AkzoNobel to acquire Mapaero

AkzoNobel has announced its intention to acquire French aerospace coatings manufacturer Mapaero. The intended acquisition will strengthen AkzoNobel’s global position in aerospace coatings, notably in the structural and cabin coating sub-segments, and contribute directly towards delivering the company’s 2020 guidance. Established in 1992 and specializing in sustainable water-based and advanced [...]

New paint shop

As Russian aviation Insider reported recently, a new paint shop for aircraft is to be constructed at Belarus within the capital Minsk airport. It is scheduled to be operational by the end of 2020. Already finished in 2018 was a MRO hangar with an area of 18.000 m2. Currently the [...]

Investment in Singapore Aerospace Application Support Center

PPG recently announced a 13,7 million Euro investment in a new 3,600 m2 application support center (ASC) at the Seletar Aerospace Park near the Seletar Airport in Singapore. The project is the company’s largest investment to date in Southeast Asia. Scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2020, the [...]