Following the opening of its state-of-the-art Research and Applications Center in Irvine, CA, Henkel has announced the completion of its Hemel Hempstead facility expansion in the United Kingdom. Long a center of research and development excellence for the company's Multicore line of solder products for the advanced SMT assembly and semiconductor packaging industries, the Hemel Hempstead facility is now also home to several other complementary Henkel businesses. In addition to the Multicore solder products staff, the new facility will also house the company's automotive electronics, industrial and automotive adhesives, and sealants businesses.For more information, visit