Of all the venues for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, the Bolshoy Ice Dome is sure to be one of the most
impressive – reflecting Russia’s cultural tradition while also welcoming the world to a modern, elaborate performance complex. Dow worked with local partners to provide a number of products and solutions to this remarkable facility.
Anticorrosion Coatings exhibit excellent adhesion and film integrity in order to provide superior protection from corrosion and environmental conditions like moisture and UV.
DOWCAL™ heat transfer fluids and technology
From ice skating surfaces to HVAC systems, DOWCAL™ heat transfer fluids enable consistent temperatures while providing corrosion protection, reducing equipment maintenance costs.
DOW ENDURANCE™ compounds
DOW ENDURANCE™ family of semiconductive and insulation materials will provide reliability and long service life to power cables serving the venue.
DOW SPECFLEX™ polyurethane systems were used to produce the VIP guest seats, contributing aesthetics, comfort and durability.
WALOCEL™ and other construction additives
Used in the concrete plate floor under the ice, contributed to enhanced flow, open-time and workability of the mixture during application.