AkzoNobel Chemicals Inc.

525 W Van Buren St.
Chicago, IL 60607-3823 US


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AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings Names Mexican Distributor
AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings is partnering with Mexican distributor HiscoMex to make AkzoNobel its preferred paint line, bringing the company’s entire aerospace product line to customers in Mexico, including the Aerodur basecoat/clearcoat system, Eclipse topcoats and the full line of Alumigrip products.

Disa Technology (Disatech) supplies adhesive films used in the aerospace, transportation and industrial equipment sectors.

AkzoNobel Announces Double Acquisition to Strengthen Performance Coatings
AkzoNobel announces the acquisition of UK-based Flexcrete Technologies and an agreement to acquire French manufacturer Disa Technology (Disatech).

AkzoNobel Completes Expansion of Coatings Research Facility in Houston
AkzoNobel has completed the $3.5 million expansion of its U.S. research and development facilities in Houston, Texas.

Launched in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in March, the “Let’s Colour Walls of Connection” initiative aims to inspire and energize cities around the world and make people’s lives more livable and inspiring.

AkzoNobel, MasterPeace Join Forces to Color 100 “Walls of Connection”
People living in more than 40 countries around the world are to benefit from a partnership between AkzoNobel and global peace movement, MasterPeace, which will involve painting 100 walls.

AkzoNobel’s MIXIT App

AkzoNobel’s MIXIT App Caters to Vehicle Refinish Industry
Body shops, technicians and painters across the globe can now access the latest color formulas with the MIXIT mobile app from AkzoNobel’s Vehicle Refinishes business.

AkzoNobel Opens RD&I Center for Coatings in Ohio
The Strongsville center is the latest in a series of investments to strengthen AkzoNobel's research capabilities in the region.

AkzoNobel Expands Performance Coatings Research Facility in Houston
AkzoNobel is investing around $3.4 million to expand its R&D facilities in Houston.

AkzoNobel Extends Supplier Partnership with McLaren Racing
The coating supplier has been partners with the Formula One brand since 2008.

AkzoNobel Names Managing Director
AkzoNobel has named Graeme Armstrong as managing director, surface chemistry, and country director for North America.

AkzoNobel Interpon Shines At The Shard Inauguration
Watch VIDEO of new development in the London Bridge quarter that is now the tallest building in Western Europe.

AkzoNobel CEO Resigning
AkzoNobel’s chief executive, Hans Wijers, will resign after the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting in 2012.

CARC: Back to the Drawing Board for Manufacturers
Manufacturers hurry to meet DoD specs

AkzoNobel Opens Dutch Research Lab
AkzoNobel has opened a new research laboratory in Deventer, Netherlands, housing more than 200 researchers from its Research, Development and Innovation (RD&I) organization.

Coatings Company Adds Research Lab in UK
AkzoNobel has opened a dedicated polymer research laboratory at its AkzoNobel Powder Coatings site in Felling, Gateshead, UK.

AkzoNobel Increases Architectural Powder Coating Range in Europe
AkzoNobel Powder Coatings has expanded its offerings to the construction industry from its Europe West business.

Military Heralds AkzoNobel Epoxy Powder Primer
The company’s Interpon M1000 – AA0037, a high-performance epoxy powder primer, was recently approved at the Army Research Laboratory in Aberdeen, MD for Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) military applications.

AkzoNobel's Soliant Bright Film Wins Three Major Awards
Three major industry award competitions—SPE Automotive Innovation Awards, SPE Thermoforming Awards, and SEMA—have recently awarded the top prize to a part, or a vehicle containing parts, made with AkzoNobel's Soliant Fluorex bright film.

Surfactant Blend for Solvent-free Cleaning
Berol CLF by AkzoNobel is a synergistic surfactant blend that provides low-foaming, water-based degreasing performance that is superior in many cases to solvent-based cleaning formulations, but without the VOC hazard, the company says.

Product Categories of AkzoNobel Chemicals Inc.

Coatings, waterborne