Biesterfeld Spezialchemie signs distribution agreement with RAMPF Polymer Solutions for electro casting resins
The portfolio of electro casting resins from RAMPF Polymer Solutions comprises two-component polyurethane systems (RAKU-PUR®) and one-/two-component epoxy systems (RAKU-POX®) that comply with ratings such as UL 94 V0 and UL 764 B (RTI). Specific products have an extremely high thermal resistance of up to RTI 160°C.
"We’re delighted about the collaboration with Biesterfeld Spezialchemie," says Dr. Frank Birkelbach, Director of Sales and Marketing at RAMPF Polymer Solutions, a leading developer and manufacturer of reactive plastic systems based on polyurethane, epoxy, and silicone. "With their strong customer focus as well as solution-orientated and technology-based know-how, the experts at Biesterfeld provide comprehensive service and first-class advice," he adds.
Werner Schwarz, Marketing Manager Performance Products at Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, explains: "RAMPF’s electro casting resins offer a wide range of mechanical, thermal, and chemical properties and meet the highest quality requirements. With this partnership, we further enlarge our existing portfolio for the European market to supply our customers in the electrical and electronics industry with products tailored to their needs."
RAMPF Polymer Solutions GmbH & Co. KG is a leading developer and manufacturer of reactive resin systems based on polyurethane, epoxy, and silicone. The company also possesses comprehensive expertise in application technology.
The product portfolio of RAMPF Polymer Solutions includes liquid and thixotropic sealing systems, electro and engineering casting resins, edge and filter casting resins, and adhesives.
Research and development are highly prioritized: Based in Grafenberg (near Stuttgart), Germany, the technology pioneer and quality leader has laboratories and facilities for application technology within its spacious Innovation Center. Every day in the RAMPF Innovation Center, new products are developed, existing products are adapted to specific customer requirements, and a huge range of material combinations are tested.
The materials created in the laboratory are tested in the application technology department, where samples are also made for customers to further enhance product quality and reduce the time to series production. Naturally, customers also receive support during the product rollout phase and production process.
RAMPF Polymer Solutions attaches particular importance to renewable raw materials during the initial research phase. Bio-polyols are developed in cooperation with sister company RAMPF Eco Solutions. The potential use of recycled polyols in the composition of new products is also closely examined.
RAMPF Polymer Solutions is a company of the international RAMPF Group based in Grafenberg, Germany.
About Biesterfeld AG
Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is one of the leading international distributors of specialty chemical products and solutions. The product portfolio is carefully tailored to the needs of selected industries like cosmetics, healthcare, paints and coatings, adhesives, polyurethane, construction, nutrition, electro, electronics and energy. As a partner to leading global suppliers, the company operates throughout Europe and Latin America and provides solution-orientated and technology-based expertise as well as customised solutions. Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is part of the Biesterfeld Group, in business since 110 years as a trading and service company. The largely family-owned group of companies is with over 40 locations worldwide one of the leading distributors of plastics, rubber as well as base and specialty chemicals.