ARDEX is one of the leading solution providers of specialty building materials in the world. It develops, manufactures and markets specialist construction materials for substrate preparation, levelling floors, the fixing of natural stones, ceramic tiles and other surfacing materials. The company also offers the necessary training and support services for their application. ARDEX s products are marketed worldwide to selected target groups under various brand names, such as ARDEX, HENRY, DUNLOP and ABA. Founded in 1949, its headquarters are based in Witten, Germany and is an independent, family-owned and operated business. With an office in Aliquippa, Pa., the company operates more than 35 subsidiaries and employs a work force of over 1,800 staff members in offices and branches in nearly 50 countries worldwide.