Expertise and Innovation
As a manufacturer, we can accompany your developments. Always lending an attentive ear to the demands of its clients, Hutchinson O-Ring Division is constantly developing new sealing solutions to meet the client’s specifications.
As an acknowledged leader, Hutchinson ORD has substantial means available:
- a laboratory dedicated to the development of compounds
- a control and compatibility testing laboratory
- FE calculation and digital simulation tools
- a physical and chemical testing laboratory with state-of-the-art equipment (spectrometers, SEM etc.)
- measurement and endurance benches
- the Hutchinson Research Centre
These tools, combined with the experience of our engineers, enable Hutchinson ORD to express its know-how by creating new compounds, specific profiles, innovative sliding treatments etc
New sealing solutions have also enabled the following issues to be addressed:
- Starting torques
- Friction stresses
- Improvement of material properties
- Optimized environment
Hutchinson ORD: putting innovation at your disposal to bring you concrete improvement solutions and provide innovations related to your specific requirements.