DSM Dyneema: Technical Centre in the Asia Pacific Region
DSM Dyneema, Netherlands, will invest in a new technical centre in Singapore, which will house the nation’s first independent ballistic testing centre and with technology that will support all DSM Dyneema existing and new businesses.
The centre will be dedicated to serving DSM Dyneema’s growing customer base for Dyneema Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) Fiber, Tape and Uni-Directional fabric in the Asia Pacific region. It is scheduled to be fully operated in the fourth quarter of 2012.
The 2500 sq m APAC Technical Centre will incorporate a basement housing two ballistic testing ranges as well as high tech equipment and testing labs where technicians will be able to conduct comprehensive tests on personal and vehicle protection applications with Dyneema in accordance with international, European and regional Asia Pacific standards.
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