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 •  January 15

Marco Group International Opco, LLC (“Marco”) announced today it has completed the acquisition of assets from JAD Equipment Co. (“Jad”), an Ohio based distributor of surface preparation equipment and consumables. Founded in 1944, Marco is a manufacturer, distributor, and service provider of surface preparation equipment and consumables to...

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 •  January 12

Seventy-five percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2018 as contractors are optimistic that economic conditions will remain strong as tax rates and regulatory burdens fall, according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate. Despite the general...

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 •  January 12

Sulzer Mixpac USA, Inc., the leading innovator of 2-component adhesive dispensing systems, announces the availability of MIXPAC™ MixCoat™ Spray, a member of the innovative MIXPAC™ MixCoat™ cartridge-based 2-component dispensing system family. The portable Mixpac Mixcoat Spray pneumatic dispense system is designed for small volume applications,...

CoatingsPro Magazine

 •  January 11

DeWalt recently launched its Jobsite WiFi Access Points, built to withstand tough conditions at construction jobsites while providing wireless coverage through a user’s existing internet service provider (ISP). “Reliable internet access is a necessity on residential and commercial construction sites large and small,” the company said in a news...

CoatingsPro Magazine

 •  January 11

There are numerous situations that can lead to premature structural issues or the degradation of a bridge. For example, tiny stress cracks that aren't visible to the naked eye could form, and unless caught, could cause a disastrous collapse. Another example might be improperly mixed grout that is used inside the post tension tendons that help hold...

CoatingsPro Magazine

 •  January 11

As employers continue to spend billions annually on worker safety programs, injury rates over the past several years have remained stagnant. That statistical plateau has leaders in the safety industry tapping into another resource to take worker safety to the next level: the workers themselves. A new partnership between safety gear manufacturer...

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 •  January 11

AkzoNobel has appointed Renier Vree as Chief Financial Officer of its Specialty Chemicals business, effective March 1, 2018. Vree has spent the last eight years at Arcadis N.V., where he is currently CFO and Member of the Executive Board. He also acted as the interim CEO for six months in 2016/2017. Prior to Arcadis, he spent more than 20 years at...

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 •  January 10

More than 2,000 engineers, architects, contractors, educators, manufacturers, and material representatives from around the world are expected to convene at the The Grand America Hotel & The Little America Hotel, Salt Lake City, UT, USA, March 25-29, 2018, to collaborate on concrete codes, specifications, and practices. Technical and educational...

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 •  January 10

Seymour Midwest, a family owned global supplier to the specialty hand tools market, is pleased to announce the promotion of Bob Vitoux to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer. Vitoux joined Seymour Midwest in 2016 as the Chief Operating Officer and will take over for Bill Henthorn who will move into a Board role after twenty years with...

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 •  January 9

Presserv Ltd is launching a new training facility, which will train 150 graduates to apply a range of protective coatings to pipework and structural steel both on and offshore by the end of 2018. The new courses, delivered by training and operations manager Brian Reid, will teach contractors and operators the correct way to apply STOPAQ surface...