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Dow Corning Introduces Innovative New Sealants at Window Door Façade Expo China, Extends 50-Year Leadership in Building & Construction Silicones

Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation and a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, introduced here today at Window Door Façade Expo China (in booth 6F18) a range of advanced new silicone technologies for the Asia Pacific building and construction industry. These include Dow Corning® 121 Structural Glazing Sealant for repair or replacement of structural glass; Dow Corning® 896 PanelFix Silicone Adhesive; and the Dow Corning® PanelFix system, a complete fixation system for elastic bonding of ventilated façade panels. The company is also featuring at the show its recently launched Dow Corning® 796 Window and Door Installation System Silicone Sealant, which is designed for perimeter sealing of polyvinylchloride (PVC), glass, brick, concrete and composite materials. View more and related images

Published Mar 10, 2017 | Dow Corning
Languages | English

Dow Corning to Tout Enhanced Durability, Aesthetics and Energy Efficiency of Silicone-based Additives at the European Coatings Show

Midland, Mich. – Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, will highlight products from its portfolio of advanced silicone powder and emulsion solutions that improve the durability, aesthetics and energy efficiency of building materials, especially of cement-based formulations and paints, at the European Coatings Show in Nuremberg, Germany from April 21-23. Of particular note, the company will showcase Dow Corning® GP SHP 60+ Silicone Hydrophobic Powder and Dow Corning® IE-2404 and Dow Corning® IE-6692 Emulsions – three proven examples of how the company is using high-performance silicone technologies to help customers more effectively reduce architectural damage caused by water uptake. View more and related images

Published Apr 16, 2015 | Dow Corning
Languages | English | German

Dow Corning’s Mikkel Kragh Awarded Special Recognition Medal at The Glass Supper

London – Dr. Mikkel Kragh, Dow Corning’s Leader of the Façade Engineering and Architectural Design Team (F.E.A.T.), has been awarded the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Silver Medal in recognition of his outstanding services to the Institution. The award was presented at The Glass Supper by Graham Dodd, Fellow of Arup and Chairman of the Society of Façade Engineering. View more and related images

Published Dec 18, 2014 | Dow Corning
Languages | English

Dow Corning Launches New High-End Sealant, Adhesive Solutions for More Energy Efficient Buildings, Glass Façades at Glasstec 2014

Düsseldorf, Germany – Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, introduced today at Glasstec 2014 (Stand B59, Hall 11) new Dow Corning® 3363 Insulating Glass Sealant and Dow Corning® Transparent Structural Silicone Adhesive (TSSA), two new highly-engineered silicone technologies designed to help architects and manufacturers conserve energy, improve design freedom and extend durability for state-of-the-art building façades. Dow Corning is also spotlighting at the event a next-generation warm-edge system by Kömmerling Chemische Fabrik, based in Pirmasens, Germany, for improved energy savings; and a leading-edge Dow Corning® Architectural Insulation Module (AIM™) for seamless, space-saving and energy-efficient façades. Other cutting-edge silicone technologies for high-performance buildings will also be on display. View more and related images

Published Oct 21, 2014 | Dow Corning
Languages | English | French | German