Axalta to Showcase Architectural Developments at AIA Convention 2016 in Philadelphia

Houston, TX, May 13, 2016 --( Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, will exhibit and present at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia on May 19–21, 2016. Axalta experts will provide insights into architectural powder coatings and answer attendees’ questions at booth number 1152.

Axalta will also showcase new and innovative updates to its architectural portfolio, which includes Alesta® AR300, AR400 and AR500 architectural powder coatings, along with the Anodic Collection. Axalta is pleased to offer customers a full range of architectural powder coatings.

“We are excited to exhibit at the upcoming AIA Convention,” said Mike Withers, Axalta Architectural Segment Leader. “Our goal is to emphasize the value of using powder coatings on architectural projects and the strengths of our brands. Our architectural line affords architects a high level of design freedom by making it easy to match a wide range of building materials while maintaining excellent corrosion resistance.”

At the Axalta booth, experts will also showcase the Alesta Global Color Collection. This architectural powder coatings line is available worldwide and is inspired by the textures and colors of iconic locations such as China’s Forbidden City and the ancient Mayan pyramids in Mexico. This high-quality portfolio is designed to meet the needs of architectural customers around the globe.

The AIA Convention is one of the largest annual gathering of architects and design professionals in the United States. It provides those in the powder coating industry with technical and applied technology forums as well as new product innovations and developments. The event also gives industry professionals a chance to interact and demonstrate the latest architectural improvements and designs.

About Axalta Coating Systems – Celebrating 150 Years in the Coatings Industry
Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,800 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 100,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit
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