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The Fortunate 50: Top execs in region averaged $6.7 million in 2012
Mylan's Robert J. Coury is the highest-paid executive at public companies based in the Tri-State region for the third year in a row, easily outdistancing PPG Industries' Charles E. Bunch, who finished second.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Marion Star
Pittsburgh Zoo unveils new Amur tiger cub to public
This undated photo provided by the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium shows the new Amur tiger cub in a restricted area at the zoo.
PPG to make $825 million in payments in Pittsburgh Corning case
PPG Industries said the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania has issued an interim order confirming a reorganization plan for Pittsburgh Corning, a business jointly owned by PPG and Corning Inc.
Wed May 15, 2013
787 Dreamliner deliveries resume
A day after learning the Boeing 787 Dreamliner would return to domestic service on United Airlines later this month, the jets are starting to be delivered again.
Mon May 13, 2013
PPG to Present at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2013
PPG Industries vice president of investor relations Vince Morales will present at the Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2013 in New York on Tuesday, May 21, at 1:35 p.m. ET.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sinetar to Lead Combined PPG North American Architectural Coatings Business
With PPG Industries' acquisition of the North American architectural coatings business of AkzoNobel, Scott B. Sinetar, vice president, PPG architectural coatings, North America, is set to lead the combined architectural coatings business.
Wed May 08, 2013
Business Briefs: Pa. auditor general warns Highmark, UPMC to get along
State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said he would consider auditing UPMC if the region's two largest health providers can't get along.
The Washington Post
Axiall Drops as Profit Trails Estimates on Costs: Atlanta Mover
Axiall Corp., the vinyl-products maker that changed its name from Georgia Gulf Corp.
Last FIRSTE program for young women set for May 7, 8
The 21st Females Interested in Reaching for Science, Technology and Engineering program is set for Tuesday and Wednesday, May 7 and 8, at Penn State New Kensington.
Tue May 07, 2013
PPG sells share in joint venture to Norway company
PPG Industries said Tuesday it sold its 50 percent ownership of a joint venture based in North Carolina that makes a piece of wind-energy turbine blades.
PPG Adds to its Sigma Syladvance Range
PPG Protective and Marine Coatings has launched Sigma Syladvance 700, a high performance antifouling designed specifically for ships working at medium to high rates of operation and medium speeds.
Mon May 06, 2013
PPG Pittsburgh Paints Brand Unveils Mobile Version Of The Voice Of...
Offering the first room visualizer accessible via tablet device, The Voice of ColorA Paint Your Own Room Visualizer allows homeowners to use their tablet's browser and camera in concert to take a photo and virtually paint a room through a single seamless process.
Dow soars Friday, U.S. Steel up 6.35%
The Dow Jones industrial average passed 15,000 for the first time ever Friday, jump-started by better-than-expected April employment numbers released before trading began.
Fri May 03, 2013
New PPG Data Sheet Matches Powder Coatings, AAMA Performance Specs
PPG Industries' industrial coatings business has published a new data sheet that categorizes PPG architectural powder coatings according to American Architectural Manufacturers Association performance standards.
PPG Industries Moves Up In Analyst Rankings, Passing Northeast Utilities
In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, PPG Industries , according to ETF Channel .
Thu May 02, 2013
PPG Acquires Deft's Waterborne and Chrome-free Technologies
PPG Industries says it has reached an agreement to acquire certain assets of Deft Inc., a privately owned specialty coatings company based in Irvine, Calif.
'Culture of Health' Project Lowers Employee Health Costs
A comprehensive program focusing on "growing a culture of health" has led to a reduction in employee health costs at PPG Industries, according to a study in the May Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine , official publication of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine .
Cramer: Recent big down days add to confusion
Nothing jives! Nothing dovetails. It is enough to drive you up a wall. On Wednesday I spoke to two top-notch executives, Rick Hamada, from Avnet , the company I call the supermarket of tech, and to Jim Griffith, the CEO of Timken , the steel company, and both said the same thing: Business is ticking up.
Wed May 01, 2013
PPG Expands Paint It Application to Nexa Autocolor Brand
STRONGSVILLE, Ohio, - PPG Industries' automotive refinish business has introduced Paint It for the NEXA AUTOCOLOR brand.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
PPG Chairman and CEO Charles E. Bunch appears on CNBC's 'Mad Money with Jim Cramer'
PPG Industries' Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Bunch appeared yesterday on "Mad Money with Jim Cramer" on CNBC to discuss PPG's first quarter 2013 business performance and economic outlook for the remainder of the year.