Project Stories

Extending the life cycle

The built environment is in need of refurbishment. Maintenance and renewal make both economic and ecological sense. Sika has embraced the challenge. Armed with innovative products and new processes, it is well prepared to make ageing buildings an infrastructure facilities fit fort the decades ahead.

We stand for Building Trust

We stand for Building Trust

Short version of Annual Report 2013 "We stand for Building Trust" (PDF, 4 MB)

Unsichtbare Revolution

Invisible Revolution

New adhesives and sealants have revolutionized the construction of buildings in recent years, becoming a key element in the challenge of meeting tomorrow’s construction challenges.

Crashfeste Klebstoffe

Crashresistant adhesives

The all-new Range Rover Sport has been completely redesigned from the ground up. The vision was to develop the fastest, most agile and responsive Land Rover ever, combining best-ever on-road dynamics with class-leading all-terrain capability.

Lightweight construction in the automotive industry

Lightweight construction in the automotive industry

We take care of inner values to make the outer ones that much better. Sika facilitates radical lightweight construction in the automotive industry.

Car windshield bonding

Car windshield bonding

Millions of people travel by car every day. But few of them know the true functions of the windshield that gives them a clear view of the road. And even fewer know how the windshield is bonded to the car.

Building Envelope

Building envelope

The building envelope separates the interior from the exterior. It is the part of an edifice that most affects its durability as measured by its lifetime. Sika products and solutions provide comprehensive protection against the elements outdoors and play a key part in improving the indoor air quality.

Erdbebensicher bauen

Earthquakeresistant building

New Zealand, situated at the southwestern end of the Pacific Ring of Fire, is a country of frequent volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. The Christchurch earthquake of 2011 was a dramatic reminder of the importance of earthquake-resistant building techniques.

European Central Bank

European Central Bank

Frankfurt’s new landmark is a milestone of modern architecture. The building was commissioned by the European Central Bank and designed by world-renowned Vienna architects Coop Himmelb(l)au. Sika was a technology partner to many of the contractors involved in construction.

Broad Homes

Broad Homes

Broad Homes is building for China’s future. As a single-source solution provider for residential and commercial buildings in city centers and suburbs, Broad Homes’ reliance on sustainability across the entire value chain has made it a pioneer and role model for the industry.

Sika improves indoor air quality

Indoor Air Quality

In a world where most people spend around 80% of their time in enclosed spaces, there is a need for solvent-free and pollutant-free building materials; and this is where Sika is ahead of its time.

Professor Tanaka

Professor Tanaka

Professor Tanaka discusses key areas of research in joint sealing materials.

Ledvice Power Station

Cooling Tower Refurbishment

Since many years Sika Czech Republic has been involved in the refurbishment of cooling towers of power plants throughout the country. Sika solutions were applied for the refurbishment of the cooling towers of the Coal Power Station Tusimice and of the Coal Power Station Ledvice.