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 (Chairman)


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 Plechacek (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 Fuessl

evico is a leading manufacturer and engineering partner for superconductor bearings and cryogenic system and works on the implementation of manufacturing processes for new technologies. evico serves the automation-, semiconductor- and textile industry, as well as R&D and Live-Tech.

evico GmbH
Dr. Oliver de Haas


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

M&W, a mechanical and electrical engineering company with in-house manufacturing, assembly and test facilities, has served the Big Science market with current leads for 20+ years. The current leads, ranging from 60 A to 20 kA, can be purely resistive or of HTS type, cooled with liq. Nitrogen.

Mark & Wedell
Torben Ekvall


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. Marijn Oomen

Since the year 2000 (LHC building), Sigmaphi has supplied superconducting magnets to big physics laboratories around the world and is now a leading company with the know-how and skills to manufacture NbTi, MgB2 or HTS superconducting magnets, liquid or Helium free, standard or superferric, with racetrack or Cos Theta coils.

Sigma Phi
Frederick Forest

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 Duennschichttechnik GmbH
Dr. Werner Prusseit

Varian Medical Systems Particle Therapy GmbH provides advanced solutions for cancer treatment with protons, which allows for a more precisely localized radiation dosage com-pared to other types of external beam radiotherapy and rapidly becomes available in many treatment centers worldwide.

Varian Medical Systems Particle Therapy GmbH
Dr. Arno Godeke