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Jotun reduces print delivery distance by equivalent of a trip to the Moon

2019-04-17

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

2019-02-11

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.

Jotun on hand to help the ‘Golden Gate of The North’ withstand arctic extremes

2018-12-18

PRESS RELEASE: Last week saw the opening of Hålogaland bridge in Narvik, Norway, the longest suspension bridge within the Arctic Circle. The construction has been coated with Jotun Protective solutions to ensure long-lasting anticorrosive performance in temperatures that can fluctuate by 40 degrees throughout the year, with winds in excess of 80 miles per hour.

Jotun and Kansai Paint build relationship to meet marine and protective demand

2018-12-12

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, a global leader in marine coatings, and Kansai Paint, a leading coating supplier in Japan, have signed an agreement to develop their existing alliance. The partners are now looking to emulate the success they’ve achieved in the Marine segment in the Protective Market.

Jotun provides paints and coatings to 12 of the top 20 tallest buildings by 2020

2018-10-19

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, leading global supplier of paints and coatings, has provided its products and services to 12 of the top 20 tallest buildings by 2020.

Jotun increased sales in the 2nd tertiary

2018-09-28

PRESS RELEASE: Sales of Jotun paints and powder coatings reached NOK 11 871 million in the first eight months of the year, an increase of seven per cent compared with the same period last year.

Jotun launches single source Green Building Solutions

2018-09-10

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, leading supplier of paints and coatings, is launching Green Building Solutions (GBS) - the easiest way to design, specify, beautify and protect buildings worldwide with green building products.

Jotun delivers tanker flexibility, durability and commercial advantage with new Tankguard Flexline cargo tank coating

2018-09-04

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has responded to market demand for a cargo tank coating that allows greater cargo flexibility, long-term performance and vessel utilisation with the launch of Tankguard Flexline which will be exposed at SMM, the international maritime trade fair in Hamburg. The unique product is built on the Flexforce technology, ensuring excellent cargo resistance, quick port turnarounds and lengthy, and hence cost effective, maintenance intervals.

Jotun simplifies customers’ marine onboard maintenance with unique SeaStock Management Solution

2018-06-04

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has launched an innovative solution that brings simplicity, predictability and optimal quality to the process of marine onboard maintenance.

Increased sales, but weaker results for Jotun

2018-06-03

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun had a turnover of NOK 16 401 million in 2017, an increase of four per cent compared to 2016. At the same time, operating profit ended at 1 354 million, a decrease of 23 per cent. A sharp rise in raw material prices is the main reason for the decline in earnings.