more than $10 million to expand production of OEM coatings at its site in Weingarten, Germany. An addition...


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AkzoNobel Ups Como Coatings Capacity

01.10.2020 -

Paints and coatings group AkzoNobel is investing €20 million to expand capacity for automotive powder coatings at its site in Como, Italy. The company said the project...


AkzoNobel to Acquire France’s Mapaero

19.07.2019 - In its first acquisition so far this year, AkzoNobel has agreed to buy French aerospace coatings manufacturer Mapaero for an undisclosed sum. Based in Pamiers, southwestern France...


AkzoNobel Expands China Coatings

11.07.2019 - AkzoNobel has announced plans to invest €3 million in three additional production lines for powder coatings at its site in Changzhou, China. The plant is the company’s largest of...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Putting the Blue back into Bluebird

03.08.2018 - Fifty years after the legendary British speedboat racer Donald Campbell died trying to break his own water speed record, his famous hydroplane Bluebird is making a triumphant...


PPG to Acquire Dutch ProCoatings

08.01.2018 - Major US coatings group PPG has reached agreement to buy Dutch wholesaler ProCoatings for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition comes after PPG tried and failed three times last year...