The opening ceremony of Oriental Yuhong Center of Global Excellence R&D forWaterproof Coatings was held in Philadelphia at 10am, Jan 7th (EST).
Dr. Willie Lau, Chief scientist of OrientalYuhong and director of the center, commented that the research center will focuson basic research and innovation, connecting scientific fundamentals with realproblems, provided a solid foundation of science and technology to support thedevelopment of Oriental Yuhong globally.
The establishment of the research center will help to implement the company's"Product Leading Strategy", follow the R&D principal of "research in United States and development in China" further advance the scientific research abilityof Oriental Yuhong, broaden the international perspective and enhance the globaltechnology competitiveness of Oriental Yuhong in water-based waterproofcoatings.
Oriental Yuhong Center of Global Excellence R&D for Waterproof Coatingsis located in Spring House Innovation Park, close to Philadelphia It is amulti-purpose park that includes a university affiliated innovation center, acommercial experiment incubator and commercial offices. It was formally the DowChemical Company and Rohm Haas R&D center. The Oriental Yuhong technicalcenter occupies a total area of 1,800 square meters, include 16 laboratorieswith different functions. At present, the center has a research and innovationteam consist of PhDs and MSs level researchers led by Dr. Willie Lau. They have a mission of realizing the productleading strategy of Oriental Yuhong and building global competitiveness.