Design Services

Functional Forms business operates a worldwide network of research, manufacturing and technical service facilities. With ISO-certified manufacturing sites across the world, the company serves customers around the world in a broad spectrum of industries and applications. As a business unit of SABIC, Functional Forms benefits from global technical centers in the USA, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, China, Japan, Korea and India. These centers offer hands-on engineering and technical support ranging from correct material selection to characterization of mechanical, thermal, UV/heat aging data. In addition, they provide advanced light measurements, optical modeling, part design and installation guidelines. The company also offers a local team along with a complete supply chain and distribution organization to ensure our customers have a reliable source of materials wherever their manufacturing site is located.

For architects, contractors and installers around the world, SABIC’s Functional Forms business offers technical support in designing buildings with polycarbonate sheet. From the conceptual design phase to actual result, we offer assistance in: 



Design / consultancy service

Product advice

Main contractor or engineering office

Computer analysis

Prediction of sheet behavior during loading

Sub-contractor or installer

Fixing details

Glazing profile design

Installation guidelines