AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel to acquire Fabryo

AkzoNobel (OTCQX:AKZOY -1.4%) announces to acquire Fabryo.<p>The deal includes two production facilities and six distribution centers, including one of …

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Second Place For Team Akzonobel In Penultimate Volvo Ocean Race In Port Heat In Sweden

eam AkzoNobel has finished second in the last-but-one Volvo Ocean Race in port race series heat in Sweden after fighting back from a fourth place …

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Volvo Race - Gothenburg In-Port Race

<b>Gothenburg In-Port Race now taking place, see live video here</b><p>The biggest battle is between the two teams with Dutch skippers, where Bouwe Bekking’s …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Images from the finish of Leg 10

<b>Leg 10 of the Volvo Ocean Race had another close finish, with six of the seven boats finishing close together very late at "night" - but being so far</b> …

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Volvo Ocean Race Leg 10, Day 3: Stakes are high as fleet tackles tricky transition

<b>The Volvo Ocean Race teams were pointing in completely the opposite direction to the Leg 10 finish line on Tuesday as they attempted to cross a</b> …

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Building team spirit and unity at the foot of Mt Everest

Employees from paint maker AkzoNobel trekked to the Everest Base Camp and came back a team

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Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 10 Underway

The Volvo Ocean Race fleet had a slow start to Leg 10 - Dongfeng Race Team lead to Fastnet Rock - Video here

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Team Akzonobel Leaves Wales On The Afternoon Tide

Team AkzoNobel leaves Wales on the afternoon tide as Volvo Ocean Race Leg 10 to Sweden begins in drifting conditions.<p>Team AkzoNobel has set off from …

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What Can Merchant Mariners Learn From Volvo Ocean Race Sailors?

Last month gCaptain was invited by John Mangano, Key Account Manager – Coastal & Navy for International Paint, to Newport, Rhode Island to board the …

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Team Brunel ready for Sky Ocean Rescue In Port Race

<b>With only two more stages to go, the difference between the number one and three in the general classification is only three points. Knowing that the</b> …

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How to set a record - Chris Nicholson - AkzoNobel

This is Chris Nicholson's sixth race – he knows the Volvo Ocean Race inside out and he's never short on a view. So, as we visited the teams here in …

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Tour the Volvo Ocean 65 One-Design & How To Drive One (video)

A Tour of the Volvo Ocean 65 One-Design<p>SAIL Magazine video above published May 30, 2018: during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, Rhode …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Rob Kothe’s analysis

The 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race (VOR) has been a race of two halves, after the first three legs it looked like two red boats could run away with the …

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A Tour of the Volvo Ocean 65 One-Design

Last week during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, Rhode Island, we had a chance to catch up with AkzoNobel team manager Gilles Chiorri for a …

Volvo Ocean Race

Records fall and a nail biting finish in the Volvo Ocean Race

Wet and wild and record setting<br>This Volvo Ocean Race is turning out to be one of the best and most badass in history and much of the basassness was …

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Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 9 Brunel Victory

Team Brunel (Bouwe Bekking) take leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race with Team AkzoNobel (Simeon Tienpont) second

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Team Brunel edges AkzoNobel in Leg 9 of Volvo Ocean Race

Team Brunel has won Leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race with a margin of just more than 4 minutes over another Dutch crew, team AkzoNobel, after sailing …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Nothing in it

(May 28, 2018; Day 9) - Less than a mile separated Volvo Ocean Race Leg 9 frontrunners Team Brunel and team Akzonobel today as the teams have under …

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Brunel win leg 9 by 4 minutes • Live Sail Die

This time everything went in favour of Brunel Sailing and they have taken the Leg 9, Newport to Cardiff win by 4 minutes over team AkzoNobel. …

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Volvo Ocean Race - Brunel lead to finish

Volvo Ocean Race - With less than 30 nm to the finish line in Cardiff, Wales, the two Dutch boats are just two miles apart

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Volvo Ocean Race: Neck and neck

(May 27, 2018; Day 8) – Team AkzoNobel and Team Brunel were racing practically neck and neck on Sunday as the Volvo Ocean Race fleet geared up for a …

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Setting Up For An Epic Finish In Cardiff

The racing is intense for the final miles of Leg 9 into Cardiff with at least four boats still in contention for a leg win...<p>Less than a mile …

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Volvo Ocean Race: Hitting the wall

(May 26, 2018; Day 7) – The leading boats in the Volvo Ocean Race have left yesterday’s record-breaking conditions in their wake as they bump into a …

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Dutch Drag Race Towards Finish In Cardiff

The two Dutch skippered boats, team AkzoNobel and Team Brunel are in a virtual heat, just two miles apart as they take on the final 300 miles of Leg …

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Dutch Skippered Boats Are Leading Less Than 250 Nm To The Finish

Team Brunel and Team AkzoNobel lead the fleet on Sunday afternoon, on their way to the finish line in Leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race. In this ninth …

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Volvo Ocean Race - Normal service resumed

Volvo Ocean Race - With less than 150 nm to the finish line in Cardiff, Wales, the two Dutch boats are just two miles apart

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Volvo Ocean Race Leg 9, Day 7: The gap closes as the fleet compresses

by Volvo Ocean Race 26 May 15:49 BST 26 May 2018<p>Volvo Ocean Race Leg 9, from Newport to Cardiff, day 07, on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. All the …

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Volvo Race - End of the Ride

<b>All seven crews have been enjoying speeds well into the 20s, but all good things must come to an end</b><p>Speeds dropped to around 6 knots for the three …

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Yacht Racing Forum announce AkzoNobel as title partner of Design Technology Symposium

Yacht Racing Forum announce AkzoNobel as title partner of Design & Technology Symposium<p><b>The Yacht Racing Forum is delighted to announce a partnership</b> …

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Team AkzoNobel breaks 600-nautical mile barrier to become fastest crew in Volvo Ocean Race history

<b>British sailors Jules Salter and Emily Nagel have become two of the fastest sailors in Volvo Ocean Race history after helping team AkzoNobel become</b> …

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