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Jotun Paints Inaugurates Factory in Rusayl Industrial Estate

December 5, 2016 Business News
The facility is built over an area of 60,000 square meters with a production capacity of 50 million liters of paint per year. It also is reportedly equipped to fulfill market needs for the next 15 to 20 years.

Stahl Acquires Eagle Performance Products

December 5, 2016 Business News
According to Stahl, the acquisition of Eagle’s business adds technology and product diversification to Stahl’s product portfolio of process chemicals for leather products, performance coatings, and polymer dispersions.

Element Materials Opens Coatings Center of Technical Excellence

December 5, 2016 Business News
The facility aims to deliver enhanced services for the Oil & Gas and power generation sectors, the company stated.

The Euclid Group Unites Construction Chemicals Brands

November 21, 2016 Business News
The Euclid Group will consist of 34 manufacturing facilities in 14 countries, a sales presence in 55 countries, and more than 2,100 members of staff.

AGC Chemicals Americas Enhances R&D Technical Center

November 21, 2016 Business News
The upgrades fortify AGCCA’s commitment to providing technical solutions and R&D services to customers around the world, the company stated.

Axalta Opens Learning and Development Center

November 21, 2016 Business News
Classes are designed to give students hands-on experience with the latest application techniques using advanced powder coating technology, the company stated.

BASF and Azelis Reach Distribution Agreement

November 21, 2016 Business News
Through this relationship, GMZ gains access to the Dispersions & Resins division of BASF.

Saudi Aramco Acquires Novomer’s Polyol Business

November 21, 2016 Business News
Saudi Aramco stated it plans to manufacture and market Converge and associated products through its subsidiary, Aramco Performance Materials LLC (APM).

PPG Completes Phase One of Expansion in Mexico

November 6, 2016 Business News
The AUDIOGUARD line includes waterborne, spray-applied coatings that provide vibration damping and interior vehicle noise reduction.

Green Biologics Partners with HOC Industries

November 6, 2016 Business News
According to the company, Green Biologics is in the process of starting its first commercial production facility for renewable n-butanol and acetone in Little Falls, Minn., and aims to begin commercial shipments to customers by late 2016.