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Wacker Completes Shanghai Technical Center Expansion

November 30, -0001

CHINA: Wacker has finished the €1 million expansion of its Shanghai Technical Center located at Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park. The facility now houses more than 10 labs for the company’s silicone and polymer activities. The investment is intended to boost the company’s local research and development competency and ensure optimum customer support in the Chinese market.

The expansion has doubled the total floor space of the technical center to 3,400 square meters. In addition to enlarging and modernizing existing labs, several new labs have been set up to meet growing market needs. In addition, training and application development capacities have been enhanced and the sales office and technical center are now under one roof, allowing sales and development teams to collaborate more closely.

More info: www.wacker.com
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