VON ARDENNE was founded in 1991 as a spin-off of the Manfred von Ardenne Research Institute in Dresden. The technological principles and components which are vital to our current success had been developed and steadily improved by this institute since 1955. Read more about our company history.
Over 50 years of experience with electron beam processes and more than 40 years of competence in magnetron technology make VON ARDENNE a leading provider of glass coating systems and equipment for thin-film photovoltaics. This technology competence is used in all our products and guarantees that our customers receive reliable systems for their production.
VON ARDENNE relies on an international network with subsidiaries in China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Japan and the USA, in addition to our headquarters in Dresden, Germany.
At VON ARDENNE, we adhere strictly to the values which provided the basis for the work of Manfred von Ardenne - scientific meticulousness and curiosity, the constant search for innovative technical solutions, quality awareness, sustainable activity and reliability.