Oxea has named Specialty Chemicals Sales, Inc. (SCS) as United States distribution partner for its coalescing agent, Oxfilm 351.
PPG Industries has completed a $27 million expansion of its coatings manufacturing facility in San Juan del Rio, Queretaro, Mexico.
Michelman has announced plans to invest in additional production equipment at its Singapore manufacturing facility.
The board of directors of Ashland Inc. has approved a plan to separate Ashland into two independent, publicly traded companies: the new Ashland and Valvoline.
The increase in capacity includes new mixing and blending equipment, supporting an 80 percent increase in annual production of coatings for automotive parts and industrial applications.
Scheduled to open in February 2016, the facility will support development of custom formulations of liquid coatings for varying application conditions.
The company plans to open a new office for Performance Coatings in Ho Chi Minh City.
Beginning Dec. 1, HORN will represent EPS and CCA as their exclusive sales distributor throughout the West Coast and Southwestern territories.
Targeted for completion before the end of September 2016, the move is subject to typical regulatory approvals.