Vacuum technologies

Components and systems for all applications for vacuum technology, ranging from device manufacture through to particle accelerators


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Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum offers TURBOLAB - the all-new smart high vacuum system for researchers

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH 8 Feb 2016

Next Generation of High Vacuum Pump System

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DRYVAC SYSTEMS for Thin Film Coating Processes - Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum offers optimized Solutions for Flat Panel Display Manufacturing

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH 27 Jan 2016

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum introduces a broad line of vacuum pump systems and accessories specifically optimized for thin film coating processes such as flat panel display applications.

Princeton Instruments Introduces Enhanced-Performance PI-MTE In-Vacuum X-ray Cameras

Princeton Instruments 19 Jan 2016

Princeton Instruments is pleased to introduce the new incarnation of its extremely popular PI-MTE in-vacuum x-ray camera line, now featuring specially designed higher-sensitivity CCDs.

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First Helium-Plasma at IPP Technology from Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH 7 Jan 2016

First helium plasma was generated at the nuclear fusion reactor Wendelstein 7-X of the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) has been successful.

Fluid and Gas Feedthroughs / Ultrahigh Vacuum Service to 1x10E-10 Torr

Accu-Glass Products, Inc. 22 Dec 2015

Accu-Glass Products’ fluid feedthroughs are ideally suited for the efficient delivery of gases and/or cooling liquids into high and ultrahigh vacuum systems. Fluid feedthroughs are available in single or dual seamless tube configurations in 1/8 or 1/4 inch diameters, with wall thicknesses of .028 and .035 inch respectively.

ESS High Voltage Power Supply Module

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iseg Spezialelektronik GmbH 17 Dec 2015

The ESS module is a single channel high voltage power supply in MMS-system (Eurocard format) with 2-quadrant capabilities. It can be used as unipolar current sink and source, which perfectly covers requirements of electron optical systems or capacitive loads. 


OWIS® high-precision linear stages LIMES 84N-IMS: now also with integrated high resolution measuring system

OWIS GmbH 23 Nov 2015

For years, they are among the best sellers under the high-precision linear stages – the OWIS® LIMES series.


View our product brochures for Vacuum Components and Factory Capabilites

VACGEN Limited 19 Nov 2015

We develop and supply the complete spectrum of UHV components, from the most basic gaskets and flanges through to bespoke turnkey assemblies to within our company to ensure suit our clients demands.

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OWIS® high-precision linear stages LIMES 84N

OWIS GmbH 19 Nov 2015

For years, they are among the best sellers under the high-precision linear stages – the OWIS® LIMES series.

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Ultra-Fast Depth Profiling by PP-TOFMS

HORIBA Scientific 30 Oct 2015

Watch our video and discover a new material characterization technique already implemented in a very compact and commercially available instrument.

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Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum Supplies Vacuum Systems for the COPT.Zentrum of the University of Cologne

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH 28 Oct 2015

For the University of Cologne, the COPT.ZENTRUM is a central element of their technology transfer strategy from science to practice.


New support and actuator system also works in ultra-high vacuum

McPherson 21 Oct 2015

Strut your stuff!McPherson introduces a new line of mechanical positioning systems with high load capacity and stiffness.


Allectra create a 'Cryo' feedthrough for Ultracold Atoms Lab, Quantum Technology Hub – University of Nottingham

Allectra Ltd. 29 Sep 2015

Allectra recently supplied a ‘Cryo’ feedthrough assembly to the Ultracold Atoms Lab, Quantum Technology Hub at the University of Nottingham.

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Allectra is a High Vacuum and Ultra High Vacuum solutions manufacturer for Synchrotrons worldwide.

Allectra Ltd. 4 Sep 2015

Components include Sub-D feedthroughs, Pressure Burst Disks (including low pressure and ultra low pressure versions), Radiation Hard UHV cables and custom solutions.

High current thermocouple feedthrough

Allectra is an established electrical feedthrough specialist

Allectra Ltd. 3 Sep 2015

Allectra has over twelve years experience manufacturing and supplying a wide range of feedthroughs for customers all over the world.

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Daisy-chain Power Inside Vacuum Chambers to Cut Down Cable Clutter

Zaber Technologies 14 Aug 2015

Zaber’s line of vacuum compatible products includes motorized linear actuators, linear stages, and mirror mounts with built-in controllers.

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The HMT Wide-Range Vacuum Process Diagnostic

Hiden Analytical Limited 3 Jul 2015

Vacuum processing is an essential element of diverse chemical, metallurgical and electronics-related procedures including vacuum furnacing, chemical vapour deposition, surface etching and evaporative coating, with operating requirements through diverse pressure stages.


High-resolution Positioning Systems in Miniaturized Design: The Advantages of Being Small

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 5 Jun 2015

The demand for the smallest possible positioners and manipulators is increasing. Industrial microassembly, photonics as well as laser and optical metrology or research institutes with ultrahigh vacuum conditions and strong magnetic fields need even smaller, high precision positioning systems.

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Park Systems Introduces Park NX-Hivac, a High Vacuum SSRM AFM System for Optimal Results in Semiconductor Manufacturing Failure Analysis

Park Systems 15 May 2015

Our commitment to superior products that enhance the customer’s performance led to the development of NX-Hivac, which was designed in collaboration with a major semiconductor IC producer. —Keibock Lee, Park Systems President

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Physics World May 2015

IOP Publishing 7 May 2015

Digital issue now live


Service Excellence from VAT’s New Global Services Division

VAT Vacuum Products Limited 8 Dec 2015

VAT Global Services team is highly experienced and utilises well-established, proven processes available! Your goals are our #1 priority. VAT Global Services assures continuous performance improvement, minimised downtimes and ensures your vacuum equipment is running at its best performance and optimal efficiencies.


CERN have released a market survey for: MS-4132/TE

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 20 Jul 2015

Vacuum Support Activities for all Accelerators on the CERN Site



Physics World February 2016

IOP Publishing 1 Feb 2016

Bodily functions: The new science of network physiology

Cryofab, a New Jersey Business, Honored by Rothman Institute

Cryofab 27 Jan 2016

Cryofab, a manufacturer of cryogenic equipment, was nominated for New Jersey Family Business of the Year for 2015. The Rothman Institute recognized Cryofab’s multigenerational impact on the community, its perseverance, its commitment to family and to business success.

Kurt J. Lesker announces European HQ Expansion into MEIA Region

Kurt J. Lesker Company Ltd 7 Jan 2016

Due to increased demand The Kurt J. Lesker Company® has announced the expansion to its current European regions.  Effective January 4, 2016 the new geographical territory to be managed by KJLC Ltd will be called EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India & Africa).

Custom DN40CF port aligner

Allectra has designed a custom port aligner for Edinburgh University weblink

Allectra Ltd. 3 Dec 2015

Our customer needed to correct a sample loading misalignment and was looking for a port aligner for his load lock system.


Watch our latest video detailing our enhanced capabilities for European Manufacturing – Vacuum vessels manufactured onsite for shorter lead times! video

Kurt J. Lesker Company Ltd 23 Nov 2015

KJLC® are proud to feature processes of their new enhanced manufacturing facility based at the European headquarters in Hastings.

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A further step in portfolio development

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH 23 Nov 2015

Oerlikon continues to streamline its portfolio and signed an agreement to sell its Vacuum Segment to Atlas Copco

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John Colligon awarded BVC senior prize

British Vacuum Council 18 Nov 2015

News from the British Vacuum Council


Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH and GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH present joint doctoral candidate award

Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH 13 Nov 2015

Award for doctoral research on high-precision measurement of magnetic moment of protonVacuum indispensable for scientific investigations

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Physics World November 2015

IOP Publishing 30 Oct 2015

Extremes in physics: Toughest lifeforms, strongest magnets, blackest materials


The BVC at Vacuum Expo 2105

British Vacuum Council 23 Oct 2015

The BVC once again had a stand during Vacuum Expo at The Ricoh Arena, on Wednesday and Thursday, 14th and 15th October.

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