Last week I was at 3M Customer Technical Center, (CTC) to witnessed the Groundbreaking at 39th and 11th ave in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. One of the 50 CTC's of 3M in the world. First I thought of this company as paper and office supplies only.
A 30 billion dollar company in terms of revenue as of 2012. 34% of its products revenue roughly 10b didn't exist 5 years ago. And they invested $1.6M for construction and $7m for leasing to SC Summit. As they embark to research and development in Asia, US, Eu, Latin and the Philippines.
3M Philippines President and Managing Director Ramesh Ramadurai (second from right), Dr. Joe Liu, Vice President for R&D, 3M International & Asia Pacific (extreme left) and Choy Zaguirre, 3M Philippines Technical Manager (extreme left) with 3M partners Architect Esteban Tan of Esteban E. Tan & Associates and Stephen Cu, President, SC Summit at the 3M CTC Groundbreaking.Look at the Galaxy Tab being dissolve to one of 3M Liquid product. Mostly use by industrial companies for cleaning electronics.
I passed the glass without 3M solutions read the Heat as 154
With 3M same light but with 10 in reading
So what if this technology will be applied to your car tint, commercial buildings, office or home? Would you think you save electricity and gain comfort?
Chat the 3M's Big Executives, Dr Lui said "This investment will allow 3M Philippines to gain competitive advantage and serve its customers better. The new 3M CTC will be the home and laboratory of 3M Technical Engineers where they will work and collaborate with customers to solve their toughest challenges to achieve“customer-inspired innovation”
She sits at 3M solution double Adhesives strong enough to link Metal and Glass. Mostly used for commercial buildings. She sits to a metal chair pasted to glass wall. Now I wonder how world best glass building towers are built.