Ricardo Talks Chemistry

Founded in 1915, Ricardo is a world-class engineering, research and development consultancy business. Their ambition is to be the world’s pre-eminent brand in the development and application of solutions to meet the challenges in the transportation, energy and scarce resource sectors.

The relationship with SABIC

SABIC and Ricardo are close collaborators in innovation with a longstanding relationship. This value chain teamwork consists of Ricardo providing engineering expertise and deep knowledge of applications and SABIC providing expertise in material science and design with materials, as well as segment-specific knowledge.
Headquartered out of the UK with a major presence in the US, Ricardo and SABIC have worked intensively in innovative work for under-the-hood applications. A proud example has been the automotive industry’s first polymeric oil pump, a breakthrough development that allows weight savings while meeting strict regulatory demands.