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AkzoNobel Names Tranquil Dawn As 2020 Colour of the Year

AkzoNobel Names Tranquil Dawn As 2020 Colour of the Year

10 October 2019

As a new decade dawns, we’re feeling the calming effects of AkzoNobel’s colour of the year for 2020. Tranquil Dawn is a fluid shade, encompassing green, blue and grey tones to create an effect of cool serenity.

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Market Trends: Natural Finishes Gaining In Popularity

Market Trends: Natural Finishes Gaining In Popularity

10 June 2019

For a long time we have seen metallic finishes dominating the architectural coatings market. From precious metal effects to steely grey, metallic finishes stand out for their brightness and optical depth. However, whilst these metallic and anodic trends still yield plenty of interest within our customer base, recently we have seen a big influx in requests for ‘’natural effect’’ finishes.

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Our New Branding Keeps Trucking On!

Our New Branding Keeps Trucking On!

20 March 2019

Our transport trucks are a rolling marketing tool, so it is only right that they reflect the quality of our service and showcase our bold new branding.

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Powering Our Future With A New Transformer

Powering Our Future With A New Transformer

12 February 2019

Earlier this year in January, after seven months of planning and work, a brand new 500 kva transformer was energised at the C&O site.

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Colours, Textures & Finishes – A World of Possibilities with Powder Coating

Colours, Textures & Finishes – A World of Possibilities with Powder Coating

15 January 2019

One of the many benefits of choosing powder coating is the wide variety of finishes available to the customer. Colours, textures, special finishes and technologies; there really is a world of possibilities out there! In this blog, we’ll give you some more details on just a handful of the options available…

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C&O Granted Qualicoat License

C&O Granted Qualicoat License

10 December 2018

Commencing last March, C & O undertook the accreditation process to gain the quality certification.

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Continued Investment At C&O Site

Continued Investment At C&O Site

20 November 2018

C&O continues its large scale investment programme with the installation of a containerised Alup 45Kw variable speed drive rotary compressor.

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How Does It Work? The Powder Coating Process

How Does It Work? The Powder Coating Process

13 September 2018

There are 3 steps to the powder coating process: pre-treatment, powder application and finally, curing. These processes can vary slightly depending upon the material being coated and the type of powder coating being applied, however the principles remain the same.

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CONSTRUCTION GROWTH IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2015, BUT A SLOWER RATE

CONSTRUCTION GROWTH IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2015, BUT A SLOWER RATE

25 January 2016

SME budiling firms across the country saw their business growth dip in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) in their latest trade survey.

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C & O PASSES THE 3000 HOUR SALT SPRAY TEST

18 August 2015

C & O Powder Coatings has now passed a 3000 hour salt spray test with our supplier TIGER POWDER COATINGS

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