OUR SOLUTIONS COMPETENCE IN MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING PROCESSES NIRA carries out the manufacturing process from customer request to delivery of the product, through research of raw materials, feasibility studies, manufacturing process planning, tool planning and construction, moulding and consecutive finishing processes. Raw materials NIRA uses a wide range of elastomers, which are selected, controlled in its laboratory, and stocked in an air-conditioned warehouse. NIRA processes almost all the available elastomers, thanks to which is able to satisfy customers’ specifications, both in the automotive as well as in the gas and drinkable water sectors: ACRYLONITRILE-BUTADIENE COPOLYMER – NBR ETHYLENE-PROPYLENE TERPOLYMER / COPOLYMER – EPDM – EPM HYDROGENATED NITRILE – HNBR POLYACRYLATE COPOLYMER – ACM ETHYLENE ACRYLATE – AEM CHLOROBUTADIENE – CR NATURAL RUBBER – NR STYRENE-BUTADIENE COPOLYMER – SBR EPICHLOROHYDRIN – ECO SILICONE / FLUOROSILICONE – VMQ – FVMQ FLUOROCARBON ELASTOMER – FKM Moulding and finishing Production department has injection and compression moulding machines, both horizontal and vertical, from 150 to 800 t, which enable the production of pieces from a few mm to a maximum of 1000 mm. NIRA carries out the main finishing processes, among which: deflashing, washing and drying, post-curing, visual inspection, and surface treatments. The entire manufacturing process is managed and monitored by a state-of-the-art IT system, which keeps qualitative standards to their highest efficiency level.