Teknos opens new powder coating factory in Rajamki

Pigment & Resin Technology

ISSN: 0369-9420

Article publication date: 21 March 2008

Citation

(2008), "Teknos opens new powder coating factory in Rajamki", Pigment & Resin Technology, Vol. 37 No. 2. https://doi.org/10.1108/prt.2008.12937bab.025

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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Teknos opens new powder coating factory in Rajamki

Article Type: Industry news From: Pigment

The official opening of Teknos' new powder coating factory took place on November 15 in Rajamäki, Finland. The opening ceremonies including evening reception gathered 700 guests from all over Europe. Greetings from the Finnish government brought Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen. The new powder coating factory is 10,000m and is the largest of its kind in the Nordic countries. The new facility cost approximately e17 million.

The demand for powder coatings has grown in all Teknos market areas in recent years, so the creation of new capacity is timely, according to the company. Teknos is the market leader for powder coatings in the Nordic countries and Russia.