Dymax® Oligomers & Coatings Partners with Mechnano

Dymax Oligomers and Coatings, a division of Dymax, has joined forces with Arizona company Mechnano to develop UV-curable dispersions and masterbatches of Mechnano’s discrete, functionalized carbon nanotube (CNT) for UV applications. The partnership will have an initial primary focus on 3D printing applications with additional applications to follow. Mechnano has developed a novel technology that Read more about Dymax® Oligomers & Coatings Partners with Mechnano[…]

Dymax® Oligomers & Coatings und Mechnano: Neue strategische Partnerschaft

Der Geschäftsbereich Dymax Oligomers and Coatings hat sich mit dem Unternehmen Mechnano aus Arizona zusammengeschlossen, um neuartige Dispersionen und Masterbatches durch Kombination von Dymax Oligomeren mit Mechnanos funktionalisierten Kohlenstoff-Nanoröhren (CNT) für UV-Anwendungen zu entwickeln. Der Schwerpunkt der Partnerschaft liegt zunächst auf 3D-Druckanwendungen, weitere Anwendungen sollen folgen. Mechnano hat eine neuartige Technologie entwickelt, die die Herstellung stabiler Read more about Dymax® Oligomers & Coatings und Mechnano: Neue strategische Partnerschaft[…]

Pilotprojekt von BASF Coatings in Kooperation mit Nexxiot für mehr Transparenz beim innerbetrieblichen Werkverkehr

Der Unternehmensbereich Coatings von BASF digitalisiert seine innerbetrieblichen Werkverkehre am Standort Münster. Dafür hat das Unternehmen in einem einmaligen Pilotprojekt auf die Expertise des Digitalisierungsspezialisten Nexxiot gesetzt. Das Schweizer Unternehmen liefert Hard- und Software für die exakte Positionsbestimmung der innerbetrieblichen Transporte. Ziel war es, die Prozesse der BASF-Logistik transparenter und effizienter zu gestalten und beispielsweise Read more about Pilotprojekt von BASF Coatings in Kooperation mit Nexxiot für mehr Transparenz beim innerbetrieblichen Werkverkehr[…]

BYK Live Event: On the path to the future

BYK is preparing for a major digital event. As one of the leading specialty chemicals suppliers, BYK is taking a look into the future of additives and coatings with various online formats on April 21, 2021. Among other things, the program will feature interesting discussions and presentations by BYK’s top management. The participants will include Read more about BYK Live Event: On the path to the future[…]

Meet W&H at the virtual.drupa 2021

20 April to 23 April 2021: Talk to the experts in the exhibition area and gain exclusive insights at for W&H Web Sessions. From April 20 to 23, virtual.drupa 2021, the industry gathering for the global printing industry, will take place. In the exhibitor area, W&H will present an overview of its latest machines and Read more about Meet W&H at the virtual.drupa 2021[…]

HeiQ Viroblock Underlines Versatility with New Application on Paper and Packaging

HeiQ and ICP Industrial Inc, a division of Innovative Chemical Products (ICP) have signed a contract granting ICP Industrial worldwide exclusivity for the HeiQ Viroblock Technology in graphic art coatings for commercial printing processes including food, beverage and pharma packaging. HeiQ Viroblock, the world’s leading antiviral/antibacterial technology thereby underlines its versatility as it enters a Read more about HeiQ Viroblock Underlines Versatility with New Application on Paper and Packaging[…]

Chemical distributor OQEMA expands its network with acquisition of Proquibasa, Barcelona, Spain

The OQEMA Group has taken over the Spanish chemical distributor Proquibasa S.A. and will integrate the company going forward. The company, which focuses on the sectors of coatings, construction and adhesives; industrial cleaning, textile and water treatment; food, feed and pharma, has been active in the Spanish distribution market for over 40 years, and more Read more about Chemical distributor OQEMA expands its network with acquisition of Proquibasa, Barcelona, Spain[…]

Evonik launches solutions to improve the performance and safety of electric vehicle batteries in China

Latest Evonik products help overcome life cycle and overheating issues of current lithium-ion batteries Evonik makes debut at China International Battery Fair with several new solutions to help the automotive industry Latest innovations in battery technology supports to the fast-growing Electric Vehicle market Evonik has developed a series of solutions that help to make the Read more about Evonik launches solutions to improve the performance and safety of electric vehicle batteries in China[…]

Milestone reached: thyssenkrupp and IG Metall union conclude basic agreement to limit the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic at Steel and strengthen its competitive position

thyssenkrupp Steel and the trade union Industriegewerkschaft Metall have concluded a basic agreement to supplement the “Future Pact for Steel” collective agreement of March 24, 2020. It includes up to 750 additional job cuts in administration and production-related areas and the assessment of operator models for operating facilities to further increase efficiency in the company. Read more about Milestone reached: thyssenkrupp and IG Metall union conclude basic agreement to limit the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic at Steel and strengthen its competitive position[…]

Brenntag berichtet für das außergewöhnliche Jahr 2020 starke Ergebnisse und unterstreicht Widerstandsfähigkeit seines Geschäftsmodells

Rohertrag* steigt auf 2,850 Mrd. EUR (+3,3%)** Operatives EBITDA*** erreicht 1,058 Mrd. EUR (+8,3%) Free Cash Flow liegt bei 1,055 Mrd. EUR Dividendenvorschlag: 1,35 EUR je Aktie (+8,0%) Umsetzung von Project Brenntag trug bereits zu den positiven Ergebnissen 2020 bei Ausblick: Für 2021 erwartet Brenntag ein operatives EBITDA von 1,080 bis 1,180 Mrd. EUR Brenntag (ISIN Read more about Brenntag berichtet für das außergewöhnliche Jahr 2020 starke Ergebnisse und unterstreicht Widerstandsfähigkeit seines Geschäftsmodells[…]