PPG Industries: Bringing innovation to the surface


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  • 5/01/19

    PPG has named Jaime Irick as vice president, architectural coatings for the U.S. and Canada.

    Mr. Irick will succeed Dave Cole who will retire effective July 31, the company said.

  • 4/29/19

    Seventeen million people can't be wrong, can we? We're spending every Monday through Saturday waiting for Sunday night to arrive so we can see what happens next in the epic HBO TV series, "Game of Thrones."

    Every product imaginable is finagling a tie-in to this series, from Oreos cookies stamped...

  • 4/08/19

    Pittsburgh-based PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE: PGG) named Devashish Saxena as its new vice president and chief digital officer, according to a news release.

    Chief digital officer is a new role at PPG, and Saxena’s is charged with leading “the company’s digital transformation,” including through...

  • 4/05/19

    The giant paint job on Huntsville’s giant rocket is nearly complete.And celebration focused Friday on the refurbished Saturn V rocket at the U.S.

  • 3/29/19

    PPG received a high score of 90 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI).

  • 3/18/19

    Green means go. It is the color of four-leaf clovers and the first sign of spring — which, by the way, begins officially March 20. It’s also sprouting up in seemingly every category of home furnishings and decor. ... One sophisticated take on the hue — called Night Watch — was chosen after months...

  • 3/18/19

    The breakout success of HGTV’s “Restored by the Fords” is only enhanced by co-host Leanne Ford’s uncanny likeness to Diane Keaton — right down to Keaton’s voice, laugh, mannerisms and affable demeanor. ... Leanne: White is a breather. It lets people relax. It’s the blank canvas, right? The silence...

  • 2/22/19

    ...North American homeowners are abandoning do-it-yourself projects in record numbers to go with the pros, making “do-it-for-me” the largest and fastest growing sector of the market, according to Sherwin-Williams Co. The trend is a boon for contractor-focused paint shops owned by Sherwin, PPG...

  • 2/21/19

    ...Car companies are looking to adapt the coatings used on the latest cellphones to vehicle screens and shiny black interior trim. ... We recently had a chance to try one of the new screen coatings courtesy of manufacturing giant PPG Industries. The company provided us with a sample of its anti-...

  • 2/15/19

    PPG announced that PPG RECC 3007 aerospace conversion coating has been qualified to U. S. Military Specification MIL-C-81706, Type II, Class 3, Form IV, Method A. It is the first non-chrome aerospace pretreatment coating to be qualified to the U.S. Department of Defense’s specification for...

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