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Oct 29, 2014, 10:00 ET

Polycarbonate sheet technologies from Bayer provide security without restricting design

Large, metropolitan regions are not only hubs for commercial construction, but they are also the areas that are most vulnerable to attacks and...

Oct 22, 2014, 14:00 ET

The future of architectural glazing materials is strong and bright; Bayer launches new polycarbonate sheet line tailored for daylighting

 The many benefits of daylighting – energy savings, reduction in building costs, possible improved productivity and satisfaction of...

Oct 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Reflective white polycarbonate from Bayer helps Lumenova™ achieve high lumen output for LED reflector lamps

 Commercial and hospitality spaces, such as stores, restaurants, offices and hotel lobbies, want to appear warm and inviting to consumers. A...

Oct 21, 2014, 14:00 ET

In the GreenZone at Greenbuild: High durability wall coatings protect, add functionality to surfaces

 Architectural coatings for commercial and institutional applications have their own unique requirements for durability, design and meeting...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:00 ET

Bayer MaterialScience LLC helps building professionals meet their sustainability goals

 Sustainability is now standard in many building and construction projects, and building professionals are continually on the lookout for...

Oct 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Collaborating for the future: Key industry players team up to offer OEMs turnkey coated polyurethane pultrusion process

 OEMs are increasingly relying on the superior performance of polyurethane resins when producing pultruded profiles for demanding outdoor...

Oct 14, 2014, 10:00 ET

Bayer polyurethane products and Long Fiber Technology yield a large, lightweight, complex part with high-gloss surface

 Since bringing the Long Fiber Technology (LFT) process to North America 14 years ago, Romeo RIM has continuously looked for opportunities to...

Oct 13, 2014, 10:00 ET

An out-of-the-box approach to material handling: Innovative composite pallet gains strength, durability from pultruded Bayer polyurethanes

They splinter. They warp. They absorb moisture, which can lead to contamination. The drawbacks associated with the use of wooden pallets go on and...

Oct 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

Rail and bus transit enhanced with polycarbonate sheet products from Bayer

 Rail and bus passengers are looking for the fastest, safest and most comfortable way from Point A to Point B. Polycarbonate products from...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Hands-on collaboration between Bayer and manufacturers results in customized chemistries, optimized processes

 Polyurethanes are a versatile material that can be utilized in a variety of industries. Since inventing polyurethanes more than 75 years ago,...

Oct 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

New opportunity for facility managers with industrial coatings shift into architectural market

 What do a bridge and a hotel lobby have in common? They both require coatings that provide durability, scrubbability and chemical resistance....

Oct 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

Polycarbonate sheet technologies from Bayer: Attractive, economical solutions for building protection

 Soaring skyscrapers … architectural wonders … government embassies. Protecting buildings, their occupants and other assets is a...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:00 ET

Polyurethanes for concrete flooring offer solutions for construction professionals

 As we look toward the future, we may want to begin by looking down. There are a number of decorative and industrial concrete coating and...

Sep 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

Innovative iCorners™ utilize polycarbonate to protect mobile devices from drop and scratch damage

We live in a fast-paced world. With many demands on our time and people leading active lives, it makes sense that technology has adapted to this...

Sep 22, 2014, 11:30 ET

Setting the standard: Polyurethane materials - Efficiently filling in the gaps for sustainable buildings

Sustainable building design and construction requires insulation that fills unwanted gaps – helping improve energy efficiency. In residential...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:30 ET

Waterborne polyurethane coatings match performance of solventborne coatings in metal applications

Tighter government regulations and heightened consumer awareness have led to demand for increased use of waterborne paints and coatings. Today's...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:30 ET
Makrolon(R) 15 polycarbonate sheet from Bayer MaterialScience LLC was chosen by a financial institution to replace glass damaged by vandalism. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer MaterialScience LLC)

Polycarbonate sheet helps improve safety and security, maintain excellent optics

A once picturesque California street lined with businesses was left ravaged when a peaceful demonstration turned ugly. Street-level windows were...

Jun 25, 2014, 10:30 ET

Building on Bayer's material expertise: Materials from Bayer MaterialScience enable energy-efficient, sustainable, profitable building design and construction

Whether overhead, underfoot or lighting the way and protecting surfaces – Bayer MaterialScience LLC provides architects and design...

Jun 12, 2014, 15:50 ET
The South Norfolk Jordan Bridge was designed with a high-level fixed span over the river allowing for the continuous flow of vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians crossing over the bridge at the same time that ships, trains and other vehicles pass under the bridge. (PRNewsFoto/Bayer MaterialScience LLC)

South Norfolk Jordan Bridge wins Gustav Lindenthal Medal

 Overcoming project challenges ranging from hurricanes, flooding, earthquakes and winter storms to lack of funding and precise navigation...

Jun 10, 2014, 10:30 ET

Versatile polyurethane materials from Bayer provide the right prescription for modern wound treatment, medical packaging

 Bayer MaterialScience offers a wide range of thermoplastic polyurethane films and polyurethane-based adhesives and foams formulated to meet...