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Angel 7 and PPG Announce Partnership
Angel 7 and PPG have partnered to provide military and law enforcement with powerful lens and durable coating technology.
PPG Acquires Chicago's Alpha Coating Technologies
Alpha focuses on the development, manufacture and sale of powder coatings for light industrial applications, medium density fiberboard and heat-sensitive substrates.
SpringCo in Action with Automotive Ecoat, Powder Coatings
SpringCo Metal Coating in Cleveland, Ohio, coats truck parts in a massive 11-acre, 250,000-square-foot facility.
PPG Donates Coatings to Restore Flying Saucer in Mars
Coraflon air-dry system coatings to refurbish famous flying saucer that has been a fixture in downtown Mars, Pennsylvania.
Architectural, Extrusions Drive Powder Coater’s Expansion
Los Angeles’ Andrews Powder Coating Adds Space, Equipment to Branch into New Markets.
PPG to Acquire Global Coatings Manufacturer Whitford Worldwide
Whitford specializes in manufacturing low-friction, wear-resistant coatings for industrial applications in automotive, aerospace, energy and construction products.
Polyurethane Primer Offers Improved Protection Over 2-Component Epoxies
PPG’s Spectracron AdvantEdge HPP is formulated without heavy metals and features a wide application window, compatibility with common topcoat hardeners and shorter wet-on-wet application times
PPG Hires New Senior VP for Automotive Coatings
Rebecca Liebert will succeed Gary Danowski, who will become vice president, global automotive refinish. Danowski is replacing John Outcalt, who has announced his intent to retire, effective August 1.
PPG Anti-fingerprint Coating for Display Glass Provides Enhanced Cleanability, Improved Wear
The coating features a patent-pending alkoxy-silane formula that equips electronic display glass with water-absorbing and water-repelling properties for better durability and enhanced fingerprint hiding.
The Benefits of Spot Repair
How can you avoid the time and expense of running parts with minor damage back through your paint line? PPG’s Michael Kowalski recommends spot repair.
PPG Fast-Drying, Low-VOC Primer Protects Steel Surfaces
Spectracron 128 from PPG is a fast-drying, single-component industrial shop primer designed for rust-inhibitive protection over steel substrates in corrosive environments.
A Peek Inside PPG’s 'Secretive' R&D Lab
The website GeekWire visited the company’s facility outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and offers a look at the happenings inside.
PPG Spray Speeds Cure Time of Aerospace Sealants
PPG’s Pro-Seal 815M is designed to be sprayed onto freshly applied polysulfide aerospace sealant to improve aesthetics and cut surface cure time.
PPG Coatings Specifically Designed for Sheds and Barns
PPG’s Aquacron 200 is a waterborne acrylic urethane enamel formulated to deliver a high-end, rustic aesthetic and high substrate protection; Aquacron 100 coatings offer easy application and high sag resistance.
PPG Forms Mobility Team to Develop Coatings for Self-Driving Cars
PPG unveiled its work with self-driving and electric vehicles in January during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Chrome-Free PPG Aerospace Coating Qualified to SAE Standard
PPG’s CA7088 integral fuel tank aerospace coating has been qualified to SAE International’s Aerospace Material Specification AMS-C-27725, Type 3, Grade 2.
Automotive Coatings Manufacturers Helping Autonomous Cars ‘See’
Paint makers are coming up with ways in which autonomous vehicles could use their coatings to detect where they are on the road.
Ultra-Durable Spray Coating Suited for Aluminum Extrusions
PPG’s Durastar is a durable industrial spray coating for aluminum extrusions designed to provide corrosion resistance; color fastness; and chalk-, scratch- and mar-resistance for high-end building products and components used in high-traffic areas.
Water-based Shop Primer Inhibits Rust on Steel Surfaces
PPG’s Aquacron 834 is a water-based industrial shop primer designed to inhibit rust in steel applications.
How to Minimize Appearance Issues in Liquid Coatings
Q. What can you recommend to minimize appearance issues problems? PPG’s Michael Kowalski explains the controlled and uncontrolled variables that affect liquid coatings.
PPG Foundation Donates $40,000 to Coatings Department at North Dakota State University
New program will complement the university's long-standing coatings and polymeric materials program.