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AkzoNobel Brand Awlgrip® To Transfer To Strategic Manufacturing Facilities


AkzoNobel’s Yacht Coatings business today announced that it will cease operations at its facility in Union, New Jersey.

A Win at the World Superyacht Awards


Awlgrip coated Chopi Chopi, built by CRN Shipyard has been honoured with the prestigious "Judges Commendation" award at the 2014 World Superyacht Awards.

Finalists of the 2014 World Superyacht Awards announced


Chopi Chopi, the stunning 80m megayacht built by CRN and coated with a full Awlgrip system has been named as a finalist in the 2014 World Superyacht Awards.

Awlgrip announces sponsorship of Pendennis Cup 2014


Awlgrip today announces our sponsorship of the Pendennis Cup 2014. The regatta, from 26th - 31st May, showcases the sailing capabilities of classic and modern superyachts in the waters of Cornwall, UK.

Awlgrip debuts several new innovative products


Awlgrip today reveals to the world three new product ranges debuting at IBEX 17th Sept, with their European debut coming at Monaco the following week.

Latest Yacht Paint Application Center opens


Awlgrip today announces the official opening of the latest Yacht Paint Application Center (YPAC) in its ever-growing training network.

"Dr Grip", David Halcomb, waves goodbye


Awlgrip today announces the early retirement of industry legend and an Awlgrip founding member David Halcomb.

Awlfair Surfacing Filler - A new surfacing filler for Europe


Awlgrip today announces the launch of Awlfair Surfacing Filler, a new Surfacing Filler for the European range.

Pinmar Yachtsman’s Golf Tournament fundraising not dampened by the weather


Despite torrential storms and cancellation of Fridays play the recent 24th Pinmar Yachtsman’s Golf Tournament co-sponsored by Awlgrip, still managed to raise a phenomenal new record of €72,000 for its nominated charities.

Awlgrip-coated Antares III finalist at World Superyacht Awards


S/Y Antares III, built by New Zealand shipbuilders Yachting Developments and coated with a full Awlgrip Topside system, has been announced as a finalist in the 2012 World Superyacht Awards under the category of ‘Sailing Yachts, 30m-40m'

Awlgrip today has announced an innovative competition aimed at superyacht interior designers of the future


Awlgrip is challenging interior designers of the future to show how innovative design can utilise their new interior products to produce interiors that can be more stylish, increasingly ergonomic and easier to build than ever before.

Awlgrip & DeVilbiss co-develop a new, revolutionary spraygun for the Yacht Market


Following months of designing and testing Awlgrip and DeVilbiss have co-developed a new Superyacht Spraygun! Featuring Controlled Droplet Technology (CDT), the gun was launch at the recent METS 2011 event in Amsterdam

Variety Of Awlgrip Hull Colour Options Available For 2012 Fairline Range


Fairline Boats, a luxury motor yacht manufacturer, is offering customers a variety of Awlgrip hull colour options for the 2012 Fairline model range.

We’ve launched a Facebook page!


Awlgrip has launched its official Facebook page as a new platform to communicate with customers, applicators and yards.

Awlgrip hosts inaugural Yacht Management Symposium


A world leading manufacturer of yacht coatings, Awlgrip presented its inaugural Yacht Management Symposium in London on 31st August 2011.

Black Pearl by Name, Black Pearl by Color


Stunning New Yacht Marks First Significant Application of Awlcraft SE in Asia Pacific Region

Awlgrip finished Attessa IV wins ‘Best Rebuilt Yacht 2011’


Awlgrip is proud to have supplied the award winning Attessa IV, winner of the ‘Best Rebuilt Yacht of 2011’, with 14,400 gallons of products.

Awlgrip launches Controlled Fusion primer range


Following the recent launch of Controlled Fusion Awlgrip is proud announce the launch of two new products based on this unique technology; Max Cor CF and Wash Primer CF.

New Awlcraft SE Fast Dry successfully trialled


The new Awlcraft SE Fast Dry Effect System was successfully trialled on a 19' powerboat at Cape Fear Community college in Wilmington, NC

Awlgrip Introduces Controlled Fusion


Controlled Fusion technology is a unique chemical system that allows extended re-coat times, removes the need for sanding prior to applying the next coat and also gives excellent substrate adhesion.

Awlgrip again co-sponsors Pinmar Charity Golf Event


The 22nd Pinmar Yachtsman’s Golf Tournament at Son Gual Golf course in Mallorca, co-sponsored by Awlgrip, raised over Euro 40,000 for this year’s nominated causes.

Lusben – providing the all in one solution


Established in 1956 and based in Viareggio, Lusben provides solutions which cover the consultancy needs, maintenance and repair of motoryachts and megayachts

Awlgrip announces new Yacht Paint Application Center


Awlgrip has opened its third Yacht Paint Application Center, the latest located in Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA.