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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.
Jotun creates new standard for predictable, long-term antifouling protection with SeaForce and Hydractive™ technology
PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has unveiled the next generation of its popular SeaForce biocidal antifouling range, with three new products featuring breakthrough Hydractive™ technology. Developed in-house at the global leader in marine protective coatings, the new solution provides predictable, long-term performance for diverse vessel needs.
Jotun reduces print delivery distance by equivalent of a trip to the Moon
PRESS RELEASE: Gelato has enabled Jotun to reduce the delivery distance of its print material by 373,000 km in 2018, the equivalent of travelling from the Earth to the Moon. The partnership has also reduced associated CO2 emissions by 113,000 kg and reduced print costs by 47 percent.
Jotun sees signs of improvement
PRESS RELEASE: Supported by strong performance towards the end of the year, Jotun achieved an operating revenue of NOK 17,660 million in 2018, an increase of eight per cent compared to 2017. Good growth in the sales of protective coatings suggest improvement in global markets.