• Volvo Ocean Race

    We’ve joined forces with Dutch sailor Simeon Tienpont to form team AkzoNobel with the aim of winning the 13th edition of the world renowned Volvo Ocean Race.

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  • Restoring the Rijksmuseum

    Walk around Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum and it’s not just the art that catches the eye – the Sikkens paint on the walls looks great as well.

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  • Nature in the driving seat

    Our scientists have mimicked the ability of some animals to withstand the cold and developed an additive for road salt which makes driving safer.

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  • Faster than a
    speeding bullet

    Engineers in the UK have built a supersonic car designed to set a new land speed record. It’s coated with paint developed by AkzoNobel that’s normally used on aircraft.

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