La Shirl Turner, head of the Stellantis North America Advance Color and Materials Department, talks about how she got there and what they do in one of the auto industry’s most imaginative creator of colors.
Gary S. Vasilash
Transportation Editor, Gardner Business Media
Despite COVID restrictions, Dürr has delivered one of the largest, highly digitized paint shops in China to SAIC Volkswagen on schedule.
FrogTape’s new line includes three high-performance products for marine, industrial, transportation and automotive coating applications.
PPG’s new digital styling program for automobiles simulates PPG colors and effects on three-dimensional models of interior and exterior automobile surfaces.
Wet-on-wet painting process means each roof is unique.
The market for RVs is on the rise and these coatings can help improve output.
GBI: Finishing reports a slight overall contraction in the finishing industry for December 2020 – largely due to a drop in new orders in the automotive and aerospace markets.
Chief Economist & Director of Analytics, Gardner Intelligence
Axalta names the yellow-green ElectroLight its 2021 Global Automotive Color of the Year, while its research shows white continues to be a global favorite.
A look at the latest liquid coating technologies for the automotive sector from leading robotics and surface finishing technology providers
Products Finishing editor-in-chief Scott Francis considers the future of automotive beyond the pandemic and in the advent of electric vehicles.
The January 2021 issue of Products Finishing puts focus on coating and finishing for the automotive market.
Winona Powder Coating invests in heavy-duty line and electrocoating to serve agricultural, industrial markets.
The Dürr Group and Osaka-based firm Techno Smart have partnered to increase EV battery production efficiency. The Dürr Group is also expanding its small-factor battery production tech business and contributing to EV production across multiple departments.
Electric vehicle batteries depend on coatings to maintain optimal temperatures, reduce the risk of fire damage and electrical interference, and more.
Managing Editor, Products Finishing
SAT Plating general manager Will Wallace talks to Products Finishing about his company’s surface activation technology, plating on composites, and what the changing manufacturing landscape might mean for platers.
BASF’s Coatings division has launched its 2020-2021 Color Trends Report for the automobile sector, delivering a variety of colors to fit aesthetic preferences across the globe.
Increase operational productivity with these new developments for automotive manufacturing from Mazak, Renishaw, Omron, Marposs and more.
ABB Robotics’ PixelPaint cuts custom automotive painting job times in half and eliminates overspray.
Carbon Fiber Finish Adds $443K to $3 Million Koenigsegg Supercar
What are the sorts of things that people at Nissan North American manufacturing ops are looking for?
Hubbard-Hall teams up with lithium-ion battery makers to provide cleaning chemistry for electric vehicle batteries.
Increase operational productivity with these new developments
How will the advent of electric vehicles change paint curing processes and oven requirements?
It is the 16th time—and the 15th consecutive year—FANUC has received General Motors’ supplier award.
Rick Aquino’s experience has involved work with large multinational companies including automotive OEMs.
The plating company has served the aerospace, automotive, medical and consumer sectors since 1969.
It is the 15th Supplier of the Year Award General Motors has given to BASF.