|2003||Expansion of company premises by 100%.|
|1999||Barrier electrodes 99107861 | 150
New design of plasma electrodes for manufacturing plasma sources for the treatment of wide webs.
Electrode assembly for treatment including inner surfaces of webs and non-woven fabrics.
|1995||Construction of own company headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.
Plasma surface treatment in inert gas atmosphere. Addition of reactive gases or monomers for controlled reaction or deposition.
|1991||Electrode 91101411 | 120
Electrode system for surface treatment of three-dimensional bodies with ionized gases..
|1984||Relocation to larger premises
Friedrich-Ebert Damm 202, Hamburg, Germany
|1982||Multimesselektrode P3219538 | 86
New variable electrode system. The MM electrode assembly yields higher and longer-lasting surface treatment effects.
MM electrodes do not deform when they warm up and can handle extremely high electrical power ratings.
|1980||Electro-erosive perforation P3016622 | 77
Micro-perforation of paper with electrically controlled sparks.
|1974||Ozone station P2433224 | 48
First use of new surface oxidation technology with reactive gas (O3) instead of corona. Main area of application is the treatment of molten LDPE in extrusion coaters.
|1970||Corona treatment of metal foils P2014646 | 10
Specialized electrodes for direct contact corona treatment of aluminum foils. With this technology, the range of applications was extended to laminating and printing machines.
|1969||Rebranding to SOFTAL electronic GmbH.|
|1963||Rebranding to Deutsche Vetaphone Gesellschaft: Focus on Corona. German market introduction by Holger Bille.|
|1959||Founded 12. May 1959 as AEROTRON Gesellschaft für elektronische Geräte m.b.H, Hamburg: Marketing of a number of electrical measuring devices.|
Treatment of SOFT-Aluminum (SOFTAL patent)
Profile Electrode (SOFTAL patent)
MM Electrode (SOFTAL patent)
SOFTAL Ceramic Electrodes (SOFTAL patent)
SOFTAL Wide Web Technology
ALDYNE™ Technology (SOFTAL, Air Liquide patents)
SOFTAL - Companies Products
CERAL - Dielectric ceramic coating
CERON - Conductive ceramic coating
SORBAL - Ozone incinerator
SORBEX - Ozone system for extrusion coating
SORTEX - Corona System for fabrics
MM - Multimesser electrode