The Protective Coating Specialists

Altex Coatings Ltd specialises in the formulation, manufacture, and specification of high performance industrial and marine protective coatings throughout Australasia and Southern Pacific regions. We are dedicated to providing a professional, knowledgeable service, enduring customer relationships, providing world class products backed by world class technology. This is under the well respected global brand Carboline, along with our own well known Altex Yacht & Boat Paint brand, backed by strong support networks and technical helplines.

Over 60 Years Trading History

Since 1954 Altex has grown to become one of the largest privately owned manufacturers of high performance coatings in Australasia, supplying a wide range of coating types and systems for almost every major industry sector. The ownership structure allows significant reinvestment of earnings into technology, training, staff and customer education. Altex Coatings Limited is a Resene Group company, with operations based in three Pacific countries. Each business shares the common philosophy of Quality, Innovation and Colour eadership, and service increasingly diverse segments of the coatings market.

What We Do

We work with owners, engineers, construction companies, contractors, steel fabricators and applicators, serving every major industry sector with superior corrosion and asset protection, plus maintenance solutions and programme that meet our customers' needs and expectations. Being a large manufacturer and distributor of high performance industrial and marine coatings in Australasia supplying coatings, linings and fireproofing systems, we provide:

  • superior corrosion protection using world class technology
  • expert knowledge and professional service at every stage
  • customised specifications
  • extensive corrosion audits by qualified staff
  • case history referrals
  • price competitiveness
  • custom colour service
  • applicator quality assurance and applicator training seminars
  • technical literature and product data
  • qualified and experienced technical support.