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PPG Industrial Coatings has earned a reputation for innovative, high-performance products and world-class service.

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Airport Tower Featuring Duranar Sunstorm Coatings Wins Metal Design Award
PPG announces that the new air traffic control tower at the San Francisco International Airport, featuring Duranar Sunstorm coatings by PPG, has earned a Chairman’s Award for design excellence from the Metal Construction Association (MCA).

PPG John Deere Supplier of the Year

PPG Earns 2016 John Deere Supplier of the Year Award
PPG named Supplier of the Year and earns recognition as a Partner-level supplier in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program for 2016.

PPG Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Duranar Coatings in 2017
PPG celebrates the 50th anniversary of Duranar coatings throughout 2017, commemorating the introduction in 1967 of one of the industry’s first high-performance polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) coatings for metal building components.

Spectracron AdvantEdge HPP Primer Outperforms Two-Component Epoxy Primers
PPG introduces its Spectracron AdvantEdge HPP primer, a patented polyurethane primer for use in heavy-duty equipment, general finishing and transportation applications.

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PPG Videos Show OEMs How to Repair Defects
Four videos demonstrate how original equipment manufacturers and their suppliers can repair surface defects on coated parts without re-running.

PPG Receives John Deere Supplier Innovation Award for 2016
PPG has been named a recipient of a John Deere Supplier Innovation Award for 2016.

PPG Publishes Coatings Literature for Electrical Component Manufacturers
PPG publishes a general electrical brochure and three sell sheets highlighting coating solutions for manufacturers of transformers, switchgear, enclosures, lighting fixtures and other electrical components.

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A Conversation with Nathan Silvernail, PPG
Nathan Silvernail is the technical manager for Substrate Protection at PPG’s North American region in Springdale, Pennsylvania. He manages industrial electrocoat and pretreatment. Nathan received a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from the University of Notre Dame before starting his career with PPG in 2008. He is the owner of six patents with more pending.

PPG Coatings Protect World's Tallest Condo Tower
Designed by noted architect Rafael Viñoly, the 96-story skyscraper features a lattice-like network of aluminum window wall systems finished with PPG's Duranar Sunstorm Gray Mica and Sunlight Silver coatings.

PPG Acquires Automotive Refinish Coatings Company Futian Xinshi
PPG announces its acquisition of certain assets of automotive refinish coatings company Futian Xinshi.

This year, Products Finishing looks back at the industry’s top new products and services for industrial surface finishing.

Top Surface Finishing Innovations of 2016
We look back at the industry’s top new products and services for the past year.

Direct-to-Metal Coating Matches Primer-Topcoat System Performance
Spectracron SPM coating is engineered for direct application to pretreated metal substrates while providing corrosion resistance comparable to traditional two-component primer-topcoat systems.

Jane Valenta will become vice president technical, global architectural coatings, of PPG effective Nov. 1, 2016. (Photo: Business Wire)

PPG Announces New Executive Appointments
PPG Industries announces the appointment of two new executive positions effective November 1.

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PPG Offers Dragonhide ZRE Finish System
PPG showcases several products including its Dragonhide ZRE finishing system.

Tower at PNC Plaza with PPG Coatings Earns Architectural Award
Inner and outer curtain walls incorporate metal framing finished with Coraflon Sunstorm fluoropolymer powder coating in "mica gray", which meet or exceed AAMA 2605 specifications.

PPG highlights trailer and intermodal coatings in new brochure
Features its full line of trailer and intermodal transportation coatings, including Spectracron and Aquacron liquid coatings, Powercron electrocoat, Environcron powder coatings, and a variety of corrosion-fighting pretreatment and engineered products.

PPG Finish System Improves Corrosion Resistance
Zinc-rich electrocoat technology sets new corrosion resistance standard.

PPG Opens Application Development Center in Oak Creek
The center will include multiple curing ovens, robotic paint applicators and spray booths.

PPG to acquire global coatings services provider MetoKote
MetoKote is a Lima, Ohio-based coatings services business with 2015 global sales of approximately $200 million. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter 2016, subject to customary closing conditions.

PPG Invests $7.8 Million at Global Paint and Coatings Research and Development Hub
Upgrades to the facility include increased laboratory and testing space and upgraded equipment that improves the technical capabilities of the company’s primary research and development facility for paint and coatings.

Product Categories of PPG

Chromate Conversion Coatings
Chrome-Free Final Rinses (for paint pretreatment)
Cleaning Chemicals, aqueous
Coatings, electrocoatings
Coatings, etchant resistant
Coatings, high solids
Coatings, in mold
Coatings, plural-component
Coatings, radiation-curable
Coatings, strippable-plastic
Coatings, waterborne
Coatings, zinc-rich
Paint, electrocoating
Phosphate Coating Chemicals
Powder Coatings, thermoplastic
Powder Coatings, thermoset