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Axalta Starts New Technology Center in Vadodara, India

Published on 2017-08-24. Author : SpecialChem

Axalta has opened its expanded Technology Center Savli in Vadodara in the state of Gujarat, India. The technology investment demonstrates Axalta’s commitment to delivering innovative coating solutions in India, a strategic market in Asia-Pacific.

The Technology Center Includes:

New Tech Center India
Axalta Starts New Technology Center in Vadodara, India

Automotive Coatings Development Laboratory


  • The automotive coatings development laboratory will focus on developing special paint formulations to ensure superior color match, aesthetics and quality
  • The new laboratory space will feature contemporary robotic spray applicators that can simulate line application conditions inside customer manufacturing plants
  • The equipment is designed to facilitate the development, approval, quality control, and customer line support required by auto-OEM customers
  • Additional capabilities at the facility also include color measurement tools and accelerated paint testing equipment

Innovative Coating Solutions


Technology plays a crucial role in driving our business as well as serving our customers,” explained Dr. Barry Snyder, Axalta’s Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at the opening ceremony.

This Technology Center is part of a global network of technology facilities that are designed to develop tailored solutions to meet local customer needs.

At Axalta, we monitor automotive trends and forecast how color preferences are changing in the automotive market,” added Sobers Sethi, Axalta Vice President and President, Emerging Markets.

I am pleased that we can now offer innovative coating solutions directly to our customers. We’re confident that with this new state-of-the-art technology center, we will be able to meet the paint and coatings requirements of all our customers in India.

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Source: Axalta
2 Comments on "Axalta Starts New Technology Center in Vadodara, India"
ATULKUMAR V Sep 8, 2017
Good news for paint industries to up grade with new technology particularly in Auto finish coatings. Atul Vyas
Sudipta A Aug 27, 2017
Very Good News For Indian Paint Market.Hope Axalta will come up with their state of the art technology in the OEM coatings.

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