Songwon Opens New Technology Innovation Center
Specialty chemicals manufacturer Songwon Industrial Co., Ltd., Ulsan/Korea, did officially open a new Technology Innovation Center in Korea on March 23, 2017. In line with the company’s aim to strengthen its position on the global specialty chemicals playing field, Songwon says that the new center is a major milestone for the organization. Not only will it support innovation, it will enable Songwon to take another key step forward in entering new business areas with high value and sophisticated technology.
Located on the company’s Maeam site in South Korea, the center encompasses 32,000 qm and is currently 3 stores high. However, keeping an eye on the future, the facility has been especially designed with future expansion in mind and is constructed to allow the company to add two more floors later as required. The new facility will host R&D, Global Application Community and Technical Service. The center will support the needs of the existing and new Songwon businesses and includes analysis labs, synthetic rooms, clean rooms, kilos lab scale rooms, polymer processing and application labs. It shall enable the organization to leverage the synergies between the groups, consolidate Songwon’s technologies and support the complete development of new products from the design phase to final customer applications.
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