Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

New trends in durability and sustainability of industrial paints


Venue: FIRA Barcelona, Recinto Montjuïc, Pabellón 8, Sala Prensa, 08004-BARCELONA
Date: 2019.05.30
Organiser: TECNALIA
Arantxa Tejada

Gain an updated view of the durability and sustainability trends of the most demanded paints in the industrial sector. 

  • Share the new tendencies in the application of sustainable, safe and durable paints.
  • Respond to the concerns that the sector has on the available alternatives and the expected benefits according to the use.
  • Create a forum for debate and reflection.

At this session you will obtain answers to these questions:

  • What solutions does the market offer to improve durability of corrosion-protective systems?
  • What are the demands of the new UNE-EN ISO 12944-6 standard?
  • What requirements are being applied?
  • What are the latest innovations in intumescent coatings for the passive protection of steel?
  • What challenges are the industrial paint manufacturers facing?
  • What are the domestic and the European markets requiring in terms of durability?

Aimed at:

  • Manufacturers and users of industrial paint
  • User industries
  • Petrochemical companies
  • Professionals in general from the paint industry world


09:30 Reception of attendees and registration
10:00 Welcome and introduction to the workshop
Jose Luis Elejalde, Lab_services Director at TECNALIA
10:10 Protection and decoration in the industrial market
Jaume Mestre, AKZO NOBEL
10:30 Intumescent coatings for the passive protection of structural steel
► Pere Catala, PFP and Cellulose Technology Laboratory Manager, HEMPEL
10:50 The 4.0 paint factory
Bernardo Ecenarro, BESA
11:10 New demands of UNE-EN ISO 12944-6 
► Arantxa Pérez, Industry Lab_services Technician, TECNALIA
11:30 Coffee Break
11:50 Process Optimisation and Control in powder paint lines
Gabriel Martínez, Industrial coating systems sales manager at Nordson Ibérica
12:10 Anticorrosive steel treatment in an industrial environment using protective coatings. Durability and Integrity expectations
► María Vaquero, Industry Lab_services Technician, TECNALIA
12:30 Surface pre-treatments. Innovation, sustainability and automation
Jordi Aguado Cubillo, Functional Coating Technical Customer Service Manager, Henkel Ibérica
12:50 Environmental aspects in manufacturing industrial paints 
► Albert Avellaneda, Area Manager of the best available techniques, General Directorate for Environmental Quality and Climate Change, Generalitat de Catalunya
13:10 Confirmation pending
13:30 Conclusions
Moderator Arantxa Pérez, Industry Lab_services technician, TECNALIA
14:10 Closing address of the Technical Workshop




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