Axalta to Exhibit Protective Functional Coatings at SSPC 2017 in Tampa

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, will exhibit at the Society for Protective Coatings 2017 (SSPC 2017) conference at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida on January 30 - February 2, 2017. During the conference, Axalta experts will exhibit Nap-Gard® functional powder coatings at booth #739. SSPC 2017 is the only show in North America whose sole focus is on protective, marine, industrial, and commercial coatings.

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Axalta will feature innovative, new advancements to its functional pipeline portfolio of Nap-Gard fusion bonded epoxy (FBE) powder coatings. Designed to be effective in extremely harsh environments such as wastewater treatment facilities and saltwater settings, Nap-Gard provides corrosion protection on external and internal pipe coatings with single, dual, and multi-layer application options, and is also ideal for valves and rebar.

“We are excited to exhibit at the SSPC 2017 conference,” said Meghan Hodge, Axalta Global Product Marketing Manager for Functional Coatings. “The opportunity to showcase our effective Nap-Gard product line, including our last high temperature tolerant interior pipe coating, and to discuss the importance of corrosion protection with the pipeline industry is very important, as we continue to bring high-performing functional products to the marketplace.”

During the show, professionals from around the world can receive training on new coating technology, learn about the industry’s newest technological advancements and network with colleagues and potential customers.

For more information on Axalta’s functional products, please visit our website at

To register for the conference or technical sessions, please see the SSPC website at

About Axalta Coating Systems

Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the approximately 12,800 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 100,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit and follow us @Axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

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