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Axalta Coating Systems breaks ground on waterborne facility expansion in Germany
Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, today broke ground in Wuppertal, Germany, on construction to expand its capacity to produce waterborne coatings. The new facility will increase the footprint of what is already the largest of the company’s 35 manufacturing centers. Production is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2015.
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Vehicle coating maker Axalta Files Form S-1 Registration Statement for Proposed IPO
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (“Axalta”) has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common shares. Axalta is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high performance coatings systems. The securities to be offered in the proposed initial public offering may include shares to be issued and sold by Axalta as well as shares to be sold by certain current shareholders of Axalta.
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Axalta to invest $10.5m in Mexico plant to expand resins used in transportation coatings
By ABR Staff Writer
Liquid and powder coating supplier, Axalta Coating Systems has announced a plan to invest $10.5 m in Tlalnepantla operations center in Mexico, to improve its capacity to produce resins, which is used to make transportation coatings.
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Rytec introduces new windows with LEXAN sheets for high-speed doors
By ABR Staff Writer
Rytec has introduced new windows with LEXAN sheets for its Spiral FV (Full View) doors. Trusted for high-performance applications ranging from motorsports windshields to space helmets, LEXAN sheets set a new standard of excellence in performance in the high-speed door industry.
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Haldor Topsoe to build automotive catalyst facility in Brazil
By ABR Staff Writer
Danish catalysis company Haldor Topsoe is set to build a new automotive catalyst production facility in Brazil.
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PPG to spend $40m for expanding coatings facility in Brazil
By ABR Staff Writer
American paints and coatings supplier PPG Industries has announced its plans to invest about $40m in its coatings manufacturing facility in Sumare, São Paulo, Brazil.
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Ford starts using new paint technology for Transit vans
By ABR Staff Writer
American automaker Ford Motor has announced its plans to launch new Transit vehicles with a new paint technology.
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Nissan starts trials for new paint technology
By ABR Staff Writer
Japanese automaker Nissan Motor has commenced testing of a new super-hydrophobic and oleophobic paint technology, the Ultra-Ever Dry, which would enable the car to automatically clean itself.
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Asahi Glass to set up new auto glass plant in China
Asahi Glass Co (AGC) is set to establish a new auto glass plant in China at its subsidiary AGC Flat Glass (Suzhou) Co, with a total investment of JPY4.5bn ($46m).
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Crown Group inaugurates $5.4m plant in South Carolina
By ABR Staff Writer
American automotive coating services manufacturer The Crown Group has inaugurated a new $5.4m plant at 101 Milledge Road in Greenville County, South Carolina.
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BASF to increase automotive coatings production in Brazil
By ABR Staff Writer
German chemical firm BASF has unveiled plan to EUR2m to expand the production capacity for waterborne coatings in its Demarchi Coatings Site, located in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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BASF to build new resin plant for automotive coatings in China
By ABR Staff Writer
German chemical firm BASF is investing about EUR90m to build a new plant at Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in China, for producing resins and electrocoat (e-coat) for use in automotive coatings.
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Porsche builds new paint shop at Leipzig plant
By ABR Staff Writer
German sports car manufacturer Porsche has completed construction of a new paint shop at the Leipzig facility with installation of nine air vents on the roof of the building.
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Lanxess opens automotive rubber additives facility in Russia
By ABR Staff Writer
Germany based specialty chemicals company Lanxess has opened its first production facility in Russia that manufactures rubber additives used in automotive and tire industries.
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Ground Effects to establish automotive accessories facility in US
By ABR Staff Writer
Canada based automotive installer Ground Effects will invest $3.4m to establish a new spray-in bed liners facility in Roanoke, US.
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