Mapei UK Ltd.
Founded in 1937 in Milan, Mapei today is the world's largest producer of adhesives and chemicals for the construction industry.
Since the '60s Mapei started its internationalization strategy for greater proximity to local needs and a minimization of transportation costs.
The Group now counts 81 subsidiaries with 70 production facilities in operation over 32 countries and 5 continents.
Mapei has always paid great importance, investing in R & D 12% of its employees and more than 5% of turnover which, in particular, 70% for the development of environmentally sustainable products, environmentally and satisfy the requirements of the LEED program. In addition, Mapei has developed an extensive commercial and technical network in all major countries around the world and provides a valuable service and technical advice on construction sites, especially appreciated by designers and building professionals.
Mapei UK Ltd.
Established in 1989, Mapei UK Ltd moved to the West Midlands in 1999, and in 2004 cemented its commitment to the UK market with the completion of a brand new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Halesowen, near Birmingham in the West Midlands.
The UK headquarters is Mapei's 47th manufacturing plant worldwide. The building accommodates manufacturing, stock, marketing, sales and technical services - all dedicated to the provision of efficient and friendly customer service - all under one roof. This 7.5 acre site is home to on-site training facilities, holding regular training and educational sessions.
Manufacturing facilities at Halesowen are capable of producing 103,000 tonnes of product annually. Over 150 product SKU’s are manufactured in the U.K. at the 24 hour operational site. Mapei UK employ over 220 members of staff to provide support and assistance to an ever increasing customer base of more than 700.
In addition to an expanding manufacturing plant and offices in the West Midlands, Mapei UK has a dedicated team of Specification Managers nationwide and an expert Technical Services Department based at the UK Headquarters. Mapei also offer a full NBS specification service and has products listed in the BIM library. RIBA accredited CPD seminars and Mapei presentations are presented regularly by our experts at our dedicated Specification Centre in the heart of London’s design district, Clerkenwell. Alternatively, Mapei UK can provide the resources to host a CPD at your own premises.
Mapei UK has a fully equipped Training facility which offers general product range training and more in-depth product demonstrative systems specifically designed for solutions to most conventional and exceptional of situations.