Development of new products and technologies is vital for POLYPLASTIC Group. This is the key to holding leading position in the market. This is only possible with a serious scientific foundation. The POLYPLASTIC Group Research & Development Centre (R&D) and Scientific Research Institute together employ 80 highly qualified specialists in physics and chemistry of polymers, materials science and plastics processing and Doctors of Science and PhD holders.
This facility works on scientific, technological and technical development related to the production and deployment of plastic piping. The Institute conducts materials research, design works for the development of processes, new production technologies for all types of pipe products as well as methodical research, engineering support and deployment of all new types of pipe products and technologies. The Institute’s equipment meets the highest standards of modern research organizations. The latest generation equipment for physical and chemical research made by the world’s leading producers.
One of the main tasks of the Institute is the work on standardisation and certification:
This facility provides scientific and development support for composite division.
The goals of the division are:
Since 2007, the company has operated a production technology department for polymer composites, pipe and fittings – a branch of the Department of Chemistry and Plastics and Polymeric Composite Technologies of Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technologies named after Lomonosov (traditional abbreviation ‘‘MITHT’’).