PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Download the FREE Equipment and Rental Resource Guide

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Deal Extends Valspar’s Latin Reach

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

More items for Coating Materials

Comment | More

The Valspar Corp. has announced that it has acquired Brazilian coatings maker Isocoat Tintas e Vernizes Ltda.

Valspar Corp.

Isocoat, located in Araçariguama, São Paulo, Brazil, manufactures powder coatings used in transportation, building products, appliances and other general industrial markets for customers in Brazil, Argentina and Colombia.

Isocoat had 2010 sales of approximately $34 million. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Expanding Market, Technologies

"Isocoat further strengthens Valspar's presence in the fast-growing coatings markets in Latin America and broadens our range of technologies for the general industrial segment," said Gary E. Hendrickson, Valspar president and chief operating officer.

"The company is an excellent strategic fit with our existing business, supports our service to our global customers in the region, and provides an outstanding platform for growth."

Minneapolis-based Valspar, founded in 1806, is the world’s sixth-largest paint and coatings company. Its Industrial Coatings segment produces coil-applied coatings; composite coatings for the marine, transportation, sanitary and automotive markets; extrusion coatings; and general industrial coatings. The company’s product portfolio also includes high-performance architectural, packaging, wood, and automotive coatings, as well as coating intermediates.

   

Tagged categories: Acquisitions; Mergers; Protective coatings; Valspar

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

International Paint LLC

International Paint Engineered Coatings

Learn about our solutions for:
  • Structural Steel
  • Piping & Equipment
  • Storage Tanks
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Secondary Containment


    Polyval Coatings
    Polyflex® Polyurea Linings

    exhibit outstanding versatility in use; providing abrasion resistance, superior seamless waterproofing and high-chem corrosion protection. www.polyflexlinings.com


    Sherwin-Williams
    Heat-FLex® Hi-Temp 1200

    Improved Corrosion
    Resistance
    Enhanced Durability
    Faster Shop Throughput


    Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
    Performance Amine 1,3-BAC

    A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.


    BASF
    New resins from BASF will have metals loving water:

    Excellent corrosion resistance, low VOC, high gloss, thin films basf.us/industrialcoatings
    polyorders@basf.com
    800-231-7868


    SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings
    http://www.sspc.org/

    Join SSPC and Enhance
    Your Career !


    Thermion Inc
    Buy Back Program

    We are offering $5,000
    credit for your old Model
    This drive system is
    being discontinued by
    the manufacturer.
    More information at
    thermioninc.com
    877.884.3428

  •  
     
     
    Technology Publishing

    The Technology Publishing Network

    The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
    Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

     
    EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
    REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
    MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
     

    © Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
    2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com