Industry News

  • Shamrock Moves Forward

    David Savastano, Editor||September 6, 2005
    Two years ago, Larry Weissman was hired by Shamrock Technologies owner Bill Neuberg to become the company’s new CEO and president. Mr. Weissman had followed the same path taken by Jack Gallagher, who had left Elementis after it had purchased Rh…

  • PIA Releases New Product Catalogs

    September 6, 2005
    The 2000 editions of the Catalog of Products for Heatset Web Offset printers and the Catalog of Products for Coldset/Non-Heatset Printers have been released by the special industries groups of the Printing Industries of America (PIA) dedicated to the…

  • U.S. Bronze Opens New Technical Center

    September 6, 2005
    Flemington, NJ-based U.S. Bronze Powders, Inc. has announced the opening of a new 3,100 square foot technical center for corporate research and development at the U.S. Aluminum plant in Haskell, NJ. According to the company, the center, which is sche…

  • KKR Launches Rockwood Specialties Inc.

    September 6, 2005
    Following its acquisition of the pigments, additives, plastics compounding, water technology, timber treatment and electronics operations from Laporte plc., Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., L.P. (KKR), New York, NY, has announced the formation of a…

  • Eastman Plans 2-EH Acid Capacity Increase

    September 6, 2005
    Kingsport, TN-based Eastman Chemical has announced that it plans to expand its 2-ethylhexanoic (2-EH) acid manufacturing capacity. According to the company, the expansion comes as a result of a growth in the number of end-use markets for the acid and…

  • Donna Campbell Joins Ink World, Coatings World

    November 30, -0001
    Campbell is involved with SSCT, CSCT and PSCT.