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A well-constructed finish.

In the land of Commercial Construction, PPG is a rock-solid color partner.

Our overarching goal is to help you identify and apply the right finishes for your projects. You know it. We know it. The finishes you select have a tremendous impact on the final project and its programming mission. You know it. We know it.

When you tap into PPG's global network of color experts and designers - who forecast societal influences and future customer profiles to offer colors, textures and designs for all commercial market segments - you can expect world-class color support. And a world of surface design solutions.

We offer the largest palette. Our color products cover more surfaces - walls, drywall, roofs, metal, glass, plastic, wood, concrete, you name it. With performance that's second to none.

You can expect long lasting durability. Over 100,000 pre-formulated, ready-to-go colors. Low VOC. Heat management coatings. And innovative special color effects.

Remember, protection can be beautiful. Green can be inspired. Performance can be colorful. Look to PPG for all your finishes -from the ground up.


PPG Industrial Coatings

Scottsdale library is the first building designed with new VARI-COOL® coatings.

DURANAR® VARI-Cool coatings contain pearlescent pigments that reflect the sun's energy using ULTRA-COOL® infrared-reflective coatings technology by PPG. In addition to helping buildings to stay cooler, the coatings change color according to viewing angle and how light refracts across their surface.

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New San Diego cruise terminal features DURANAR VARI-COOL coatings.

The recently-opened Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier, a $28 million cruise ship terminal at the Port of San Diego, is the second major building to feature color-shifting Duranar VARI-Cool coatings by PPG .

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Schooled in the power of color.

Throughout the world, PPG has partnered with and served our customers as they create vibrant living spaces in institutional environments. Color makes a powerful impact on all of these projects, not only in terms of the building aesthetics. It determines much of the functional success and design intent of the project.

At Heerbeeck High School in Best, Holland (the Netherlands), color influences everyone who walks the halls and hits the books.

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San Jose International Airport first showcase for DURANAR powder coatings.

The new Terminal B concourse at the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport in California is the first monumental architectural project constructed with Duranar powder coatings by PPG Industries' industrial coatings business.

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See how colors heal and transform.

Childhood is a time of transformation, of energy, and of color. And for a sick child, those things are even more important.

When Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh was being built, it wanted to be more than just a world-class healthcare facility. It wanted to make kids better, inside and out.

Astorino architects implemented a deep, meaningful architectural methodology named fathom for Children's based on the metaphor of transformation. This design would come to symbolize physical and emotional transformation.

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Duranar, Vari-Cool and Ultra-Cool are registered trademarks and IdeaScapes is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.