Bilfinger Noell’s magnet technology division develops and manufactures superconducting magnet systems for research and development, particle accelerators, nuclear fusion, and industry. In addition, flywheel energy storage systems with superconducting bearings are built.

Bilfinger Noell GmbH
Dr. Wolfgang Walter (Council Member)


BNB is active in the field of E-Power Management with projects and activities along the Energy value chain in the field of power storage, power transmission and power use. A focus is the commercialization of superconductor wires manufactured at Deutsche Nanoschicht, a BNB subsidiary.

BASF New Business GmbH
Dr. Andreas Fuessl


Bruker EAS, as part of Bruker Energy and Superconductor Technologies, is a leading manufacturer and developer of high-performance low Tc superconductors for healthcare, research and high energy physics. High Tc tapes for high-field magnets are developed and produced at Bruker HTS.

Bruker EAS GmbH
Dr. Klaus Schlenga


CAN Superconductors is a leading European manufacturer of high Tc superconducting powders, granulates, bulk materials and components, with more than 20 years of market presence. The company is specialized in R&D and the production of YBCO and BSCCO-2223 materials.

Jan Plecháček (Council Member)


Deutsche Nanoschicht as part of BASF New Business GmbH is a leading specialist for chemical coating technologies and for high Tc superconducting tapes in electrical engineering. Energy and material efficiency are guiding the way to products and technologies.

Deutsche Nanoschicht GmbH
Dr. Andreas Füßl


Leybold offers a broad range of cryorefigerators and advanced vacuum solutions for use in manufacturing and analytical processes and for research purposes.Fields of application are coating technologies, thin films and data storage, analytical instruments and industrial processes.

Leybold GmbH
Dr. Bernhard Fischer


Luvata is a leading international metals supplier of solutions, services, components and materials. Manufacturing of low temperature superconductors as well as cryogenic grade copper hollow conductors and profiles is part of the portfolio.

Luvata Pori Oy
Dr. Antti Kilpinen


Siemens is a global technology company following the paths of electrification, automation and digitalization. Producing energy-efficient, sustainable solutions, Siemens is also looking into superconductor technologies e.g. in rotating machines, grid applications & healthcare.

Siemens AG
Dr. Tabea Arndt (Council Member)

SHI Cryogenics

Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (SHI) tradition spans over 400 years. SHI Cryocoolers, Pulse Tubes, Cryopumps and Compressors are used directly in or in the manufacturing of many of the world’s medical, semiconductor, electronics, biochemical, and other industrial products.

Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of Europe GmbH
Hermann Boy (Council Member)


THEVA with 20 years’ experience in coating technology and equipment engineering, stands for a unique approach in superconductor production, now also used for high Tc tapes. Theva´s inspection tools for quality management are a popular brand in the superconductor industry.

THEVA Dünnschichttechnik GmbH
Dr. Werner Prusseit