Caxias do Sul
In 60 years of existence, Fras-le - a Randon Company - has grown into successful businesses in the markets where it operates. Among the top five friction materials manufacturers in the world, maintains strategically located production units in Brazil,the United States and China; plus distribution centers in Argentina, United States, Germany, UAE and Commercial Operations in the United States, Chile, Germany, Mexico and South Africa, which assist in meeting international demand, quickly and efficiently. With the acquisition of Controil, which manufactures brake and clutch components, and automotive polymers, Fras-le has further expanded its markets, bringing customers a wide range of solutions. To ensure excellence performance of its products, the company has a Research &Development Center, with TÜV certification, consisting of chemical, physical and pilot laboratories, and a Proving Ground - used toobtain approval of its products by automakers. The current portfolio includes more than 10,000 product references in Fras-le andLonaflex brands. Including: Brake pads and linings, clutch facings, industrial and special products for trucks, semi-trailers, buses, cars,motorcycles, tractors, subways, trains, elevators, airplanes, industrial machinery and equipment, among others. Fras-le is present in all activities that require friction materials of the highest quality, has the main certifications required by the automotive and environmentalsegment, in addition to receiving annually awards from suppliers and entities that constantly attest the quality of its products and processes.