Basel, Switzerland -- Lonza, JFC Technologies and Novoset llc have a production and marketing collaboration for Lonza's High Performance Materials (HPM) business, aimed at providing new and improved product solutions to high-tech markets such as aerospace and electronics.
Under the agreement JFC Technologies will provide chemical modifications of Lonza's Primaset and Lonzacure products as identified by Novoset to address market needs. Novoset and Lonza will collaborate with industry innovators, end users, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to develop innovative system solutions using Lonza's products.
Lonzacure materials are aromatic amines used as chain extenders in polyurethanes, epoxy resins and polyurea coatings. The Primaset range consists of cyanate esters used as matrix resins in composites materials.
"We are pleased to enter into this agreement with Novoset llcand JFC Technologies to accelerate market penetration and growth for Lonza's HPM business," said Ken McMahon, senior vice president and head of Performance Intermediates for Lonza, in a Lonza announcement.
"Together with Novoset's market knowledge and JFC's technical knowledge, we will boost our pipeline for innovative products and applications," McMahon added.