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PPG to Build R&D Facility in China

Thursday, September 6, 2018

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Global coatings supplier PPG (Pittsburgh) recently announced plans for a new research and development center in Tianjin, China, part of a larger move to increase the company’s research footprint for customers in China and across the Asia-Pacific region.

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Global coatings supplier PPG recently announced plans for a new research and development center in Tianjin, China.

“PPG continues to enhance its research and development capabilities to ensure consistent, ongoing innovation and service to customers,” said David Bem, PPG vice president, Science and Technology and chief technology officer.

“The new Tianjin R&D center will best position the company to leverage scale, promote collaboration and continue enhancing our capabilities.”

The facility will be located in the Tianjin Economical and Technological Development Area, and is slated for completion in 2021.


Tagged categories: Business operations; PPG; Research and development

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