Advanced Colour Design

HMG Paints Advanced Colour Design

Our pioneering Advanced Colour Design team has been consistently producing phenomenal, high specification finishes for its customers. The team of colour specialists work with globally recognised car manufacturers, motorsport teams and architectural designers based in the UK and Far East.

The colour technicians in the Advanced Colour Design team source the highest quality pigments from all over the world and utilise their extensive colour matching and colour development experience to produce the most eye-catching, high-end shades.

Working closely with clients, the Advanced Colour Design team offers customers the chance to match or design their own shades, using fluorescent, sparkled or metallic pigment technology to create their own unique colours. Due to the team’s strong relationships with pigment suppliers, HMG’s customers have unrivalled access to the newest pigment technologies in the market.

HMG Paints Advanced Colour Design Blue for OEM

In 2020, HMG’s colour specialists have worked with globally recognised car manufacturers, motorsport teams and architectural designers based in the UK and Far East. The work done with some of the worlds leading brands will shape colour trends for the next 5 years plus. Colour matching and the development of new colours has always been integral to HMG’s industrial history. Our manufacturing facility in Collyhurst, Manchester is built on the original 1773 site of Little Greene Dye Works. This factory was one of the country’s most ancient coatings manufacturing sites, producing coloured paints and dye solutions for domestic and industrial use.

Today, HMG Paints’ on site colour laboratory houses the most sophisticated colour matching equipment and offers colour support to customers and distributors across the country. With a library containing the UK’s largest collection of classic car colours alongside over 500,000 different shades that have been recorded and collated over the last 85 years, HMG have a unique resource for colour creation.

"Our customers now see colour as an opportunity to enhance their image and brand by using striking colours and innovative effects. With the resources and expertise available to us, we believe we can help customers produce the high quality, breath-taking finishes that will help them standout from their competitors.”

Advanced Colour Design Process

HMG Paints Advanced Colour Design Consultation


A consultation to discuss the projects key themes and goals.

HMG Paints Advanced Colour Design Development

Colour Development

Our designers work on developing a unique colour that fits the brief utilising the latest in colour and pigment technology.

Hands on Spray Training

Colour Refinement

Based on feedback our team will further refine the colour for the customer until absoutely perfect.

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Final Application

The finished colour is handed over to the customer and used on the product.

Getting in touch.

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