At this year’s APCS, to be held from September 17 to 18 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, BYK will be presenting its latest product developments in the aqueous coatings and printing inks sectors.
The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA was able to increase sales by 9 percent to €1,070 million in the first half of 2015 (previous year: €985 million).
The specialty chemicals company ALTANA AG has successfully adjusted and extended a syndicated line of credit in the amount of €250 million.
Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber (61) is going to retire and will hand over the chairmanship of the Management Board to longtime Management Board member Martin Babilas (43) on January 1, 2016, Stefan Genten (46) will become ALTANA’s new Chief Financial Officer on August 1, 2015
Dr. Stephan Glander (46) has been appointed new Managing Director of BYK-Chemie GmbH, based in Wesel, Germany
BYK Additives & Instruments is launching a new additive on the market
Sales rise by 11 percent to around €2 billion, EBITDA reaches €397 million, with a margin of 20.4 percent, Outlook: Further profitable growth in 2015
BYK-Gardner is now introducing a complete new and innovative line of accessories for the cosmetic industry.
At BYK Additives & Instruments, a leading supplier of additives and measuring instruments for the coatings, printing inks and construction industries, the final preparations for its presence at this year’s ECS are now running at full speed.
As of January 1, 2015 there has been a personnel change in the Adhesives & Sealants department. Tobias Austermann, formerly a member of the sales team at BYK specializing in adhesives and sealants, has been appointed successor to Jan Lenz, the previous head of department.
BYK has developed a new coupling agent for use in polypropylene glass fiber compounds
DISPERBYK-2055 is a high molecular-weight wetting and dispersing additive that covers a very broad application spectrum
Alejandro Basterra is the new Managing Director of BYK Chemie de México as of January 5, 2015
The presentation of BYK Additives & Instruments at the European Coatings Show 2015 in Nuremberg is solely devoted to the topic of process optimization.
The high-quality stabilization of phthalocyanine pigments and carbon blacks in solvent-borne coating systems, printing inks and inkjet inks was the driver for developing DISPERBYK-2200