BYK Additives for Heavy Duty Coatings

Heavy duty coatings are the toughest industrial coatings and they require robust support. BYK has developed special additives for this area of application.

Customer-oriented Innovation

BYK stands for additives in coatings, plastics and paper. BYK researches and develops its new products and tailors solutions to applications in ten test laboratories around the world. In close collaboration with customers, new and innovative additives are developed for every area of application and the highest quality standards: whether it's solvent-borne, solvent-free or water-based, onshore or offshore application. BYK has been able to make a name for itself as a market leader and innovative force in many industries - by being permanently open to new developments, supplying products of renowned quality and providing outstanding customer service.

Wide range

The specific BYK additives for heavy duty coatings make customers more prepared than ever to respond to future developments. These additives can be used in a range of applications, including primers, intermediate coats and topcoats. The spectrum of optimized solutions is well equipped to deal with the future and is suitable for a variety of resin systems like alkyds, acrylics and epoxies, polyurethanes, silicones, siloxanes and fluoropolymers.

Functional and flexible

BYK additives for heavy duty coatings boost the performance of all anti-corrosion coatings by improving specific aspects of their functionality. They are also highly practical and suitable for a wide range of applications because, depending on customer requirements, they can increase color brilliance, vary hardness or elasticity, or generally improve protective properties of the coating against environmental damage or abrasion. This makes them an essential component for all types of protective coatings designed to protect high value investments from the demands of daily use.