Petroceramics S.p.A., founded in 2003 as the first spin-off of the University of Milan, has always been committed in turning the outmost recent scientific findings into innovative solutions and industry-ready technologies and cutting edge products. This ongoing commitment has lead to the development of significant know-how, innovative products and solutions.
Petroceramics S.p.A. is now a stand-alone, dynamic company which develops new advanced, highly innovative materials and technological solutions for different technical sectors including automotive, surface treatments, armoured protection of individuals and vehicles, manufacturing industry and aeronautic.
Our organizational structure reflects both the customer-oriented attitude, guided by agility, flexibility and efficiency criteria, and our dedication to science and technology development. Petroceramics’ client-oriented approach aims at developing strategic partnership for supporting all project’s steps from the development of new materials and/or processes to till putting into production. Additionally, Petroceramics carries on own internal R&D activities, which have turned into more than 15 patented technologies and materials. Our leitmotif is to turn the outmost recent scientific findings into innovative materials as well as industry-ready equipment and processes.
Our state-of-the-art equipments can ensure a rapid and excellent production of small scale, customized parts as well as prototypes and pre-series. Petroceramics S.p.A. has an internal research and development laboratory which enables the rapid structural and thermomechanical characterization of both own and customer’s materials including analysis services and consultancy services on ceramics and petrology. Petroceramics is also partner of several national and European funded projects.
Petroceramics’s team is composed of nearly 15 highly qualified researchers with expertise in several fields, including geology, materials sciences, physics, nuclear and mechanical engineering and chemistry. The annual turnover is over 2,000,000 Euros.
Petroceramics S.p.A. is located within the Kilometro Rosso Science and Technology Park in Bergamo (IT) which offers a highly innovative, interdisciplinary environment.