Dow Corning Corp., a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, has selected Antala Industria, S.L. as the authorized distributor of its range of junction box potting agents, adhesives and sealants for photovoltaic applications in Spain, Portugal, Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia.
"Antala Industria is a highly regarded technology solutions provider with local knowledge and relationships," said Eric Peeters, vice president, Dow Corning Solar Business. "They will help us provide superior products and services that address critical industry challenges of lowering costs and improving performance of solar modules."
"We look forward to expanding our portfolio of Dow Corning's world-class products for the solar industry," said Alberto Argudo, director of Antala Industria, S.L. "We will combine their quality materials with a good technical team, stock control maintenance and excellent customer service."
One of the only companies in the world able to provide silicon-based solutions throughout the entire photovoltaic value chain, Dow Corning is investing to expand its portfolio of total solution packages for solar cell manufacturing, module assembly and installation. Solution packages are built on high-performance silicone products such as encapsulants, adhesives, coatings, potting agents and sealants, as well as next-generation solar grade silicon.