Adhesives, Sealants and Coatings for the Transportation Market
Sika is a global company operating in over 100 countries worldwide and are manufacturers of adhesives, sealants and coatings for the transportation market. Sika provide solutions for every form of vehicle, from trains to buses, boats and more. Many global rolling stock manufacturers rely on Sika solutions daily to produce faster, lighter, safer and more durable vehicles and the research and development team works tirelessly to provide tomorrow’s solutions today encouraging innovation in all parts of the vehicle build.
Sika’s range includes structural adhesives to reduce weight and minimise corrosion issues, flexible adhesives and sealants to bond and seal windows in vehicles and coatings to protect undercarriage and vulnerable areas whilst offering acoustic properties to decrease noise and increase passenger comfort. All this with the most rigorous standards being met according to BSEN45545-2 for fire safety including products to meet all hazard levels, HL1 to HL3.
Innovation in safety and crash resistance is paramount to Sika, pulling on expertise from the automotive market around the world translating this experience into opportunities for development in rail car manufacture working closely with engineers in all areas of the build.
Sika always strive to understand the customer’s needs by providing support from initial concept to manufacture with a UK based technical team.