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Building and Construction

High Performance Is...

Expertise, technology and quality that goes to incredible heights


Overview

Dow Consumer Solutions Delivers High Performance Buildings

As the global leader of silicones for more than seven decades, we know the pressing challenges facing our customers in construction and related fields. This is High Performance.

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Improving Productivity

We can help you save time, effort and money on your construction projects by providing you with:

  • Streamlined processes, reduced waste and improved savings associated with production
  • Local technical expertise and application assistance
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Energy Efficiency & Sustainable Materials

Dedicated to high performance building and net-zero construction, we offer:

  • Create innovative solutions for high performance building – including insulation, energy-saving façades, low-VOC protective coatings, smart windows, lighting and more
  • Dedicated R&D facilities driving towards energy-smart construction
  • Sustainable nature of silicone help meet the objectives of LEED green certifications, BREEAM and other global equivalents
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Design Freedom

Using silicone's unmatched capabilities to help you achieve unique designs without compromising performance by:

  • Enabling greater aesthetic and functional achievements such as more energy efficient options, increased dwelling space, and more daylighting to help you achieve spectacular designs
  • Connecting you with a dedicated team of in-house experts who can inform and advise you on building design issues
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Proven Performance

Silicones greatly outperform organic materials in long-lasting durability and related performance properties – making them the optimal choice for construction.  In addition to proven products, Dow Consumer Solutions brings you:

  • Global manufacturing locations with a supply chain that ensure consistent, reliable delivery
  • Comprehensive technical service and on-call expertise backed by warranty
  • Relationships with value-chain that make us a trusted supplier 

What does COOL offer?
Simplified project management with this one-of-a-kind web-based system from Dow.

Explore what's possible.
Discover our innovative solutions for all your challenges.

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Applications

Find Solutions for These Markets and Applications and Learn About Our Expertise to Serve You

We’re a global leader providing solutions to challenges our construction customers and partners face which are delivered via proven and innovative silicon-based technology.

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Locate your project submittal documentation all in one location.

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Advanced technologies inspire smart-building design,
enhancing aesthetics, comfort and thermal performance.

Products

Products You Can Rely On

Global industry expertise and service that is backed by proven product performance with innovation focus on energy efficiency and sustainable infrastructure. Our project and product support and services are complemented by our robust product line including sealant and adhesives, coatings, silanes and more.

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Frequently Requested Resources

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Façade Engineering & Architectural Design Team (FEAT)

Collaborate with our dedicated design and building performance engineers to help you develop creative and innovative high performance façade solutions.

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Featured Trade Shows and
Speaking Events

AMERICAS

Greenbuild Conference
Mexico City, Mexico
June 18-19, 2019

GlassBuild America
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
September 17-19, 2019

CSI CONSTRUCT
National Harbor, Maryland, USA
October 9-11, 2019

CTBUH
Chicago, Illinois, USA
October 28 - November 2, 2019

 

EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST,
AND AFRICA

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
May 21-23, 2019

Bangladesh Buildcon
Bashundhara, Dhaka
June 20-22, 2019

ZAK WOF
Hyderabad, India
June 21, 2019

Glass Performance Days
Tampere, Finland
June 26-28, 2019

ZAK WOF
Berlin, Germany
September 18, 2019

Windows Doors & Façades
Dubai, UAE
September 24-26, 2019

ZAK WOF
London, England
October 2, 2019

ZAK WOF
Bangalore, India
November 8, 2019

 

ASIA

Technical Training Academy
Singapore
July 4, 2019

ZAK WOF
Jakarta, Indonesia
July 11, 2019

ZAK WOF
Shanghai, China
July 25, 2019

ZAK WOF
Seoul, South Korea
August 22, 2019

ZAK WOF
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
August 29, 2019

UAP Architects Event
Philippines
August 2019