Covestro products #Push Boundaries at PU Tech 2017
Covestro, the global manufacturer of polyurethanes and its derivatives, which has been an innovation leader in the material science space, showcased its innovative and eco-sensitive solutions at the 5th edition of PU Tech recently held at Greater Noida, New Delhi.
Organised by The Indian Polyurethane Association (IPuA), PU Tech was a 3-day exhibition and conference that featured over 200 exhibitors under one roof to provide a platform for polyurethane material producers, equipment suppliers, end-users and the industry at large for a comprehensive growth of technology and markets.
At the show, Covestro exhibited an array of innovative products under the theme #Pushing Boundaries at its Booth A:03 in Hall A. This theme was adopted by Covestro at K16 Fair which concluded in October. It highlights Covestro's vision and determination in using material sciences to aid not just industry needs but social issues as well.
Covestro's versatile products offer a wide range of applications for automotive, construction and consumer industries. The company also hosted a live 3D printing demonstration every day utilising Covestro's materials as well as highlight its Do-It-Yourself (DIY) home construction panels.
Being a knowledge-driven company, Covestro will further its endeavour to help the industry stay abreast with latest trends through a series of expert sessions in which 'Elite Speakers' will elucidate how polyurethanes have been successful in bringing about disruptive innovation.
In addition to showcasing of products, Covestro has also made organised a visit to two key projects— The Eco-Commercial Building is India's first net-zero-energy building, as well as an affordable energy-efficient housing project—which highlight the benefits of eco-sensitive products from Covestro.
“Polyurethanes form an important part of our business strategy and driven by innovation, Covestro has utilised the versatility of polyurethanes to ensure application across multiple sectors like automotive, construction and home-furnishing. We aim to strengthen our presence in core markets such as construction and align our activities with our motto, #Pushing Boundaries by developing the segment in under-explored application areas such wind energy. With a vision to create a better and brighter tomorrow we aim to provide solution to the challenges of our time. This is visible in the current edition of the PU TECH, where we will highlight how we have been pushing boundaries through talented materials globally.” said, Ajay Durrani, Managing Director – Indian Subcontinent, Covestro (India) Private Limited.
Adding to it, Dr. Yogendra Chauhan, Head – Commercial Operations (Polyurethanes), Indian Subcontinent, said, “This time, Covestro elastomers will be highlighting material systems, machine technologies and proven cast polyurethane elastomers in the same space. We are committed to addressing the requirements of the polyurethane industry. We look forward to interacting with all the stakeholders to nurture our relationship and make the world a brighter place.”
The polyurethane Industry is one of the rapidly growing industries in India which has registered double-digit growth during the past five years and is expected to double every four years in the coming decade. PU TECH Exhibition and Conference provides a unique opportunity for the user industry and technology players in the polyurethane space to establish their presence in this dynamic, growing polyurethane market in India.