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Jotun hjelper Odfjell Drilling med løsning for oljeselskapet Total


Pressemelding: Jotun samarbeider med Odfjell Drilling ved å levere industrimaling og premium antibegroing løsning til den avanserte boreplattformen Deepsea Stavanger.

Jotun helps Odfjell Drilling position for success with Total


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun is collaborating with Odfjell Drilling to provide an premium anti-fouling and topside coating solution for advanced drilling platform Deepsea Stavanger.

Jotun announces revolution in proactive hull cleaning with ground-breaking Hull Skating Solutions


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, a world leading provider of marine coatings, today announces the launch of Hull Skating Solutions (HSS), a break-through in proactive cleaning, offering shipowners an always clean hull in the most challenging operations.

Jotun A/S and COSCO SHIPPING International Hong Kong renew joint venture agreement


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun A/S and COSCO SHIPPING International Hong Kong Ltd have reinforced their commitment to one another with the renewal of their long-standing joint venture (JV) agreement.

Jotun wins the Green4Sea Energy Efficiency Award 2019


During the Europort exhibition, on the 6th of November 2019, in Rotterdam, a prestigious awards ceremony was held by Europort & Safety4Sea magazine where Jotun received the Green4Sea Award for Energy Efficiency.

Restructure of Jotun Paints Inc.


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has decided to restructure its business in the US. The new set-up will ensure that customers are served fast and accurately, by improved logistics and products especially developed for the US market.

Increased sales and good results for Jotun


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun recorded sales of NOK 12,875 million and an operating profit of NOK 1749 million in the first eight months of 2019. These figures represent a significant increase compared to the same period last year.

Jotun transforms turnaround times for storage tanks with a new TankFast solution


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, one of the global leaders in paints and coatings, is launching TankFast, a range of tank linings formulated to allow tanks to return back to service quicker than ever before, with excellent chemical resistance capabilities in the refinery, petrochemical and chemical industry.

Jotun signs 42 vessels HPS contract with Wallenius Wilhelmsen


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has signed an agreement with Wallenius Wilhelmsen to provide its Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) anti-fouling coating system across 42 vessels in the leading shipowner’s advanced RoRo fleet.

Jotun signs agreement with world's largest shipbuilder


PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the world’s largest shipyard for a new type of marine paint that reduces solvent emissions by up to 90 percent.

Meeting customers' demand


We cooperate with consumers, architects, designers, consultants, applicators and many other stakeholders to answer one question: What coating system best helps the endusers achieve their goal?

Overcoming the Faraday cage effect


Faraday cage effect - causes and solutions

Jotun is a global leading powder supplier


Jotun Powder Coatings is a world leading supplierfor the biggest companies active in various industries. To grow globally we focus on better usage of regional resources and improving cooperation between local sales and technical personnel.

Set your oven properly - save energy, time and money!


Proper determination of curing level ensures the required quality of coating. It can also significantly affect the cost level and help to achieve maximum capacity of the production line.

Troubleshooting: Curing


Petr Hetto, Technical Service Engineer explains the influence of the curing process on powder coatings parameters like gloss, colour, mechanical and chemical properties.

Jotatemp 250 – the only thermosafe epoxy coating engineered for 250°C


Jotatemp 250 is a two component glass flake reinforced epoxy coating that utilises composite technology to increase suitability for service in high temperature operations, both for insulated and non-insulated areas.

Troubleshooting: Back Ionization


Vlastimil Brabec, Senior Technical Service Engineer, advises how to deal with orange peel and surface defects caused by back ionization.

Meet experts from our Powder Technical Service Team


Experts from our Technical Service department visit hundreds of customers yearly providing support, making tests and measurements, and solving difficulties.