PPG industrial coatings business publishes heavy-duty equipment brochure

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 29, 2011 – PPG Industries’ (NYSE:PPG) industrial coatings business has published a new brochure highlighting its coatings for heavy-duty agricultural, construction, forestry and mining equipment.

The four-page brochure details performance and sustainability attributes for well-known PPG brands such as SPECTRACRON(R) and AQUACRON(R) liquid coatings, ENVIROCRON(R) powder coatings, POWERCRON(R) electrocoats and other PPG pretreatment and specialty products. It also describes PPG’s Centers of Excellence, a global network of full-service laboratories and pilot production lines in locations that strategically enable direct collaboration with customers to formulate coatings for specific color, performance and environmental requirements.

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) use PPG heavy-duty equipment coatings to paint, protect and add value to large work machines such as backhoes, bulldozers, cranes, excavators, harvesters and road graters.

To download a copy of the brochure, visit www.ppgindustrialcoatings.com, or call 1-888-774-2001 to request a hard copy.

PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2010 were $13.4 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

Bringing innovation to the surface is a trademark and Aquacron, Envirocron, Powercron and Spectracron are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
Sharon Bird
PPG Industrial Coatings