Viscosity, specific weight or colour are some of the characteristics specific to paint that must be controlled during the manufacturing process. Even if they have been previously determined during formulation, it is necessary to verify that the manufacturing process is correct and whether the desired result will be obtained once the paint is applied.

In this article we will analyse these fundamental characteristics that must be taken into account during the manufacturing process of paints. Read more


Dispersion is a key phase in paint manufacturing. When it comes to emulsified paints, for example, it is widely considered as the most important phase.

The goal in the dispersion phase is to cause most of the agglomerated pigments and fillers that are part of the formula to be stably separated as individual particles. Read more

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This post provides an overview of the concept of grading and how important it is in the paint manufacturing process.

In the paint industry, the particle size of pigments and fillers that make up the formulas is of great importance, since it determines the characteristics of the final product such as the coverage, gloss or texture of a layer of paint. Read more

In 2010, Oliver and Batlle launched to the market the mixer-disperser of tronco-conical geometry Polimix DPS-ORC. This industrial dissolver has progressively gained an outstanding market position among the industrial machinery for new generation dispersion processes. Read more

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On 1st and 2nd June 2021, Fira Barcelona will host the ‘Paint & Coatings’ event, a trade fair that will bring together professionals and expert companies in paint technology and surface treatment. Oliver + Batlle will be in attendance with its own stand, where we will be able to offer all the information you need about our mixing, grinding, filling, and palletising equipment. At the technical conference, which will be held at the same the fair, you will be able to learn about the latest developments carried out by our company aimed at improving the manufacturing process of paints and related products.

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