Devine Chemicals has relocated its head office to a larger premises in County Durham, North East England. In addition, the company has opened a second office and warehouse facility, Devine Chemicals BV, in Heerhugowaard, Holland, to serve its European market. The new premises are part of Devine Chemicals’ long-term growth plans to scale up its infrastructure and resources in the United Kingdom and the European Union, and to bolster its customer base in its key markets, which include coatings, construction, and agrochemical.
Devine Chemicals develops its own portfolio of products that are designed and manufactured in the United Kingdom. This includes DeCAL, a range of synthetic thickeners and dispersants; DeTOX, a range of titanium dioxide pigments; DeLOUR, a range of water-based and solvent-based pigments; and DeDERMA, a liquid synthetic rheology modifier and thickener for waterborne and alcohol systems. The company has also garnered a reputation for developing long-term relationships and acting as the sole U.K. distributor for chemical manufacturers such as AFCONA Additives, Allinova, Lamberti S.p.A., and Sepiolsa.
Dan Devine, commercial director at Devine Chemicals, said, “We have experienced phenomenal growth in recent years and our new premises both in the United Kingdom and Europe reflect the scale and ambition of the company as we look to continue our success in the years to come.
“We are very proud to have a team of specialists who harness a wealth of industry experience. Our new headquarters and European office will enable us to further nurture and grow our team and bolster our product portfolio to meet the needs of our growing global customer base and respond quickly to industry changes.”
For more information, visit: www.devinechemicals.co.uk.