Presentation of a primer application for adhesion investigations.


Primer & Chemical Surface Treatment

Welcome to the Department of
Primer and Chemical Surface Treatment

The department of Primers and Chemical Surface Treatment (PCO) offers industry-oriented and applied R&D in the fields of surface modification - coating - composite systems - with the aim of providing robust and practical solutions.
The fundament of our R&D is based on experienced, motivated employees in combination with modern, high-performance plant and technical equipment.
You will find detailed information on the working areas of our department on the following websites.


Some of our Range of Services:

  • Feasibility studies
  • Initial and application-oriented research
  • Cooperation and joint projects
  • Knowledge transfer in form of seminars, lectures, talks, training courses and workshops
  • Contract development, for both processes and products
  • Scientific advice and sampling
  • Product optimization
  • Support of transfer to practice
  • Laboratory analyses, material and trial series testing
  • Case of damage analyses


We would be pleased to create an individual offer and are available for further information, questions and issues.



Dr. Joerg Leuthaeusser

Head of Department
Primer and Chemical Surface Treatment

Phone: +49 3641 2825 48