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Castrol introduces technology to makes oil changes quick, smart and simple
Castrol has launched Nexcel, a new revolutionary technology that marks the most significant oil change innovation in automotive history.
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BASF opens new coatings technical competence center to support automotive customers
BASF today opened an expanded Coatings Technical Competence Center ASEAN in Bangkok, Thailand. Located at the BASF site in Bangpoo, the Center spans about 2,300 square meters, and aims to serve automotive industry in the ASEAN region. The center is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and laboratory for product development, performance testing, color design, as well as a production unit.
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PPG completes expansion of its Mexican coatings manufacturing facility
PPG Industries today announced that it has completed a $27m expansion of its San Juan del Rio, Queretaro, Mexico, coatings manufacturing facility.
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Alcoa expands automotive aluminium sheet manufacturing facility in Tennessee, US
By ABR Staff Writer
Lightweight metals leader Alcoa has completed $300m expansion of its Tennessee facility which supplies aluminum sheet to automakers that include Ford Motor , Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors.
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Axalta develops three new cleaning products for commercial vehicles
Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, introduces three new cleaning products for commercial vehicle surfaces and equipment: 3800S Surface Cleaner, 3821S Low VOC Surface Cleaner and 3850S Equipment Cleaner.
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Axalta Coating Systems expands in Utah
By ABR Staff Writer
Axalta Coating Systems, a global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, has embarked on a new partnership between its North America Powder business and National Coatings & Supplies (NCS), a nationwide distributor.
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Axalta Coating Systems introduces color match program
By ABR Staff Writer
Axalta Coating Systems, a global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, has announced the launch of, ReplaShade, a custom color match program that is designed to deliver fast and effective color matches to the powder coating market in the US, Canada and Mexico.
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CSP’s composite material makes Chevrolet Corvette lighter
By ABR Staff Writer
Lightweight composite materials firm Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) has claimed that TCA Ultra Lite, currently in production for General Motors’ (GM) 2016 Chevrolet Corvette, has pared down 20lb (9kg) from the Stingray Coupe model.
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R&P and Hop Zenith to form JV for Chinese compounding unit
By ABR Staff Writer
R&P and Shanghai Hop Zenith Chemical Trading have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for floating a joint venture to set up a unit in China for production and distribution of Thermoplastic PolyOlefin (TPO) compounds for the automotive sector across the Asia-Pacific.
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PPG completes $5m expansion of coatings plant in Germany
By ABR Staff Writer
PPG Industries has announced the completion of a $5 million expansion at its coatings manufacturing facility in Wuppertal, Germany.
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Axalta announces return of Rainbow paint scheme
By ABR Staff Writer
It’s the moment Jeff Gordon fans have been waiting for – Axalta’s Rainbow paint scheme will make its swan song appearance.
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Axalta demonstrates Voltatex insulation coatings
By ABR Staff Writer
Axalta Coating Systems, a global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, introduces its Voltatex family of insulation coatings at the Coil Winding, Insulations & Electrical Manufacturing Exhibition (CWIEME) in Shanghai.
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Gestamp bids for advanced high strength steels
By ABR Staff Writer
Spanish automotive supplier Gestamp is looking to develop advanced high strength steels, with improved stiffness and reduced weight, fit for chassis manufacturing.
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Toyota adds 1.37 million vehicles to airbag snag recall
By ABR Staff Writer
Japanese automobile major Toyota Motor will add 1.37 million more vehicles to its callback list in the US, owing to the defective airbags made by Takata.
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Axalta unveils corrosion-resistant coating Ganicin
By ABR Staff Writer
US-based liquid and powder coatings firm Axalta Coating Systems, which caters to the automotive sector including OEM vehicles and commercial vehicles, has launched zinc-rich, corrosion-resistant coating system called Ganicin.
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