Axalta Coating Systems to Break Ground on Houston Dual Refinish and Powder Paint Training Facility



Axalta Coating Systems will break ground on a unique training facility in northwest Houston on the property of its powder manufacturing site.
This new facility will have two distinct training sections. The first will support Axalta’s Automotive Refinish customers. The other section is designed to train and support Powder coating customers such as industrial OEMs, job coaters and those from architectural, agricultural and construction equipment industries

This facility will be the ninth Axalta training facility in the U.S. It will be the first training center that also educates powder coaters.



Randall Willis, Axalta’s Director of North America and Supply Chain
Gilles Georges, Axalta’s Business Director, Powder Coatings North America
Josselyn Rosario, Axalta’s Plant Manager, Powder Coatings North America



WHEN: Monday, November 10, 2014
4:00 pm
WHERE: 9800 Genard Road
Houston, TX 77041

Axalta Coating Systems’ technical training solutions are designed to advance the skills and knowledge of our liquid and powder customers, helping to enhance their ability to increase shop productivity, efficiency, safety and quality.

With our interactive approach, our instructors, designers, and staff are committed to enhancing our customers’ ability to be competitive industry leaders through the continuing education and development of their people.

This expansion into Texas will allow us to grow our learning and development service area, giving our customers expanded training opportunities.


Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, automotive refinish and commercial vehicles 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 more than 145 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,000 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit and follow us @axalta on twitter.


Axalta Coating Systems
Lisa M. Miree-Luke, 610-358-2228

Release Summary

Axalta Coating Systems to Break Ground on New Dual Refinish and Powder Training Center.


Axalta Coating Systems
Lisa M. Miree-Luke, 610-358-2228