High Performance Materials

Tailored made Silicon Products for Special Applications

Today, the world is striving for a more sophisticated, highly technological future, and at the same time, also for a greener world with sustanable and environmental friendly production. Elkem combines both. We are providing solutions for your technical challenges and we fulfil the requirement of our descendants in regards of the ecological footprint.

The Elkem High Performance Materials department is accomodating industrial needs for applications such as:

  • Epoxy moulding compunds for electronics
  • Ceramic brake discs
  • Anodes for lithium-ion batteries
  • Ceramic body armour
  • Delay charges for pyrotechnical applications
  • Plasma spraying for targets and direct surface coating
  • Silicon nitride production