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PPG Publishes Coil Coating Color Guide for Building Products

PPG Industries’ coil and building products group has published the Building Products Coil Coatings Color Guide, an eight-page brochure featuring 100 coatings color samples categorized according to eight product lines and five resin chemistries. The booklet highlights 30 individual colors, ranging from regal and bright white to charcoal and solar-reflective black,...

PPG certified metal panel program adds six Nucor Buildings Group companies

PPG Industries’ coil and extrusion coatings business announced that six members of the Nucor Buildings Group have achieved PPG Certified Metal Panel Program accreditation. The six companies are: American Buildings Co. and Architectural Metal Systems, both of Eufaula, Ala.; CBC Steel Buildings, Lathrop, Calif.; Gulf States Manufacturers, Starkville, Miss.; Kirby Building Systems,...

PPG to highlight cool roof coatings at 2012 International Roofing Expo

PPG Industries will exhibit the complete line of environmentally progressive Duranar and Coraflon coatings for metal roofs and building panels in booth 419 at the 2012 International Roofing Expo in Orlando, February 22-24. Duranar Ultra-Cool and Superl II Ultra-Cool coatings are formulated with proprietary infrared-reflective pigments that deflect solar energy away...

PPG announces price increase for industrial coatings products

PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business is raising prices by an average of 5 to 8 percent on all its coil and extrusion coating products in North America, effective Sept. 1 or as permissible by contract. “Raw material costs have risen dramatically during the first two quarters of 2011 and they are...