27.06.2022 | FMP Technology GmbH and Jagenberg Converting Solutions GmbH have signed a cooperation agreement with the aim to improve the efficiency and quality of battery electrode production lines

Jagenberg Converting Solutions GmbH is a German machinery company that supplies turnkey equipment for electrode production to its customers in the battery industry. FMP Technology GmbH is a German supplier of high-precision, tailor-made slot dies and pilot plants for customers in the battery, hydrogen, and printed electronics industries. FMP is deeply involved in various R&D projects, in cooperation with German universities and institutions, with the goal to improve the efficiency and quality of battery electrode and fuel cell roll-to-roll production.

Both companies are experts in their respective fields of business. The two companies have combined their strengths through a cooperation agreement. The knowledge gained from FMP’s R&D projects shall be integrated into the machinery equipment of Jagenberg Converting Solutions. In addition, FMP’s strong expertise especially in the design of slot dies, simulations, and process technology complement Jagenberg’s experience in the production of highly demanding machines and plants. The cooperation also enables Jagenberg Converting Solutions to support FMP with its know-how in manufacturing pilot plants for demanding applications.

Battery production is undergoing continuous development cycles to increase the efficiency and quality of both, the production process as well as the product. Through this cooperation, our customers have direct access to the latest research and short time-to-market for innovations ready for series production.

About Jagenberg Converting Solutions GmbH:
Within the Jagenberg Group, Jagenberg Converting Solutions GmbH offers turnkey solutions from a single source as a reliable, competent and innovative partner. The company bundles the competencies and many years of experience of more than 500 employees from companies in the Jagenberg Group and supplements these with solutions from strategic partners depending on the requirements. The focus of business activities is on the supply of solutions and services required for the finishing of sophisticated web-shaped materials for the battery industry and advanced surface applications.

About FMP Technology GmbH:
Founded almost 20 years ago as a spin-off from the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, FMP has a strong foundation in fluid-dynamics and fundamental process know-how of various coating & drying processes. Since 2018, the main business focus is on battery, hydrogen and printed electronics. The portfolio is centred around the core product of FMP: Fully customized slot dies, uniquely matched to each customer’s coating process. In addition, coating stations, fluid feeding & dosing systems, as well as patented convection dryers are supplied to industry, as well as Academia. In consequence, FMP also offers pilot plants for roll-to-roll and sheet-to-sheet processes.