Chemicals

A glossy coat

Neil Roche works manager, and Allan Horsburgh, project manager, both from Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd, at the handover of the Ashington site to AkzoNobel site manager, Jeff Hope.

The British paints and coatings industry has had a positive start to 2014 but Tom Bowtell, CEO of the British Coating Federation has concerns over key regulatory and skills related challenges which could stifle the industry’s competitiveness.