PPG Industries acquires Hi-Temp Coatings Technology Co Inc in Boxborough, Massachusetts, US

PPG acquires high heat resistant coatings supplier, Hi-Temp Coatings

11:00 AM, 4th March 2014
PPG Industries acquires Hi-Temp Coatings Technology Co Inc

PITTSBURGH, US: PPG Industries has completed its previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Hi-Temp Coatings Technology Co Inc, a privately-owned supplier of high-temperature-resistant and insulative coatings, based in Boxborough, Massachusetts, US. Financial terms were not disclosed.

The acquisition enhances the product portfolio of PPG’s protective and marine coatings business, adding coatings that withstand extreme temperatures to protect both carbon steel and stainless steel substrates. The coatings are used widely in refineries, petrochemical plants, pulp and paper mills, and power plants.

“With the acquisition of Hi-Temp and its unique technologies, we offer even more high-quality solutions for a variety of customers, including those in the petrochemical industry. We look forward to leveraging these products for multiple growth opportunities for PPG’s business,” said Tim Knavish, Vice President, Protective and Marine Coatings, PPG.

 

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