ITW Futura Coatings specializes in developing and manufacturing high performance coatings, elastomers and structural resins. Our broad line includes polyurethanes, polyureas, epoxies, epoxy novalacs, engineered polyurethane foam systems and vinyl esters. Futura is your source for a complete selection of primers, 100% solids VOC compliant systems, solvent and water based systems as well as a wide variety of specialty coatings - many of which are engineered to meet very specific customer applications.

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6614 Gant Road , Houston , Texas 77066 USA

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Water and Wastewater
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Globally (various continents)
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ITW Futura Coatings

Established in 1978, Futura Coatings specializes in developing and manufacturing high performance polyurethane and polyurea coatings, elastomers and structural resins. Futura also epoxies, novolacs, vinyl esters, primers, water based systems and specialty coatings.

In 2003, Futura Coatings joined with ITW (Illinois Tool Works). This expansion provided many positive contributions and benefits, such as access to an elite group of skilled and experienced technology and product development engineers and researchers, that enhanced ITW Futura Coatings ability to service its customers and expand our markets.

The ITW Futura Coatings products feature superior resistance to wear, abrasion, corrosion, impact, chemical resistance and high temperatures. Applications include FGD power plant coatings, pipe line coatings, potable water, waste water, secondary containment, engineered foam systems, surface replication resins, hard coats and composite resins.cialty coatings - many of which are engineered to meet very specific customer applications.

Founded in 1912, ITW (Illinois Tool Works) designs and produces an array of highly engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products and equipment for customers around the world.

ITW is a Fortune 200 diversified manufacturing company with more than 800 decentralized business units in 57 countries and employs over 50,000 men and women who are focused on creating value-added products and innovative customer solutions for the automotive, construction, electronics, food and beverage, packaging, power system and pharmaceutical industries.

PolySpec Thiokol, an ITW company, is a leading manufacturer of polymer coatings, linings, flooring and sealants for construction and corrosion protection in industrial, institutional, commercial and marine markets. From our formation in 1992, PolySpec® has evolved from a local supplier of coatings and linings to a thriving entity with an international presence in diverse markets. Our growth has been enhanced by the acquisitions of the THIOKOL Formulated Products and Selby Marine Decking Products businesses.

ITW Polymer Technologies manufactures epoxy grouting compounds, anti-slip floor and deck coatings, epoxy and silicone potting materials, composite pipe repair systems, MarineTex® and adhesives. 60 years of research and experience in various fields provide the resources needed to remain on the leading edge of polymer technology.