News in Brief
"Protech has had a long friendship with Oxyplast and its founders," says David Ades, managing partner of Protech. "The two companies have complimentary capabilities in technology, manufacturing and marketing." Protech has four manufacturing facilities.
Consorcio Comex S.A. de C.V. (Mexico City) will acquire Professional Paint Inc., the operator of a group of regional architectural-coatings companies in the western United States and Canada, under a merger agreement announced by Colorado-based Professional Paint.
Kolene Corp. (Detroit) announced that Hetworth Corp. (Cambridge, Ontario) will sell and distribute Kolene's thermochemical process for removing paint, E-coat and other coatings in Ontario.