Powerful Desalination

Powerful Desalination

The Ashdod Seawater Desalination Plant is located in Ashdod, Israel. Construction took place between 2012 and 2015. To ensure the watertightness of the structure, crack bridging properties are essential. After the appropriate professional surface preparation by high-pressure water jetting, all surfaces were leveled with Sikagard®-720 EpoCem, followed by an epoxy primer, SikaFloor®-156. Every inch of the surfaces, covering 20,000 m², spray Polyurea, Sikalastic®-841 ST.

Building Trust

Building Trust

Trust is result and promise in one. What counts is not only what we say, but above all what we do. So we asked Sika employees the world over from a wide variety of areas and roles what they understand by “Building Trust” and what they do to honor this claim.

Resource efficiency

Resource efficiency

Choong Fee Chong, Managing Director, LCS Optiroc Pte Ltd., Singapore, explains why it is recommendable to use supplementary cement materials (SCM). The SCM provides a meaningful sustainable differentiation of building materials in the building and construction industry.

Tradition of Innovation

Tradition of Innovation

The Sika history dates back to 1910 when Kaspar Winkler founded the company in Zurich. Today almost every year a new local subsidiary was opened. Through its global presence, Sika achieved incredible growth rates in recent years.

GRI

GRI

See Sika’s second GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) report, and it covers the calendar year of 2014. Sika regards sustainability as a business enabler and business driver.

Green Roofs

Green Roofs

Sika provided a Sarnafil green roof system for the Nashville Music City Center in the USA - providing an aesthetically pleasing finish that is now also home to 100,000 bees.

Success Strategy

Success Strategy

Sika has won the award for best CEO of the year beating competition from the largest listed companies in Switzerland. The ranking is compiled by Obermatt, a Swiss financial research firm focused on indexing company performance. The performance metrics that are monitored are sales growth, operating performance (EBITDA) and total shareholder return.

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