During the 2018 Philconstruct exhibition at SMX, Laurent E. Bouet, General Manager of Sika Philippines, one of the largest solution provider of concrete, waterproofing, roofing, flooring, sealing & bonding, refurbishment, industry talks to GineersNow TV about their latest construction technologies, chemical product innovations and business plans in the Philippines.
Sika Philippines, Inc.
Sika is a specialty construction chemicals company with a leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protecting in the building sector and the motor vehicle industry. Sika is a globally active company, with 108 years of experience and present in over 100 countries including the Philippines.
Sika Philippines Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Sika Group, has been serving the Philippines since 1994. With its close to 25 years in the local market, Sika Philippines’ reputation for quality has been illustrated through a comprehensive portfolio of solutions for a diverse range of applications for Concrete, Refurbishment, Waterproofing, Sealing & Bonding, Roofing, Flooring and Industry (Façade, Fenestration, Insulation, Automotive Production & Aftermarket and Marine). The company’s success is based on its long-lasting tradition of innovation, delivering intelligent construction solutions using the most advanced technologies that have been tried and tested in private and public construction projects all around the Philippines – from high rise residential and office buildings, roads and bridges, power plants, water treatment plants, manufacturing plants and warehouses, airports and seaports, hospitals, hotels and resorts, commercial centers, etc.
Sika Philippines, a certified ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001: 2015 company, is headquartered in Las Pinas where its advanced manufacturing and laboratory facilities are located. To meet the growing demands of the local market, Sika Philippines has technical centers in Manila, Cebu, Iloilo, Davao and Cagayan de Oro. These technical centers serve to provide reliable technical expertise, quality training and on-site support.
Sika’s solutions are designed with its customers’ success in mind and the company looks to build more long-lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with owners, consultants, contractors and distributors in the Philippines.
When quality and reliability are non-negotiable, that’s Building Trust! That’s Sika Philippines!
Laurent E. Bouet
General Manager, Sika Philippines
French national Laurent Bouet, is a seasoned General Manager of Sika Philippines Inc., a company established in 1994 and part of Sika Group from Switzerland.
After his graduation in Civil Engineering and Material Science, Laurent joined Sika in 1990, holding various Technical and Commercial positions in France, Thailand, France-Export, Vietnam, China and before taking his position in The Philippines, he had a Regional Market Field Management role in APAC Region.
During his 28 years of Sika experience, among which over 20 in Asia, Laurent has been directly involved in all of the Construction Target Markets of Sika: concrete, refurbishment, flooring, waterproofing, roofing, sealing & bonding.
He has also been in contact with all the types of direct and indirect customers in the construction field: contractors, applicators, architects, designers and key project owners.
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