Construction Materials Introduction to Silicone Construction Chemicals
SOUTH KOREA (PANGYO)
Presence | Customers & Distributors
This seminar presents the excellent water-repellent characteristics of WACKER silicone products and their applicability to various building materials. The course focuses primarily on concrete protection and silicone resin emulsion paints.
Basic knowledge of chemistry and silicones
- Introduction to silicone construction chemicals (SCCs)
- Products and applications by area of expertise
- Introduction to water-proofing additives for concrete
- Introduction to decorative coatings and construction chemicals
Lab training for evaluating water repellency
Many building materials are damaged by moisture, and continuous damage compromises the durability of the product. WACKER's water-repellent products play an important role in improving product durability and quality by preventing product damage caused by moisture. They are also easy to apply.
Technical and managerial personnel from applications technology and R&D organizations in the concrete and paints industries.
Number of participants30 - 40
Kyoungmo Koo joined Wacker Chemicals Korea in 2017 as part of the Construction Silicones team. From 2009 to 2017, he worked as a researcher in the Insulation & Fire-Resistance development team. There he took part in the development work of fire-resistance paint and the testing of water-repellents in insulating materials. He has worked as a technical manager for Construction Silicones at Wacker Chemicals Korea since March 2017.