MATRIC is an independent, non-profit research and development firm.

MATRIC’s deep technical heritage and uncommon lab and pilot plant facilities provide the talent and resources that chemical and energy companies need to develop, improve and scale chemical processes while minimizing cost and risk.

Organizations needing advanced systems or software development services can better manage schedule and cost by working with MATRIC and, simultaneously, tap into MATRIC’s expertise in turning data into actionable knowledge.

Technical Engineering

Powerful, proven and established technology development and improvement methodologies to increase return on investment.

Advanced Software Technologies

Experience and capabilities to reduce software and systems development risks while controlling schedule and costs.

  • Timothy G. BumgardnerTimothy G. Bumgardner
    Tim Bumgardner has over 30 years of experience constructing, operating, problem solving and analyzing data for pilot plants and scale models of reactor and refining systems. He was previously employed by Union Carbide and Dow Chemical, where he gained expertise in both laboratory and pilot plant operations.

MATRIC MATTERS: Technology Review and Assessment

A manufacturer of advanced materials brought in MATRIC to provide an analysis of opportunities to expand their market share in a specific technology area. A literature review was carried out, with particular attention to recent relevant patents and [...]

MATRIC MATTERS: Integrated Biorefinery Process Design

MATRIC worked with an independent organization on the concept of an integrated biorefinery. MATRIC developed a preliminary design package for a specific location. The design included production of fuel gas, electricity, fuel ethanol, and biodiesel, all from locally [...]