Monday, March, 18, 2019 09:31:52

Category: Paints and Coatings

Chemetall to acquire Polymer Ventures’s automotive paint business

BASF’s Surface Treatment business unit of the Coatings Division, operating under the brand name Chemetall, has reportedly entered into a conclusive agreement with Polymer Ventures Inc., for the acquisition of its automotive paint detackification business. According to sources with the knowledge of the matter, the …

Kansai Nerolac Paints acquires Perma Construction Aids for INR 29.10Cr

 Shares of Kansai Nerolac Paints were up 1% intraday following the acquisition of the company.  The move comes under Nerolac’s ongoing efforts to grow the company’s portfolio to better serve its customers. Kansai Nerolac Paints Limited (Nerolac), India’s largest industrial paint & third-largest decorative paint …

PPG agrees to buy Whitford Worldwide for expanding coatings portfolio

Global coatings, paints and specialty materials supplier PPG has recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Whitford Worldwide Company, which supplies nonstick and low-friction coatings for consumer products and industrial applications. Financial terms regarding the transaction were not …

Axalta brings the Adurra range of refinish accessories to Europe

Axalta, a leading supplier of liquid and powder coatings is reportedly releasing its Adurra line of refinished accessories in Europe. As per trusted sources, the brand takes advantage of Axalta’s 150 years of coating expertise to deliver a custom-made product portfolio complementing the professional refinishing …

SMS invests in ultra-high pressure blasting unit to improve hydraulics

The UK-headquartered SMS has reportedly announced to have invested in new equipment, technology, and projects to boost its competitiveness. As per trusted sources, the firm has identified opportunities across the nation and has invested in a ultra-high pressure (UHP) blasting unit. Reportedly, the water blasting …