Dow Polyurethanes, a business unit of the U.S.-based Dow Chemical Company, decided to open a new Polyurethanes Service Center in Romania, located in Brasov County, a press release informs.
The centre is a state-of-the-art facility, equipped with the technical and commercial capabilities to serve the needs of customers from Romania, Bulgaria and the rest of the Balkan region.
“We are proud to open our first Service Center in Romania. It will take our partnership with Balkan customers to the next level by bringing local expertise to improve response times and addressing specific customer needs. It aligns with our global strategy to develop customized solutions that are geared to provide our customers competitive advantage today and prepare them for the challenges of tomorrow,” Jon Penrice, Vice President Dow Polyurethanes Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEAI), said during the opening ceremony.
The Polyurethanes Service Center will offer tailored technical service, including product demonstrations, prototype development and mechanical testing of final goods. Additionally, it will provide trainings for customers and have warehousing capabilities for several Polyurethane Systems.
Expanding an already strong network of more than 20 sites for production, development and service all over EMEAI, the technical experts located at Brasov will enable customers to become involved in innovations that will address their unique needs.
“Romania is one of the most promising and fastest-growing markets in Central and Eastern Europe. By opening the Service Center in Brasov, Dow reinforces its commitment to helping grow Romania’s economy further in areas such as infrastructure development as well as building and construction,” said Claudiu Tuncu, Country Leader Dow Romania and Bulgaria.
He pointed out that Dow’s longstanding presence in Romania gives us the advantage of deep local knowledge and expertise in this market.