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PPG partners with University of Michigan’s Mcity for autonomous vehicle testing, research
PPG announces its partnership with the University of Michigan’s (U-M’s) Mcity, a public-private partnership that brings together industry, government and academia to improve transportation safety, sustainability and accessibility for the benefit of the society. Mcity’s work includes operating the Mcity Test Facility, which is the world’s first purpose-built proving ground for testing autonomous vehicles, connected-vehicle systems and related technologies. PPG is the first paints and coatings manufacturer to join the Mcity partnership.

PPG showcases emerging paint, coatings technology developments for electric vehicle batteries, autonomous vehicles at NAIAS
PPG will showcase developments for its expanded portfolio of paints and coatings solutions for battery electric, hybrid electric and autonomous vehicles this month at the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at the Cobo Center in Detroit.

PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at secondary school in India
PPG has completed a COLORFUL COMMUNITIES™ project that helped revitalize the Government Higher Secondary School in Sriperumbudur, India. The Colorful Communities program provides PPG volunteers and products along with financial contributions to bring color and vitality to communities where the company operates around the world, such as in Sriperumbudur, where PPG has a PPG Asian Paints facility.

PPG Executives to Discuss Paints, Coatings Technologies for Autonomous Driving, Electric Vehicle Batteries at Automobili-D Conference
Members of PPG's leadership team will participate in panel discussions covering autonomous and electric vehicle technologies during the 2018 Automobili-D exposition and conference, Jan. 14-20 at Cobo Center in Detroit . Held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Automobili-D is a global forum for mobility-focused companies, organizations and thought leaders.

DULUX Paints by PPG announces colour trends for 2018: Start off New Year with bold, elegant hues for glamourous home design
It’s a brand new year, and there is no better time to reimagine your home as an elegant retreat from the outside world than with the trendiest paint colour palette from DULUX® Paints by PPG.

PPG to acquire architectural paint and coatings wholesaler ProCoatings
PPG announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire ProCoatings, a leading architectural paint and coatings wholesaler located in The Netherlands. PPG expects the transaction to close in the first quarter 2018, subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.