Press gallery - Wacker Chemie AG

Press gallery

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    Cleanroom Biotech Jena

    Cleanroom at WACKER’s biologics production facility in Jena, Germany: genetically-modified E.coli bacteria are cultivated in fermenters to produce the desired active proteins for pharmaceuticals to treat, for example, cancer, multiple sclerosis and hepatitis. WACKER has been working with bioengineered products for over 20 years .

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    Gotthard Tunnel - Renovating

    Renovating the Gotthard tunnel: specialists used compressed air to apply the silane impregnating agent.

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    Gotthard Tunnel - Completely closed

    Completely closed to traffic: to provide protection against moisture and salt ingress, the ceiling of the Gotthard tunnel was impregnated in late September with a specialty silane cream made by WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group.

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    Gotthard Tunnel - Ceiling

    A race against the clock: in late September, the ceiling of the Gotthard tunnel was impregnated with SILRES® BS Creme C from WACKER. The treatment affords the tunnel lasting protection against moisture and salt.

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    Wacker Metroark Chemicals - Kolkata

    Wacker Metroark Chemicals’ production facility in Kolkata. The joint venture, in which WACKER has a 51 percent stake, produces silicones for the textile, personal-care and construction sectors.

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