PPG transportation coatings are built for the long haul on the toughest on-road and off-road terrain. We protect our customers' most valuable assets by engineering paints and coatings that extend the life of vehicles through outstanding corrosion protection, enduring color and long-lasting gloss.
With a legacy of innovations, excellent technical expertise and industry-leading color formulations, PPG is the first choice of many of the industry’s best-known makers of buses, rail cars, truck bodies, trailers, motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs and other recreational vehicles.
For manufacturers of some of the world's most popular recreational vehicles, PPG is the clear leader in high cosmetic color development. Our innovative coating solutions are designed to increase productivity and help our customers to stand apart in this highly competitive industry.
Truck Bodies and Truck Beds
PPG is a leading global coatings maker with expertise across pretreatment, powder, liquid and electrocoat platforms. This multi-technology expertise makes the coatings process more efficient and cost-effective for our customers and delivers a durable finish that meets the highest aesthetic and performance standards.
Heavy Duty Trucks
PPG brings a wealth of experience, expertise and innovation to manufacturers of hard-working vehicles like cement mixers and refuse trucks. PPG transportation coatings offer exceptional corrosion fighting protection and high aesthetics under the harshest conditions, across a multitude of metals and surfaces.
One of the few companies to offer fully integrated pretreatment, liquid, powder and e-coat solutions, PPG coatings for rail, trailer and intermodal applications deliver exceptional corrosion protection and long-lasting color. Our coatings are widely used on landing gear, chassis frame and shipping containers.
PPG SPECTRACRON® Liquid
Formulated with advanced resin technologies, Spectracron and Durethane solvent-borne coatings deliver solutions for a variety of end-uses. This liquid portfolio can bring customizable colors and color styling to meet your customer's needs. This technology is capable of being applied in a variety of application methods, to a range of substrates, and with a wide cure range including ambient cure.
PPG ENVIROCRON® Powder
Envirocron coatings are a comprehensive range of powder technologies engineered to deliver innovative solutions for every application. Envirocron products are specifically formulated without volatile organic compounds (VOCs), making them the first choice of many OEMs, manufacturers and applicators in various industries around the world.
PPG POWERCRON® Electrocoat
PPG is a leader in epoxy and acrylic electrocoat for industrial applications. Our Products include black and grey cathodic epoxy electrocoat, PPG POWERCRON® 6th Generation products for use on automotive parts, HE (High Edge) versions for both frame and small part specifications, as well as PPG POWERCRON® ADVANTEDGE™.
PPG ZIRCOBOND® Pretreatment
Based on zirconium chemistry and a proprietary blend of additives, Zircobond pretreatment products cut sludge by-product from the pretreatment process by at least 80 percent compared to zinc-phosphate-based products. As an added benefit, Zircobond can be used in existing pretreatment lines.