AkzoNobel Helps Students Build World’s First Modular Car
Paint manufacturer’s curing system enabled economical, viable production of bio-fiber composites for the electronic vehicle, which was built by 26 students at the Eindhoven University of Technology.
Collision Repair Education Foundation and AkzoNobel Team Up to Offer Grant
High schools and colleges with collision repair education programs can submit proposals for applying continuous improvement and sustainability principles that improve the processes in the school’s body shop and have a positive impact on the environment.
Sustainable, High-Performing and Profitable Clearcoat
Autoclear EnergySelect LV is formulated to maximize energy savings and streamline operational processes.
AkzoNobel Launches Sikkens Autocoat BT LV650 System 2 Pack
Product is designed to offer advancements in reducer technology, while delivering improvements in productivity and consistency for the commercial, builder OE and non-regulated fleet refinish markets.
Sustainability Leadership Symposium Advances Coalition Need
National Center for Manufacturing Sciences identified as resource to facilitate cross-industry discussion.
AkzoNobel Shows Off High-Performance Coatings at 2014 SEMA Show
Sikkens, Lesonal and Wanda brands displayed 2014 SRT Viper, 2014 C7 Corvette and 1954 Custom Chevy Pro Touring Pickup.
AkzoNobel Announces Winners of FIT Sustainability Award
AkzoNobel Automotive & Aerospace Coatings Americas (A&AC) announced that three North American companies have been selected as winners of the fifth annual FIT Sustainability Award, an industry recognition program honoring businesses and organizations that are actively engaged in practices that advance the concepts of sustainability. The winners include: Economical Insurance – Waterloo, Ontario, Canada GMG
AkzoNobel Executives to Present at SCRS Repairer Driven Education Series
As part of a longstanding relationship with the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS), three AkzoNobel executives will serve as facilitators and lead speakers during the Repairer Driven Education series at the SEMA Show, taking place Nov. 4-7 in Las Vegas. The collision repair-focused sessions include: “Surviving the Push for Refinish Reductions – Spot within
AkzoNobel Unveils New Color Trends, Announces 2015 Color of the Year
AkzoNobel has launched the latest edition of its annual global study of color trends, providing added impetus for the company’s recently launched Human Cities initiative, which aims to make city life more energizing and vibrant for people across the world. Unveiled in Amsterdam today, “Colour Futures 2015” is spearheaded by the Color of the Year,
AkzoNobel Hosts Sustainability Media Briefing in Washington, D.C.
With Washington, D.C.’s historic landmarks serving as a poignant backdrop, collison repair industry editors gathered on Sept. 18 for an exclusive media briefing hosted by AkzoNobel Automotive & Aerospace Coatings (A&AC) North America. The event was held in conjunction with the company’s 2014 summer Acoat Selected North American Performance Group meeting, September 17-19, at the