Polyurethane New BASF Polyurethane System House in Dubai
On April 6, 2011, BASF opened its new Polyurethane (PU) Solutions System House at the just recently completed BASF site in Dubai Industrial City (DIC) with an official ceremony.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – BASF’s new Polyurethane Solutions System House will develop, serve and manufacture PU systems for a wide range of industries. The new facility occupies 2.8 hectares of land in the chemical business zone of Dubai Industrial City, which has a logistically strategic location between growing industrial areas of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The System House itself is utilizing a high share of BASF building materials and construction know-how. The building was constructed using the latest generation of PU sandwich elements in the facade, PU insulation boards in the roof and several products supplied from other BASF business units. It hosts besides latest technology production units, high-rack storage facility and a technical development and training center.