Dow Polyurethanes, located in the Lote Parshuram in the Maharashtra state of India, a business unit of Dow Chemical is opening a new Systems House for expanding its already strong network of more than 20 sites for production, development and technical service across the EMEAI region.
The new facility would create additional production capacity and technical capabilities to offer high-quality polyurethane materials and customized solutions to customers in the region. In addition, it would serve the growing market segments such as consumer durables, infrastructure and automotive.
Following the recently inaugurated Dow India Technology Center (DITC) in Navi Mumbai, housing a dedicated lab for polyurethane application development, Dow is further increasing its investment in the region with the opening of the new facility that would help accelerate innovation and collaboration with customers in the region.
Jon Penrice, Vice President, Dow Polyurethanes, said, “Dow’s innovation and growth strategy is driven by a strong focus on delivering competitive advantage for our customers and preparing them for tomorrow’s challenges. By expanding our network of Systems Houses, R&D and innovation centers we are strengthening our regional presence to reinforce our collaborative value chain approach. This we believe will accelerate both existing and new opportunities through customized and more sustainable solutions that are geared to local market needs.”
Dow will be showcasing solutions based on innovations and collaboration that address global challenges at UTECH Europe 2018 at Stand 310, which is the leading global event for the polyurethanes industry and will be held at Maastricht, Netherlands from 29th to 31st May 2018.
Dow Polyurethanes develops and delivers a wide range of technologies and customized solutions to customers in a variety of industries under its DurableScience, ComfortScience, and InsulationScience category brands.