High-quality products and innovative system solutions – the construction chemicals manufacturer PCI Augsburg GmbH is now proving to be a reliable and competent partner in garden and landscape construction with these core competencies. The PCI brand offers safe products with proven quality for professionals by professionals – whether they require natural stone laying outdoors, permeable or impermeable paving, renovation of areas subject to traffic, repairs, sealing work, installations or anchoring work.
Since being founded in 1950 as the Polychemie Ingenieur GmbH, PCI has represented quality, innovation, safety and a very highly emphasised service mentality. The BASF subsidiary profits from close cooperation with the research areas of the chemicals company, allowing it to use the latest technologies in innovative products Consistently high product quality is ensured in modern test laboratories – from raw materials selection to incoming checks right up to the finished product.
A reliable partner for garden and landscaping professionals
The constantly increasing requirements of end customers regarding faster completion and implementation of garden and landscaping construction projects, environmental compatibility and visual details are met by PCI with a cleverly meshed product palette that is subject to consistent improvement. "In order to securely guarantee the satisfaction of our end customers, we continuously optimise our products with regards to hardening time speeds, weather resistance reliability and appearance", assured Oliver Marek, construction products manager at PCI. The specialist continued: "We offer garden and landscaping businesses a special range of products that is oriented in every aspect towards smooth processes in everyday practice".
Engaged service for a head start over the competition
A major attribute of the PCI brand encompasses the cornerstones of consulting and service. 150 specialist advisers and application technicians therefore provide advice to specialist retailers, craftsmen and planners during their daily work – naturally also on site. "Because we intensively accompany numerous garden and landscaping business projects, and we are continuously in contact with the manufacturers, we know precisely where the problems are on the building sites in everyday life – and what we can improve. This is precisely what we tailor our product range towards", confirmed Oliver Marek.
Customer proximity is an important keyword. PCI achieves this through their sites, amongst other things, in Augsburg, Hamm and Wittenberg. The south German building chemicals specialist also gains points this way with a fast delivery service: The manufacturer guarantees delivery of its products covering the entire German-speaking region within 24 hours. PCI premises are also used to provide regular training, practical seminars and forums for users – because knowledge creates both a competitive advantage and satisfied customers.
The two PCI managing directors Manfred Grundmann (left) and Clemens Bierig (right) know what is needed to stay ahead on the market. Customer satisfaction with the professional brands produced by the Augsburg building chemicals specialist is due to the aspects of quality, innovation, reliability and a particularly emphasised service mentality.
The technology leader PCI has around 800 employees and manufactures 250 different products at the main site in Augsburg and the other two branches in Hamm and Wittenberg.
"Requirements in garden and landscape construction are very specific", confirmed Oliver Marek, construction products manager at PCI. "For instance, coverings under open skies are permanently exposed to high stresses. PCI offers the perfect solutions here, ready for full loading shortly after being laid."