Coatings

Coverage focusing on the latest coatings-related news and technology.

ARTICLES

Top 15 ASI Market Trends Stories of 2014

Stories focused on the coatings market drew a lot of interest, as did multiple end-use opportunities for adhesives and sealants.

Below are the year’s most-viewed market trends stories on the ASI website (posted and viewed from 1/1/14 to date).


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Top 50 ASI News Stories of 2014

News regarding mergers and acquisitions, as well as new facilities and expansions, garnered a lot of interest.

Below are the year’s most-viewed news stories on the ASI website (posted and viewed from 1/1/14 to date).


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Guest Blog

IPC APEX EXPO Programs Highlight Technology and Innovation

No matter where you are in the global electronics supply chain, you’ve probably heard the phrase, “I need it now.”

The IPC APEX EXPO technical conference will feature approximately 100 technical papers detailing original research and innovations from industry experts around the world. 


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AkzoNobel Signs Supply Agreement with Daimler AG

AkzoNobel recently announced its Performance Coatings group has signed an agreement with Daimler AG.
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ASHLAND SPECIALTY INGREDIENTS: Coatings Surfactant

This company, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc., plans to introduce Strodex FT-68, a low-VOC surfactant for waterborne architectural coatings, at ChinaCoat 2014.
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AKZONOBEL: Epoxy Lining System

This company’s International® protective coatings brand has launched Enviroline® 2405, an advanced hybrid epoxy lining system.
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DOW BUILDING SOLUTIONS: Flashing Sealant

An alternative to flashing tape, the elastomeric spray reportedly forms a tight, seamless barrier along the rough openings of windows and doors.
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TESLA NANOCOATINGS: Corrosion-Resistant Coating

Teslan carbon nanocoating is a flexible two-coat system that can replace the traditional three-coat systems used for steel corrosion protection.


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20 Companies Join UV LED Curing Community

The UV LED Curing Community recently announced that 20 companies have joined the association.
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Univar Acquires Brazilian Distributor

Univar Inc. recently announced it has acquired D’Altomare Quimica Ltda., a Brazilian distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, through Univar Brasil Ltda.
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EVENTS

Industry

Short Courses February 9-13, 2015

2/9/15
The Sheraton New Orleans
500 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA
United States

People involved with technical and marketing aspects of the coatings industry are invited to attend the 2014 Waterborne Symposium. Both new entrants as well as veterans of the industry will find the Symposium stimulating and informational, with plenty of opportunities to interact with peers and experts.

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Industry

Southern Society for Coatings Technology 2015 Annual Technical Meeting

4/12/15
West Palm Beach Marriott
West Palm Beach, FL
United States
The main goal of the Southern Society is to provide technical assistance and educational activities for its members. Read More

Industry

UTECH Europe 2015

4/14/15
MECC
Maastricht
Netherlands

The UTECH Europe 2015 exhibition and conference offers materials specialists an opportunity to see global advancements in polyurethane technology including all the latest products, formulations, and machines.

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Industry

Eastern Coatings Show

5/18/15
Taj Mahal Hotel
Atlantic City, NJ
United States

Hosted by the Philadelphia Society for Coatings Technology.

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Industry

2015 FEICA Conference & Expo

9/9/15

FEICA, the Association of the European Adhesive and Sealant Industry, is a multinational association representing the European adhesive and sealant Industry.

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Industry

2nd North American Wood Window and Door Symposium

9/23/15
Madison, WI
United States

The North American wood window and door symposium will focus on the use of wood and wood-based materials in wood window and door manufacturing.

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Industry

PaintExpo Eurasia

10/15/15
Istanbul
Turkey

“PaintExpo Eurasia is the trade fair for industrial coating technology in Turkey and the region”, this conclusion drew Bahadur Yakutlu after his second participation in the fair, which was held 12-14 September 2013 in Istanbul (Turkey).

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Industry

ASC Fall Convention and Expo

10/19/15
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is a North American trade association dedicated to representing the adhesive and sealant industry.

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Industry

ASC Spring Convention and Expo

4/8/16
New Orleans, LA
United States

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is a North American trade association dedicated to representing the adhesive and sealant industry.

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Industry

PaintExpo

4/19/16
Karlsruhe
Germany

With the best results ever since it came into being, PaintExpo 2014 in Karlsruhe (Germany) underlined its leading position as a global information and procurement platform for industrial coating technology.

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Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

ASI April 2014 Photo Gallery

Our April 2014 issue is now available!

Podcasts

ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

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Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

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