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Jotun meets extreme demands of onshore oil, gas and chemical industries with new Thermosafe range providing better corrosion protection, hence less maintenance for the operators

2017-11-15

PRESS RELEASE: The onshore oil, gas and chemical industries are evolving, and they need protective coating solutions to keep pace with ever more extreme demands. That’s the message from Jotun, one of the world’s leading global paints and coatings provider, which today launches the unique Thermosafe range, enabling customers operating at higher temperatures, with enhanced safety, efficiency and productivity.

Regulations encouraging innovation and incentives ‘vital’ for sustainable future

2017-11-08

Regulations are the backbone of shipping and a key part of the level field demanded of shipowner and operator representatives. But are the regulations working? What needs to be reformed? And can they be more inclusive to meet the needs of current industry?

Increased sales, but earnings decline for Jotun

2017-10-03

PRESS RELEASE: The Jotun Group recorded sales of NOK 11,048 million during the first eight months of the year. Results are impacted by weak demand in shipbuilding and the offshore industry.

Jotun celebrates successful trial of wave energy system

2017-09-22

Together with other partners supporting Waves4Power, as Swedish-based clean energy company, Jotun sees potential in the new innovative wave energy system. The system was presented for HM King Harald and a wide audience in Runde, Norway on 21 September.

Jotun increases sales in a demanding market

2017-05-30

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun’s results for the first four months of the year are characterised by good growth in the Decorative Paints segment but difficult conditions in the shipbuilding and offshore markets. An increase in raw material prices and the negative effects of currency exchange rates also contribute to a weaker result compared to last year.