Hexion has formed partnerships with cutting edge research facilities to give our customers access to the best collective thinking in the business.
Fraunhofer Project Centre for Composites Research at Western University, Canada
Through a cooperative agreement, Hexion and the Fraunhofer Project Centre for Composites Research at Western University in London, Ontario are co-developing new state-of-the-art systems and equipment for mass producing lightweight, environmentally preferred composites and making these solutions available to the North American automotive industry. Hexion will also be using the Fraunhofer Project Centre's facilities for its own independent research, as well as product development for individual customers.
ISK Supports Bakelite® Engineering Thermosets in North American
The expertise of German engineering firm Iserlohner Kunststoff-Technologie GmbH (ISK) is responsible for much of the Bakelite® thermoset resin application know-how throughout the European automotive industry. Under an exclusive agreement with Hexion, ISK is now delivering its established technical solutions for Bakelite® materials, parts production, mold design and molding process optimization to North American Bakelite® resin customers.
Advanced Applications Development Center for Lightweight Structural Composites in Germany
Hexion's Transportation Research and Application Center (TRAC) in Duisburg, Germany speeds production and testing of custom lightweight structural composite solutions. The lab features a state-of-the-art Cannon dosing/injection unit suitable for HP-RTM, and several presses. These tools facilitate the rapid production of composite components and test articles employing a wide range of composite production technologies under customer-specified operating conditions.
Lange + Ritter GmbH
Contact person: Edia Voi
Phone: +49 (0) 7156 2006-433
Fax: +49 (0) 7156 2006-902
PRF - Plastic Reinforcement Fabrics Ltd.
3 Upton Road Poole
BH17 7AA Dorset
Contact person: Crispin Jones :
Phone: +44 (0) 1202 680022
Fax: +44 (0) 1202 680077
G. Angeloni s.r.l.
Via Abbate Tommaso 72
30020 Quarto D Altono
Contact person: Ufficio Acquisiti
Phone: +39 (0) 422780580
Fax: +39 (0) 422782782
GRM Systems s.r.o.
779 00 Olomouc
Contact person: Tomas Suk
Phone: +420 601 562 585
Fax: +420 601 562 994
(For windmill repair systems)
Contact person: Jürgen Tramnitz
Phone: +49 (0) 40 797 557-190
Fax: +49 (0) 40 797 557-199