Research & Development is the lifeblood of Novagard.
As an innovator and manufacturer of silicones, a talented, robust R&D team ensures that the products we produce meet or exceed our customers’ expectations.
We have significant expertise and experience in a wide array of technical disciplines including Polymer Physics, Polymer Engineering, Synthesis, Chemistry, Formulation, Analytical Sciences, Foam, and Cellular Materials. Our technical team includes experienced Ph.D. scientists and engineers along with subject matter experts in the development of sealant applications for the electronics, automotive, industrial, and building and construction industries.
Our R&D team is vital to our future. We’re building on our core competencies by hiring additional scientists, engineers, and technicians who strengthen our capabilities and bring a creative and pioneering mindset to product development. We continue take advantage of technological advancements by investing in equipment to test thermal, electrical, and physical properties, expedite the commercialization process, and simulate customers’ testing and manufacturing environments.
The spirit of innovation flows through our labs. Working together with technical sales managers, we focus on the problem or barrier our customers are trying to overcome. We are very proud of our heritage of customizing and developing products to meet our customers’ specific needs – we’ve introduced over 60 new products to the market since 2018.