18th November 2018

AXALTA OPENS WORLD’S LARGEST COATINGS AND COLOR R&D CENTER

Axalta recently celebrated the official opening of its Global Innovation Center, the largest coatings research and development (R&D) center in the world, with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

CLARIANT DELIVERS STRONG SALES

Clariant has released its sales figures for the first nine months of 2018. Sales were CHF 4.994 billion (Swiss francs) compared to CHF 4.698 billion in 2017. This represents a growth of 6%, which was supported by both higher volumes and pricing. Contributions came from all business areas, including chemicals.

FABTECH 2018 Sees Strong Attendance in Atlanta

FABTECH 2018, North America’s largest finishing, metal forming, fabricating, and welding event, welcomed more than 1,500 exhibiting companies and a total of 33,755 attendees from 75 countries to Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center last week.

FABTECH 2018 ANNOUNCES LINEUP OF SPEAKERS AND EVENTS

FABTECH 2018, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event has announced its speaker and event lineup including the FABx Tech Talk series, keynote presentations, expert panel discussions, and interactive networking events.  

Dulux Paints by PPG offers trending paint color inspiration

Dulux Paints by PPG is offering trending paint color inspiration in the name of two deep greens it has labeled its 2019 Colors of the Year.

 

 

NEW SPECTRO2GUIDE IS A PORTABLE SPECTROPHOTOMETER FOR SOLID COLORS

Uniform color is directly associated with high quality and thus, absolutely essential. The spectro2guide spectrophotometer from BYK-Gardner can measure color and 60-degree gloss simultaneously, but what’s new is the quantification of fluorescence by measuring like a fluorimeter with monochrome illuminations.

WADE HICKAM JOINS COL-MET

Wade Hickam has joined Col-Met Engineered Finishing Solutions as a Co-Owner.

WALTER SURFACE TECHNOLOGIES NAMES NEW CEO, VP

Walter Surface Technologies announced two senior level appointments, naming Marc-André Aubé to Chief Executive Officer and David Wright to Vice President Corporate Development.