WACKER’s Technical Competence Centers
Support and Service for You on Five Continents
A local presence is vital for providing support. Here, in our technical competence centers, our customers benefit from expert advice, provided in their own language by our specialists, and receive the support they need to develop and optimize their own formulations. Working hand in hand with you, we come up with market-driven solutions and pursue projects through to a successful conclusion – that is what we mean by a trusting partnership.
23 Technical Competence Centers around the World for Your Success
It is hot and humid here – with the thermometer showing 34° C.
Outside, there is a heavy rain shower. The climate here is nothing like in Germany. In fact, that’s true of most regions of the world.
Climate is something we figure into our products and application ranges. Recipes must be optimized, formulations adjusted, even the basic ingredients may differ in their composition.
That’s something we understand – from first-hand experience, since at our technical competence centers, we work in direct dialog with you.
Optimum Support Locally
At our technical competence centers, everything centers around you, your needs, and the specific demands of your market! we listen, understand and act together with you. for your success.
In the technical competence centers’ state-of-the-art test labs, you receive support in your own language from our expert teams, with their regional know-how in developing new product formulations or optimizing existing recipes.
We adjust our approach to your individual requirements and take into account the climatic conditions, local applications technologies and available raw materials – and are continually aware of the statutory requirements and standards. Together with you, we develop a solution perfectly adapted to the local needs in your market.
In Touch with Your Market through a Continuous Exchange of Know-How
You also have the possibility to develop and test your own products and applications in the labs of our technical competence centers. We also listen to your suggestions, ideas and information, and pass them on to our R&D team. From this, we develop new products with improved properties tailored to your market needs.
Walking the Road to Market Leadership Together
- We want to reach out to you. Because personal contact with you is important to us, and because we want to know exactly which topics are most important to you.
- We want to keep you informed. About our products and applications.
- We want to develop ideas together with you. To help you take your projects to the next stage. Directly on the construction site, on the current project.
- We want to stand by your side. From the first steps, via a successful product development, through to market leadership.
That is what you can expect from us:
Wherever you operate around the world, we support you locally with your formulations and optimizations by continuously increasing the number of our technical competence centers.
- We offer you state-of-the art labs
- We involve you closely in the development process
- We tailor products to your requirements
- We provide support for your own development work
- Your contacts are specialists who speak your language
- We always take into account specific local conditions
- We offer optimum knowledge transfer via the global WACKER network, and through close partnership with leading universities
Aug. 16, 2017:
- WACKER expands its Dubai technical center and opens new labs for polymers and silicone applications
May 9, 2017:
- WACKER strengthens its presence in Southeast Asia with a new technical center in Indonesia for construction and adhesive applications
Nov. 23, 2017:
- WACKER opens new technical center for construction and textile applications in Istanbul
Oct. 25, 2017:
- WACKER expands its technical center in Adrian and opens a new laboratory for industrial applications of cyclodextrins
March 24, 2016:
- WACKER expands its Singapore technical center and opens a new laboratory for silicone elastomers
March 3, 2016:
- WACKER strengthens its presence in Latin America with a new subsidiary and technical center for construction applications in Colombia
Oct. 8, 2015:
- WACKER expands its technical center in Mexico to include dispersion applications for coatings and adhesives
May 21, 2015:
- WACKER expands its technical center in Moscow