VTD Vakuumtechnik Dresden GmbH
Niedersedlitzer Straße 75
01257 Dresden

Phone:+49 351 - 2805-0
Fax:+49 351 - 2805-240

Company history

1960Foundation of the firm of VEB HOCHVAKUUM DRESDEN (HVD)
Field of work: vacuum technology, cryo-drying, UHV technology, nuclear engineering, coating technology
1986Integration into the big Carl Zeiss Jena enterprise
1990Formation of HVD Hochvakuum Dresden GmbH
1990Liquidation of HVD GmbH
1991Foundation of the firm of VTD Vakuumtechnik Dresden GmbH
Field of work: Vacuum coating technology
1992Privatisation of VTD Vakuumtechnik Dresden GmbH
2003Integration into METZ Holding, Nürtingen
2015Federal Mogul Burscheid GmbH becomes a further partner in VTD
2016As of 1 April 2016, Federal-Mogul Burscheid GmbH is the sole shareholder of VTD Vakuumtechnik Dresden GmbH

Plant development

1992Modular expansion of small plant system DREVA
1994META 2050 - First large-chamber system for metallization of plastics
1996DREVA LAB - Universal laboratory system
1998TINA INLINE - Multi chamber continuous flow system for decorative hard material coatings
2000VERA 1800 - Special system for optical coatings
2001ASTA 2800 - Coating system for astronomical large mirrors
2002META 1200 V - First vertical metallization system
2003META ROT - Short cycle sputter system for metallization
2004DREVA 600 - Modular system for hard coatings
2006 / 2007META CIRCLE - Multi chamber sputtering system for metallization of reflectors
2008Large system for coating of solar thermal energy components in cooperation with the company "Von Ardenne Anlagentechnik" (VAAT)
2009Special system for multilayer coatings on large optics
2009Development of an automatic LAM (Laser-Arc-Module), in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute IWS Dresden. A hybrid complement to DREVA 600 system for separation of hydrogen-free DLC films
2010META TABLE - Single-chamber short-cycle-sputtering system for fully automated production lines
2010Single-chamber sputtering system with 5 separate coating units for laboratory- and research tasks
2013Short-cycle sputtering system META INLINE for cosmetic packaging industry
2014VERA 700-compact optical coating system
2015META V 1800-new vertical metallization system