Unlike fabricated metal parts that are painted after they are formed into their designated shapes, many metal parts are pre-painted before fabricating via the coil coating process.
The last Little Tavern restaurant, an iconic chain known for their small burgers and small cottage-style buildings, closed in 2008. But one former location in Washington, D.C., has been brought back to its original glory, thanks in part of PPG's architectural metal coatings.
Antonio Merloni Pressure Vessels S.r.l. is a leading manufacturer of cylinders and tanks for the LPG storage. With over 1,200 customers in 48 countries and two production sites in Italy (Matelica and Sassoferrato), Antonio Merloni is one of the largest pressure vessel manufacturing operators in Europe.
For many years, Graham Architectural Products (GAP) relied exclusively on liquid coatings to protect their world-class window, window systems and doors but added powder coating capabilities in the early 2000's.
Graffiti is not just an eyesore but, in many instances, a drain on public resources. Graffiti vandalism costs U.S. taxpayers an estimated $12 billion annually but the real cost may be much higher since it’s an underreported problem.
Our road trip around landmarks protected by PPG paints has just expanded beyond Europe. This time, we are on a sightseeing tour through New York City! We will start off by exploring the "Big Apple" at Roosevelt Island with a building that can change color. Then we will move to the ocean’s open-air coastal venue and finish in the Hudson Yards skyscraper complex.
The Ford Motor Company of South Africa is investing more than $1 billion to upgrade its manufacturing operations in the Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria. The capital will be used to install new equipment and technology, but also to bring in experts to run them, including professionals from PPG's Coatings Services business.
Designed by acclaimed architect Rafael Viñoly, the David L. Lawrence Convention Center opened in Pittsburgh in 2003 as the world's first certified green convention center. Today, it remains the largest LEED® Gold-certified building in the world.