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The East African : Aug 29th 2015
The EastAfrican rican NSTRUCTION NSTRUCTION CHEMICALS INDUSTRY Special advertising section 61 Global leader in the production of adhesives and chemical products for building ≥equi≥ements. Fu≥the≥mo≥e, Mapei has developed a sales and technical se≥vice netwo≥k with o∞ces all ove≥ the wo≥ld and o≠e≥s an e∞cient Technical Assistance Se≥vice that is valued by a≥chitects, enginee≥s, cont≥acto≥s and owne≥s. Innovative Building Solutions LLC MAPEI launches three new products at Big 5 Show Founded in Milan, Italy in 1937, Mapei is today’s world leader in the production of adhesives and chemical products for building. S ta≥ting in the 1960’s Mapei put its st≥ategy of inte≥nationalization into action in o≥de≥ to have maximum p≥oximity to the needs of local ma≥kets and ≥educe shipping costs to a minimum. The G≥oup now counts 70 subsid- ia≥ies with 64 p≥oduction facilities in ope≥ation ove≥ 31 count≥ies and 5 continents. Mapei has always placed g≥eat emphasis on ≥esea≥ch. In fact, the G≥oup invests 12% of its company’s total wo≥k-fo≥ce and 5% of its tu≥nove≥ in R&D; in pa≥ticula≥, 70% of its R&D e≠o≥ts a≥e di≥ected to develop eco-sustainable and envi≥onmentally f≥iendly p≥oducts which meet LEED is Mapei’s UAE subsidia≥y. C≥eated in line with Mapei’s globalization st≥ategy to be close≥ to the ma≥ket, it boasts a state-of-the-a≥t manufactu≥ing facility based on a 40,000 m2 plot at Dubai Investments Pa≥k (DIP). P≥oducts a≥e manufactu≥ed to the most st≥ingent health, safety and envi≥onmental ≥equi≥ements as well as complying with the latest mate≥ial standa≥ds such as GSO: ISO 13007-1 and GEV. P≥oduct a≥e then tested in one of the ≥egions most advanced tempe≥atu≥e and humidity cont≥olled QA/QC labo≥ato≥y. Mapei also o≠e≥s a unique stone testing se≥vice whe≥e natu≥al o≥ a≥tificial stone can be tested and classified fo≥ stability and abso≥ption, enabling the most suitable and du≥able installation mate≥ials such as sc≥eed and adhesives to be specified. IBS-Mapei also has a comme≥cial and technical t≥aining cent≥e conveniently located in Dubai in o≥de≥ to ensu≥e the highest levels of se≥vice and suppo≥t fo≥ ou≥ custome≥s. Dubai, UAE,17th Novembe≥ 2014: MAPEI, a global leade≥ in the manufactu≥ing of adhesives, sealants and chemical p≥oducts fo≥ the building indust≥y, int≥oduced th≥ee new solutions du≥ing the company’s 9th pa≥ticipation at the Big 5 Inte≥national Building & Const≥uction Show 2014, which will took place f≥om Novembe≥ 17 to 20, 2014 at the Wo≥ld T≥ade Cente≥ in Dubai. To cate≥ to the ma≥ket demand, MAPEI last yea≥ unveiled its technological innovation that p≥ovides the ma≥ket with touch of design. A pe≥fect combination of 14 new colo≥s of g≥out, with a natu≥al e≠ect, we≥e added al≥eady to the available colo≥ ≥ange. The g≥out selection is suitable fo≥ all types and fo≥mats of floo≥s and walls: ce≥amic tiles, stone mate≥ial, mosaics and metal. The second p≥oduct, “ULTRATOP” is an ult≥afast setting self-levelling mo≥ta≥ based on a special hyd≥aulic binde≥ fo≥ ab≥asion ≥esistant floo≥ing. It is used inte≥nally in public and indust≥ial buildings on the top of the new o≥ existing conc≥ete, and ove≥ ce≥amic subst≥ates in thickness f≥om 5-40mm, to make the se≥vice suitable fo≥ heavy pedest≥ian t≥a∞c use in shopping cente≥s, o∞ces, show≥ooms o≥ a≥eas whe≥e ≥ubbe≥-wheeled vehicles a≥e in use. At last, Mapei will launch “PLANIGROUT 300 ME PCT”, which is a f≥ee flowing epoxy g≥out specifically developed fo≥ heavy duty and st≥uctu≥al suppo≥t unde≥ both static and dynamic situations. Mapei has a long histo≥y of supply- ing to many impo≥tant and p≥estigious p≥ojects in the ≥egion including; Fe≥≥a≥i wo≥ld, Bu≥j Khalifa, A≥mani Hotel, Dubai Inte≥national Ai≥po≥t te≥minals 1,2 and 3, Bu≥j Al A≥ab, Sheikh Zayed G≥and Mosque in Abu Dhabi, the Emi≥ates Palace Hotel and Atlantis Hotel just to name a few. Mapei de≥ives on its dedicated sta≠ to p≥ovide any ≥equi≥ed suppo≥t such as specification advice, co≥≥ect mate≥ial selection (based on subst≥ate and type of finishes selected), g≥een o≥ LEED p≥oduct compliance, as well as on-site assistance including p≥epa≥ation, mixing and installation of the selected Mapei mate≥ial. Mapei’s longstanding commit- ment to the envi≥onment extends to the facilities, p≥oducts and p≥ocesses f≥om minimizing waste to maximizing use of ≥ecycled mate≥ials. The focus of the company’s Resea≥ch & Development e≠o≥ts is to fo≥mulate ecologically sustainable p≥oducts and systems which do not include solvents o≥ pollutants. Mapei is a p≥oud innovato≥ of envi≥onmentally ≥esponsible solutions and a manufactu≥e≥ of mo≥e than 150 LEED-compliant p≥oducts, the indust≥y’s la≥gest selection of eco-f≥iendly p≥oducts.
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