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Free Webinar: Architectural Coatings Specs

Thursday, May 9, 2019

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PaintSquare will host a free webinar on Wednesday, May 15, entitled: “Architectural Metal Coatings: What is in a Coating Specification?”


PaintSquare will host a free webinar on Wednesday, May 15, entitled: “Architectural Metal Coatings: What is in a Coating Specification?”

In a presentation sponsored by AGC Inc., AkzoNobel’s Arturo Lugo will update the design and construction community on the latest technologies to achieve AAMA compliance, improve finishes options, define nomenclature and discuss other topics that will help to correctly specify liquid and powder coatings.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand architectural coatings and where they can be applied;
  • Understand AAMA as a specification standard and how coatings manufacturers achieve categories;
  • Determine sustainability with LEED/EPD; and
  • Learn examples of different ways to specify.

Register for free by clicking here.

About the Presenter

Lugo was born and raised in Puerto Rico, graduated with a degree in architecture from the City University of New York, started his career designing residential and commercial projects in the New York area and continued his design experience developing healthcare and hospitality projects in the Caribbean, all while securing the NCARB architectural registration.

In 2009, he joined AkzoNobel’s Decorative Paints Division to develop the architectural market though the Caribbean, additionally working close with architecture students to educate the upcoming generation. In 2014, he took an opportunity with AkzoNobel’s Protective Coatings division to develop the engineering specification market in the Northeast U.S., working on significant infrastructure projects. In 2018, he joined the AkzoNobel Powder Coatings division to support architects in specifying facade coatings for global projects.


Tagged categories: AGC Chemicals; AkzoNobel; Asia Pacific; Education; EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa); Good Technical Practice; Latin America; North America; PaintSquare; Webinars; Z-Continents

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