The industrial coatings business unit of
) will be exhibiting its array of liquid, powder, pretreatment
and electrocoat (e-coat) products at FABTECH 2013 show, which is
scheduled to be held at McCormick Place in Chicago from Nov
PPG will be featuring samples of familiar brands including
POWERCRON electrocoat, ENVIROCRON, CORAFLON and DURANAR powder
coatings, AQUACRON and SPECTRACRON liquid coatings, and X-BOND
and ZIRCOBOND pretreatment products at the show.
PPG also will be displaying the ULTRAPAX coatings system and
DRAGONHIDE coatings at the show. ULTRAPAX coatings system is a
packaged collection of pretreatment products and powder coatings
and DRAGONHIDE coatings is a lower-cost alternative to DURABULL
polyurea-based protective coatings.
Apart from displaying products, PPG will be presenting a
technical seminar on 'introduction to Electrocoating' at FABTECH.
The seminar will be conducted by Kelly Moore, PPG development
chemist, and he will be delivering on the anodic and cathodic
e-coat processes, and epoxy- and acrylic-based paints and their
uses. He will also be educating the attendees about pigments and
resins that are utilized to coat daily items and how to improve
their performance and durability.
FABTECH is North America's biggest metal forming, fabricating,
welding and finishing event and this year's show is expected to
attract more than 35,000 attendees and 1,500 exhibiting
PPG Industries currently carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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