Momentive Announces New Global Research & Development Centre in India
Momentive Performance Materials and Momentive Speciality Chemicals have opened a new Global Research and Development Center and business headquarters for the India, Middle East and Africa (IMEA) region in Bangalore, India.
The new facility is located on a two-acre plot in the west of Bangalore’s “Electronic City” and will initially house around 100 people. Research scientists based at the facility will work on new global technology platforms and product development for new and existing applications in industry segments, including: personal care, energy, healthcare, electronics, automotive, and construction. In addition, as Momentive’s regional headquarters, the facility will house its commercial, business support, business process and information technology functions.