R&D Activities

R&D Activities

Von Roll has R&D centers in the Americas and Europe. The R&D centers are linked globally.

R&D activities of Von Roll include:

  • Development of new products, processes and technical solutions
  • Continuous improvement of the performance and cost-effectiveness of existing products and processes
  • Search for environmentally friendly products and applications
  • Basic research in cooperation with universities
  • Technical support for customers
  • Education and training
Our R&D laboratoriesDescription
Analytical laboratory Chemical analytics is used to identify and specify newly developed materials.
Pilot laboratory The pilot laboratory is an important step in scaling up the production of new products developed in the laboratory.
Application laboratory The application laboratory is equipped with the complete process equipment to manufacture sample coils and bars.
High voltage laboratory In the high voltage laboratory newly developed insulating materials undergo severe ageing tests before they are introduced into the market.
Low voltage laboratory Our test laboratory in Schenectady is approved to test low voltage components and insulating systems according to UL, ANSI, ASTM and IEEE standards.
Materials testing laboratory Physical characteristics of liquid and solid materials are investigated in this laboratory.