Founded in 1937 in Milan, Mapei is the world leader in the production of adhesives and complementary products for laying all types of floor, wall and coating materials, and is also specialized in a broad range of chemical products used in the building industry, such as waterproofing products, special mortars, admixtures for concrete, products for underground constructions and for the restoration of concrete and historical buildings and recently the products for marine industry. Mapei Group is currently operating with more than 10.600 employees and with 81 production facilities and 89 subsidiaries in 57 countries.
Mapei Turkey, established in 2013, introduced a wide range of products to Turkish Market; tiles adhesives and grouts, screeds, self-levelers, products for the substrate preparation, waterproofing systems, special repair and anchoring mortars, materials for thermal insulation, indoor and outdoor coatings, industrial floorings, sealants and other construction products that are always offered as a complete system. Mapei Turkey operates with a production plant in Polatlı and 3 offices: the HQ in Ankara and 2 regional offices in İstanbul and in İzmir.
Based on Mapei's ‘think local, act global’ strategy, the company has also adapted the formulations to meet the local needs of Turkish clients, creating specific products developed and tested in the main R&D center in Milan, in cooperation with Polatlı, Ankara plant.