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DuPont Industrial Biosciences Opened Renovated Headquarters

June 18, 2018 Business News
The revitalization of Building E353 is part of a more than $200 million investment in the Experimental Station campus, which began in 2016 and encompasses about 50 buildings, with over 2 million square feet of space.

PPG Science Pavilion™ Opens to Public

June 18, 2018 Business News
PPG and the Science Center began their partnership 37 years ago, starting with PPG’s support of the Science Center’s predecessor organization, Buhl Science Center, in 1981.

BASF Increases Neopor Production Capacity

June 18, 2018 Business News
Adjustments in the plants at the two production sites in Ludwigshafen, Germany and Ulsan, Korea, will take place through the fourth quarter of 2018, the company stated.

IMCD to Acquire E.T. Horn Company

June 18, 2018 Business News
In 2017, HORN generated revenue of USD 276 million, a normalized EBITDA of USD 12 million and has approximately 200 employees.

AkzoNobel to Acquire Fabryo

June 18, 2018 Business News
The business generated revenue of around €45 million in 2017 and reportedly is the only player with both a leading product portfolio for consumers as well as professional segments in the Romanian market, including brands Savana, APLA, and InnenWeiss.

AkzoNobel Seals Two-year Intersleek Supply Deal with Nakilat

June 4, 2018 Business News
The new agreement means that by the end of 2018, more than 640,000 liters of Intersleek 1100SR will have been applied to 108 of Nakilat's LNG vessels across the globe, according to the company.

PolyOne Acquires PlastiComp

June 4, 2018 Business News
Through its Complēt® product lines and design capabilities, the company serves global customers in a wide-range of demanding applications, including medical devices, robots and drones, marine, and outdoor high-performance equipment.

D.B. Becker Named Distributor of Evonik's Coating Resins in Northeastern U.S.

June 4, 2018 Business News
D.B. Becker will distribute the DEGALAN® Acrylic Resins, DEGACRYL® Bead Polymers, and DYNAPOL® Copolyesters to customers in the coatings, adhesive, inks, and other diverse markets from Maine to Virginia.

Stahl and OEM NuTech Announce Next Step in Cooperation

June 4, 2018 Business News
All R&D facilities of OEM NuTech, currently located in Perth, Australia, will be transferred to Stahl’s site at l’Hospitalet de Llobregat in Spain, where Stahl will open a new Center of Excellence for Powder Coatings.

PPG COMEX Completes $1.8 million investment at Chihuahua, Mexico Distribution Center

June 4, 2018 Business News
The 49,000-square-foot facility located in the northern part of Mexico will be utilized for more than 15,000 unique paint and coatings products, the company stated.