Kolektor Magnet Technology is one of the leading companies worldwide for the production of polymer bonded magnets. They have extensive experience in the production of all types of plastic-bonded permanent magnets has been continually growing. The company’s product portfolio of polymer bonded magnets includes SmFeN, NdFeB, hybrid magnets and complete assemblies produced by the facility in Essen, Germany. Kolektor has an excellent track record as the primary polymer bonded magnets producer in Europe, and also as a global supplier, utilizing a widely spread network of marketing companies throughout Europe, the USA, and in Asia. The company’s core operation comprises of research and development, production and marketing of permanent magnets, and the production of complex systems. Kolektor’s polymer-bonded parts are used mainly in electrical motors for power tools, household appliances and the automotive industry.
Update January 2021: Kolektor Magnet Technology has moved their production from Essen, Germany, to Idrija, Slovenia
Main roles in the project
KMT’s main roles in SUSMAGPRO are:
- to produce bonded recycled magnets using injection moulding techniques;
- to characterise the recycled magnets for input into the datasheets; and
- to make an assessment of suitability of using recycled powder for entry into manufacturing process for polymer bonded magnets.
Hosting a reprocessing route: Hydrogen Decrepitation Deabsorbation Recombination (HDDR) of Hydrogen-based Processing of Magnet Scrap (HPMS) powders and making into polymer bonded magnets
Dr. Boris Saje