Solutions at Play in the London 2012 Olympic Games

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  • Olympic Stadium Wrap

    London’s Olympic Stadium was “wrapped” with fabric based on innovative solutions from Dow Elastomers, following the highest performance requirements.

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  • Coating materials for the Velodrome

    Flexible coating materials from Dow were used on the cycling track’s indoor flooring surface, helping to prevent visual elements from cracking and peeling.

  • Roofing and flooring for Westfield Shopping Centre

    Insulation materials from Dow helped ensure long-term moisture resistance and durability of London’s newest Shopping Centre’s roof and parking deck.

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  • Banners Olympic Park

    Dow’s innovative VOC-free dispersion was used in producing recyclable banners for digitally printed LOCOG advertising.

  • Running Track

    Polyurethane binders from Dow were used in the track underlayment at Olympic Stadium, helping protect the track from wear and providing a safe surface for athletes.

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  • Artificial Turf at Riverbank Arena

    Resins from Dow helped provide a durable, soft and safe field for the 380 athletes who competed in more than 75 field hockey matches during the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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  • Roofing & Flooring for Olympic Venues

    Dow’s roofing and flooring materials were in and around several Olympic venues in London, contributing to the comfort and durability of highly trafficked arenas.

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  • Insulation and heat transfer fluids

    Dow solutions created excitement for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games with a winter wonderland experience at the Sochi Park Ice Rink, located at Hyde Park during the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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  • Dow solutions for Wire and Cable

    Products from Dow helped protect cables and efficiently transmit and distribute broadcast signals to the global viewers who tuned in to the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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  • Recycle waste bins

    Dow resins were used in the 3,600 recycling waste bins distributed in 30 venues across London, providing a sustainable way to discard waste.

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  • Road markings for streets and roadways

    Quick-drying waterborne traffic markings from Dow helped London traffic follow the temporary street patterns needed for the Olympic Games.

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  • Roofing of the Broadcast Centre and Press Centre

    Insulation materials from Dow helped provide energy efficiency and moisture resistance to protect 20,000 media members and hundreds of thousands of visitors.

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