By Cameron Chai
Bardawil Group has become the distributor of silicon-based solutions from Dow Corning for the solar applications in Bahrain, Iraq, Jordon, Lebanon, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and UAE. Dow Corning is a pioneer in silicones, silicon-based innovation and technology in the world.
As Bardawil has experience for more than 40 years in supplying the Dow Corning's materials, it will support and distribute broad solar solutions of Dow Corning.
According to Allison Ashbrook, Dow Corning Solar Business’ Global Distribution Manager, the company is confident that its local presence, previous relationships and experienced group of Bardawil will ensure consistent access to new and high-quality products of Dow Corning in this significant area, by considering the excellent circumstances for the anticipated development of the sustainable energy and photovoltaic market in the Middle East.
Bardawil Specialties’ President, Marwan Bardawil stated that the company is expecting to extend the long-term collaboration with Dow Corning and to bring solar solutions to the Middle East.
Dow Corning is one of the world’s leading companies to supply silicon-based solutions all over the photovoltaic value chain and is investing to extend the total solution packages portfolio for manufacturing of solar cell, assembly and installation of solar module. Solution packages are integrated in silicon products with high-performance. These products include adhesives, coatings, encapsulants, sealants, potting agents and next-generation solar-grade silicon.