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Industry Solutions

Find out how 3M products are used in a many Industrial areas, from the use of our products in the design and manufacture of components in the electronics industry, to the structural assembly of plastics and metals.

Aerospace

The aerospace market is a demanding market. 3M provide solutions for both aircraft manufacturers and subcontractors which are critical for operations.

Appliance

The manufacture of industrial machinery and equipment (including appliances and portable tools) involves a large number of complex processes.

Automotive Manufacturing

For many years, 3M has accompanied automotive manufacturers to help them integrate new technologies into their production processes.

Bus & Coach Manufacturing

3M’s comprehensive range of adhesives, sealants and tapes offers the bus/coach industry both internal and external joint design solutions for structurally bonding and sealing components.

Construction

To better address their requirements, 3M develops and introduces innovative solutions for component manufacturers in applications such as : structural glazing, facade cladding, office partitions, doors and windows, elevators. The performance of our solutions provide great value to construction professionals.

Door & Window Manufacturing

3M Protective Tapes 2A25 and 25A25 help protect the painted surfaces on metal service doors from fingerprints and scratches during assembly, shipping and installation.

Electronics

The electronics industry is a demanding industry, requiring high quality products. 3M provides the electronics market high-performance products specified by key industry bodies, such as; manufacturers of components. We provide our industry expertise in automation processes, for example for applying adhesives or tapes in the most cost-efficient way. Through our network of approved converters, we can also offer customized die-cut tape parts to improve your productivity.

Flexographic Printing

The broadest foam density selection in the market enables you to print the finest quality at fastest print speeds. Balancing your vignettes and solids made easy for customer satisfaction. In the Flexographic Printing industry the printing plate mounting is a critical step in achieving optimum print quality.

Furniture Manufacturing

The design and production of furniture products are trades which need to be at the forefront of innovation, through various activities which include: carpentry, cabinetry, decoration, furniture.

Metal Working

3M adhesive solutions allow the assembly of metals, alloys, plastics together with a high level of performance and durability. These adhesive solutions can be used as substitute for many traditional methods such as mechanical fastening or welding. They simplify application methodology, reduce or eliminate finishing operations, reduce corrosion issues and provide greater flexibility in improving manufacturing process. 3M has also developed masking and protection tape solutions responding to enhance your work efficiency and competitiveness.

Paper Mills

3M can help you optimize your manufacturing processes for greater customer satisfaction. 3M produces repulpable tapes reliable for flying splices of paper rolls in newspapers printing and paper mills.

Rail Industry

3M’s comprehensive range of adhesives, sealants and tapes offers the rail industry both internal and external joint design solutions for structurally bonding and sealing components.

Specialty Vehicles

3M’s comprehensive range of adhesives, sealants and tapes offers the specialty vehicle industry (ambulances, caravans, mobile homes) both internal and external joint design solutions for structurally bonding and sealing components.

Truck & Trailer Manufacturing

3M’s comprehensive range of adhesives, sealants and tapes offers the truck industry both internal and external joint design solutions for structurally bonding and sealing components. Specialist adhesives can also be provided for bonding insulated sandwich panels for wall, floor and roofing components in trailers.

To discuss any of these applications or your specific requirements please contact us