Online Business Tools

You can enhance your market share by increasing your ability to bid on projects throughout the United States and Canada. To help you do this, Finishing First is ready to provide you with the detailed and timely information you need.


Paint BidTracker reports on bid notices, engineering and design jobs, as well as low bidders and award results in the public and private sector. It provides access to over 100,000 industrial coating projects alone each month.

Call or click Finishing First today to find out how your company can collect the information covered below to help you expand your market share.

Win more work with Paint Bidtracker — the only project leads service designed specifically for the coatings industry. This comprehensive tool, which Finishing First offers to our contractors at no cost, helps you generate leads and build your business by providing:

  • Reports on bid notices, engineering and design jobs, low bidder and award results
  • A project management tool for tracking the status of painting projects that interest you
  • Exclusive editor’s notes
  • Daily emails
  • Custom search capabilities

Industrial Info Resources (IIR)

The right intelligence helps you grow market share by increasing your ability to bid on industrial projects throughout the U.S. and Canada. Finishing First works with Industrial Info Resources (IIR), the leading provider of global industrial market intelligence. It provides access to nearly 70,000 projects at any given time, and adds one to two thousand new projects every day. It gives you the detailed, timely information you need to successfully market, prospect and win bids throughout North America.

Industrial Info Resources helps you:

  • Create more effective sales and marketing strategies for higher visibility
  • Reduce the time spent prospecting
  • Increase new relationships
  • Meet and exceed sales goals

To get the market intelligence you need, click here to email us and let us know what type of information you are seeking.

Below are some of the industries, markets and project details available from Industrial Info Resources:


  • Facility
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Chemical Processing
  • Food & Beverage
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Metals & Minerals
  • Petroleum Refining
  • Pharmaceutical Biotech
  • Power
  • Production
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Terminals
  • Transmission


  • 2 – 3 Months Out
  • 4 – 6 Months Out
  • 1 Year Out
  • Future Projects


  • Planning
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Maintenance
Stay in touch with Finishing First