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The bid would come three months after Axalta said it would explore a sale. It would allow PPG to overcome potential antitrust hurdles it would face were it to buy the entirety of Axalta, and only take on businesses it deems complementary. CD&R and PPG are discussing forming a consortium to bid for Axalta with other investors that include Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC and U.S. asset manager BlackRock Inc, one of the sources said.
PPG (PPG) today announced the completion of a COLORFUL COMMUNITIES® project at Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending homelessness among veterans in Pittsburgh. The Colorful Communities program provides PPG volunteers and paint products along with financial contributions to bring color and vitality to communities where the company operates around the world, such as in Pittsburgh, PPG’s global headquarters city. “At Veterans Place, we’re dedicated to ending homelessness among veterans in the Pittsburgh region by offering a safe, supportive and renewing environment as these men and women gain the necessary skills to face real life challenges, secure permanent housing and lead productive and self-sufficient lives,” said Marlon Ferguson, executive director, Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard.
PPG Industries' (PPG) latest services platform enables businesses with several commercial facilities to identify and connect with established painters.
It's targeted at national companies that want to coordinate the painting of thousands of facilities through one platform.
Paint-and-service solution books, schedules and manages general maintenance projects on a national scale
While other paint brands are celebrating their varying “it” paint colors for the next year, Glidden wants to help do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) and procrastipainters alike get rolling on the paint projects they’ve been putting off by cutting ties with trends and simplifying the color selection process. On Fight Procrastination Day today, Sept. 6 (yes, it’s a real holiday, and no, we didn’t make it up), Glidden paint is unveiling the color people actually will use in 2019 and beyond – Whirlwind (PPG1013-3), a fail-proof cool gray with a touch of blue. “Grays have been trending for more than a decade,” said Kim Perry, Glidden paint’s color guru.
PPG (PPG) today announced the completion of a COLORFUL COMMUNITIES® project in Renous, New Brunswick, that helped revitalize the Tom Donovan Arena. The two-day project brought together nearly 25 volunteers from PPG’s architectural coatings business and Crack N Teal, a PPG customer. The volunteers painted the indoor hockey arena’s locker rooms, hallways, ceiling beams and concession areas, with PPG providing approximately 75 gallons (284 liters) of DULUX® Paints products by PPG to assist with the project.
PPG (PPG) today announced that it has been selected for a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) partnership that will use supercomputing resources to accelerate the development and testing of structural adhesives for vehicles built from lightweight materials. The project was authorized by the DOE Vehicle Technologies Office, with funding provided by the High Performance Computing for Energy Innovation (HPC4EI) program. PPG will collaborate with DOE’s Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to develop computer-based models of the aging characteristics of a variety of next-generation adhesives designed to join lightweight materials.
PPG (PPG) today released new survey data that confirms the positive impact color can have on learning environments, serving as a catalyst for student engagement, happiness and ownership. Nearly 900 teachers, parents and educational administrators across the U.S. completed the online survey, with 97% of participants saying colors and décor are meaningful to positively affecting student engagement. “Paint colors are a powerful tool for impacting the aesthetic of a space, but they also have the potential to impact the emotions or experience one has within the space,” said Dee Schlotter, PPG senior color marketing manager, architectural coatings.
PPG (PPG) and Leanne Ford, the interior designer behind the HGTV home renovation show “Restored by the Fords,” have unveiled a one-of-a-kind paint color guide at The Home Depot so homeowners can shop the designer’s favorite paint colors – including her favorite shade of white – to use in their own homes. A reflection of Ford’s soulful, lived-in style, the 15 curated colors in the collection are part of the new PPG paint color center launching in The Home Depot locations across the U.S. to help homeowners feel confident in selecting paint colors for their home.
PPG Industries' (PPG) Teslin substrate is a secure, durable and easy-to-print synthetic material. It is ideal for applications that require high-performance, tough label solution.
PPG (PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation is providing more than $160,000 in undergraduate college scholarships for U.S. students through the NATIONAL MERIT® Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). New scholarships announced for 2019 include 27 awards for children of PPG employees and students who live in communities near PPG facilities. NMSC selects recipients based on their scores on the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®), which students take during their junior year of high school.
Rowan faculty will lead a team of researchers from PPG, Drexel University, Northeastern University and the University of Massachusetts.
PPG (PPG) today announced that its corporate information technology (IT) department has partnered with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania to introduce students to careers in artificial intelligence (AI) and the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through the development of the PPG AI Pathways Institute (AIPI) & Teen Accelerator program. The PPG Foundation provided funds to help support this new initiative. The three-week, intensive summer program connects students in ninth through 11th grades who have a passion for technology to project-based hands-on learning, mentorship, career exposure and networking opportunities.
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“From hands-on, educational workshops in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), to programs that foster workforce development, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, PPG partners with organizations that provide a sustainable path forward for young people in our local communities,” said Malesia Dunn, executive director, PPG Foundation and corporate global social responsibility.
PPG today announced the completion of 11 COLORFUL COMMUNITIES® projects in the first half of 2019 that helped create bright and colorful spaces across the U.S.
The buyout of Dexmet enables PPG Industries (PPG) to add value to its customers by enhancing product offerings as well as expanding its R&D capabilities.
PPG Industries' (PPG) state-of-the-art facility in Singapore will aid collaboration and enable the company to deliver efficient and value-added services to customers.
PPG (PPG) announced that it has completed its acquisition of Dexmet Corporation, a manufacturer of specialty materials for surfaces in aerospace, automotive and industrial applications. Financial terms were not disclosed. The company, which has approximately 75 employees, specializes in customized, highly-engineered, expanded and perforated metal foils and polymers used for mission-critical applications in aerospace, energy storage, and other industrial applications.
PPG (PPG) today announced a $15 million investment in a new 38,750-square-foot (3,600-square-meter) application support center (ASC) at the Seletar Aerospace Park near the Seletar Airport in Singapore. The project is the company’s largest investment to date in Southeast Asia. Scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2020, the ASC will accommodate increased demand for aerospace sealants and coatings, chemical management services and the packaging of third-party products.