Technical Materials - we join energies

 Technical Materials - Vision The Technical Materials (TM) Business Unit is one of the Material Science Business Units at Umicore and a leading supplier of functional materials for high-tech industries. We have production facilities in the relevant industrial regions and serve customers around the globe. As a reliable supplier, we work according to "best practice" principles and are first choice in terms of innovation, quality and service. We have a comprehensive understanding of systems in terms of products, processes and applications, making us a valued development partner for selected key customers.

Umicore Technical Materials is your efficient partner when it comes to developing and producing high-performance functional materials, customer-specific products and innovative services which are primarily based on the properties of silver, special NF metals and their alloys. The material solutions, semi-finished products or building components that we supply are key components for the production processes and the function of our customers’ products. Thanks to our tried-and-trusted expertise as a world leader, e.g. in soldering technology and electrical contact materials, we are a sought after global partner for technologically demanding and innovative solutions which achieve significant added value for our customers.

Our business field is divided into two business lines: BrazeTec and Contact & Power Technology Materials.

BrazeTec LogoBrazeTec: The Business Line BrazeTec is a world leader in the manufacture and supply of high quality brazing materials, brazing paste and flux. Our product range is complemented by ultra-modern application services, supported by a experienced application consultation service.

Contact & Power Technology Materials: Contact materials for switching
applications in power engineering, fuse protection materials and special products for power generation, supported by a competent consultation service. In addition, we are a leading manufacturer of high-quality materials for connections in power engineering. The product range also includes functional materials for the lighting and electronics industries, as well as for the automotive engineering and power generation sectors.

We operate with sustainability in mind and contribute to the business success of the Umicore group. We are oriented towards the goals of the Umicore Vision 2015. We consistently implement the Umicore values of openness, innovation, teamwork, respect and commitment. Umicore Way and Code of Conduct form the basis for our day-to-day work.