Çimsa has opened its R&D Center – the Formula Center

Çimsa, a subsidiary of Sabanci Holding, broke more new ground in its sector, upon the official registration of its R&D center established in Mersin in 2000, now called the Formula Center, by Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology.

Throughout 45 years of operation, Çimsa has continued its efforts aimed at guiding the trends and dynamics of the cement and construction industry at full speed through the principle of investing in innovation to develop applications for different high value added products that meet special needs.

In the press conference that took place in Çimsa’s R&D Center – the Formula Center, Nevra Özhatay, General Manager of Çimsa, pointed out that the major factor sustaining the strong position of the company in the industry is the importance given to R&D activities: “In our R&D center – the Formula Center, which was established in Mersin in 2000 and was officially registered upon inspection of the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology on 28.02.2017, we continue our work to develop brand new and useful products based on the demands and expectations of the markets in which we operate.”

Önder Kırca, Çimsa Vice General Manager of R&D, Innovation and Business Development, emphasized that Çimsa is a global brand with its white cement and special products resulting from the efforts in the Formula Center: “In addition to being the first white cement producer in Turkey, we now expand our portfolio and offer innovative approaches to the industry with our special products enhanced in the Formula Center such as Calcium Aluminate Cement, Self-Cleaning Cement and Antibacterial Cement.” www.cimsa.com.tr