Umicore´s Business Line, BrazeTec, which was
formed from Degussa Löttechnik, is a leading manufacturer of
high-quality brazing alloys and solders, brazing alloy and solder pastes
BrazeTec materials are used to
manufacture a wide range of products, from simple everyday objects to
high-grade tools and bulk industrial products. Examples include
spectical frames, cooking pans, hard metal tipped circular saw blades,
mills, radiators and air conditioning equipment. Its products are also
used in installation engineering (gas, heating and water).
BrazeTec produces and sells these
products through a global sales and logistics organisation and has
production facilities in Hanau (Germany), Vicenza (Italy), Suzhou
(China), Glens Falls (USA), São Paulo and Manaus (Brazil).
Using its many years of experience and
expert knowledge of brazing and soldering processes in specific sectors
of industry, BrazeTec's own Brazing Center develops solutions customised
to the requirements of individual clients and develops techniques for
bonding metallic materials, hard metals and ceramics.