Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH

Polymer Competence Center Leoben (PCCL) is Austria’s leading company for cooperative research in the field of plastics engineering and polymer science. The COMET K1 centre carries out pre-competitive R&D in a wide range of applications, from the automotive industry, aerospace and packaging to solar and photovoltaic applications.

Key Activities

  • Simulation & Modeling
  • Chemistry of Functional Polymers
  • Elastomer Technologies & Process Optimization
  • Surface Testing, Robot Vision & Artificial Intelligence
  • Sustainable Polymer Solutions
  • Polymers and Composites for Structural Applications


  • Montanuniversität Leoben 35%
  • Joanneum Research
    Forschungsgesellschaft mbH 17%
  • Technische Universität Graz 17%
  • Upper Austrian Research GmbH 26%
  • Municipality of Leoben 5%


Polymer Competence Center
Leoben GmbH
Sauraugasse 1, 8700 Leoben
Tel.: +43-3842-42962-0