HELIOS – Designing Excellence
High standards, extensive know-how, passion for innovation and the drive for continuous improvement is the environment where HELIOS smart coatings are born.
HELIOS is a part of KANSAI PAINT, one of the world’s leading paint and coatings producers that serve a global customer base with manufacturing, distribution and sales activities worldwide. Contributing to customers and society through sustainably leveraging a superior technology with innovative products and services, and a competent workforce, built on the foundations of customer focus, integrity and respect to all stakeholders is the mission of KANSAI PAINT. This mission is also reflected in the core values of HELIOS.
We are striving to be recognized by our partners, as the company that provides excellence of the whole set – know-how, technology, product characteristics, application and customer service.
You are our number 1 customer
Helios produces wide range of products and solutions in all segments of coatings and with many renowned brands. As specialists for niche markets we are able to make more of a tailor made products for you as our customer. Large network and local presence guarantee a great customer service and enables us to treat every customer like a number 1.
Sustainable development aligned with market requirements
To produce a wide product range and top quality products, high-tech production and specific knowledge are needed. Investing in knowledge and special skills is one of our key priorities and competitive advantages.
Further on, Helios Group R&D has one of the best equipped laboratories worldwide, striving to always introduce new products and development in line with market demands. The principles of environmental care and sustainability are implemented into all segments of R&D and production processes.
New products and solutions are developed in direction that they reduce the use of resources and negative impacts on the environment with minimising carbon footprint and energy consumption. That is how in Helios, knowledge is used for the benefit of our customers and wider society.
All companies in the Group comply with regulations and act in accordance with the highest environmental and other industry standards. We have recently received recognitions for responsibility and sustainability as well as recognitions for business and technological performance (responsible care & sustainability award, fastest growing company recognition, innovation recognition).
Leading position with well-established brands
Helios offers a wide range of coatings and solutions for various industries, professional users and end customers. There are also other facts that could give you a better insight into the group and which also show that demands from our customers are supported in the best way:
- Helios Group brings together tens of trusted brands which are present in various product segments and in various markets.
- We are proud to hold positions of a leader in road marking systems in Europe, the world’s largest producer of core plate varnishes, one of the most important European producers of coatings for the railway industry and a leading company in the segment of decorative coatings in Central-Eastern European markets.
- We are also a certified partner of the international automotive industry.
- Our service companies and production sites are located in 18 countries worldwide.
- We supply our products to more than 50.000 customers in over 60 countries across the world.
Giving back to society
HELIOS’s responsibility towards society and environment is demonstrated through variety of projects. We encourage children’s education and creativity within our initiative Rainbow of smiles, and we land a hand where our help is needed the most. We put special emphasis on projects associated with cultural heritage preservation, and we also actively promote sports and a healthy lifestyle. Through our partnership with the Basketball Club Helios Suns we are contributing to the development of sports culture in Slovenia. The growth of the first team with constant development of the youth drive and basketball school with over 600 children, are achievements we are most proud of.