PRA is the world's most complete surface coatings advisor and the essential connector to the global surface coatings community throughout the supply chain.
We provide independent knowledge based services that have positioned us as a catalyst for innovation and growth since 1926.
The team is based at the PRA Coatings Technology Centre, not too far from London Heathrow Airport. It is home to our unique library dedicated entirely to surface coatings information services and publications, as well as our independent laboratory. We operate internationally with a network of partners and associates, which was recently strengthened significantly by our merger with Pera.
Our mission is to be the essential connector for the global surface coatings community throughout the supply chain by providing independent knowledge based services in support of innovation and growth of our members
Since our foundation the aims have been:-
PRA Membership brings many benefits. Membership of PRA is open to all surface coatings related businesses including paint, ink, adhesive and sealant manufacturers, chemical raw material suppliers, other research associations, instrument equipment manufacturers, end users of coatings and consultants.