All instruments can be used in a variety of settings and industries. Our customers are recognized in fields as diverse as pharma, metals and ceramics.

Pharmaceutical industries

    • Johnson and Johnson logo

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturing company founded in 1886. Its common stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the company is listed among the Fortune 500.

    • Mundi Pharma logo

Mundipharma Comm. VA, is part of a network of independent associate companies in Europe (Napp / Mundipharma / Norpharma). Mundipharma Comm.VA, active in Belgium since December 2002, focuses on the treatment of pain, cancer, asthma and also inflammatory infections.

    • UCB Pharma

UCB (Union Chimique Belge) is a multinational biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Brussels, Belgium. UCB focuses primarily on research and development, specifically involving medications centered on epilepsy, Parkinson’s, and Crohn’s diseases. The Company’s efforts are focused on treatments for severe diseases treated by specialists, particularly in the fields of central nervous system (CNS) disorders (including epilepsy), inflammatory disorders (including allergy), and oncology.

    • RCPE Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering logo

RCPE performs cutting-edge research in the field of process and product optimization. The main focus is on the development of new drug delivery systems and the associated production processes and their monitoring. Application-oriented research and development projects are carried out in collaboration with our industrial and scientific partners. It is our goal to strengthen our partners’ competitive edge and their economic success in the market by helping them develop novel products and production processes.

    • EMS logo

The EMS Group is active worldwide in the business areas High Performance Polymers and Specialty Chemicals. The companies within the group are consolidated in the EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG domiciled in Domat/Ems. The EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG is the only listed company.

    • Fette compacting logo

With more than 5,000 installed machines, Fette Compacting is the global market leader for tablet presses in the pharmaceutical industry. And in the area of capsule filling, too, Fette Compacting sets maximum standards in efficiency – with an output volume of up to 400,000 capsules per hour. Fette Compacting is based in Schwarzenbek near Hamburg. The company operates a second production facility in Nanjing, China. Fette Compacting is a member of Excellence United – an alliance of leading family companies in special machine engineering for the pharmaceutical industry.

    • Debiopharm Group logo

Debiopharm Group™ (Debiopharm) is a Swiss-headquartered global biopharmaceutical group including five companies active in life sciences with a focus on the development of innovative prescription drugs that target unmet medical needs. Oncology is the group’s main area of expertise. In addition, Debiopharm develops drugs for specific indications in the following therapeutic areas: infectious diseases and orphan drugs.

    • Aquilon pharma logo

Aquilon Pharma develops innovative therapeutic complexes to treat asthma and COPD. The Company focuses on the early steps of drug development. It identifies, evaluates and licenses in promising academic projects in the pulmonary field. It then uses its translational expertise to consolidate the pharmaceutical, pre-clinical, toxicological, clinical and intellectual property packages, so as to increase the value and license out the developed and matured product(s).

    • Ghent University logo

Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium. Their 11 faculties offer a wide range of courses and conduct in-depth research within a wide range of scientific domains.

    • Radiant Pharmaceuticals logo

Radiant Pharmaceuticals Limited manufactures and markets medicines and medicare products. Its product portfolio includes anti-infective products, CNS products, products of metabolic disorders, anti-ulcerant and anti HIV products, NSAIDs, products of dermatology, CVS products, and vitamins.

    • merck group company logo blue colour wiht a transparent background

For more or less than 350 years, Merck is a reference in Healthcare, Life Science and Performance Materials. They offer first-rate products made by experts who share a passion for technology and science.


    • Arysta LifeScience logo

Arysta LifeScience is a Platform Specialty Products company, is focused on helping customers cultivate business growth through the development, marketing and distribution of innovative, high-quality chemical solutions for today’s dynamic agroscience and health & nutrition science marketplace.

    • Bayer logo

Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. With their innovative products, they are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time.

    • Lubrizol logo

At Lubrizol, we combine complex specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of our customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. We are proud to serve a global customer base through two business segments, each with a strong portfolio of outstanding product lines.

      • LORD logo

LORD Corporation is a diversified technology and manufacturing company developing highly reliable adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies that significantly reduce risk and improve product performance. For more than 90 years, LORD has worked in collaboration with our customers to provide innovative oil and gas, aerospace, defense, automotive and industrial solutions.

        • Novozymes logo

Novozymes A/S is a global biotechnology company headquartered in Bagsværd outside of Copenhagen, Denmark employing exactly 6,485 people by the end of 2015. The company has operations in a number of countries around the world, including China, India, Brazil, Argentina, United Kingdom, the United States, and Canada. The company’s focus is the research, development and production of industrial enzymes, microorganisms, and biopharmaceutical ingredients.

        • Solvay logo

Solvay is an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, committed to developing chemistry that address key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers worldwide in many diverse end markets. Its products are used in planes, cars, batteries, smart and medical devices, as well as in mineral and oil and gas extraction, enhancing efficiency and sustainability. Its lightweighting materials promote cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality.

        • Haldor Topsoe logo

Haldor Topsoe is a world leader in catalysis, committed helping their customers to achieve optimal performance & getting the most out of their processes and products, using the least possible energy and resources. They supply high-performance catalysts, proprietary technologies, process design, engineering, and services for use in the chemical and oil & gas industries, and they are at the forefront of developing sustainable technologies.

        • Johnson Mattey logo

As a global leader in sustainable technologies, Johnson Matthey apply its cutting-edge science to create solutions with its customers that make a real difference to the world. They have been leaders for more than 200 years, applying unrivalled scientific expertise to enable cleaner air, improved health and the more efficient use of our planet’s natural resources.

        • BASF logo

BASF creates chemistry – for a sustainable future. As the world’s leading chemical company, they combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 115,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of their customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. They portfolio is arranged into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas.

        • evonik industries logo, power to crate

Evonik is a chemical industry that has specialty chemicals operations which are Nutrition & Care, Ressource Efficiency and Performance Materials.
These are their three chemical manufacturing segments.

Non Metals

    • Umicore logo

Umicore generates the majority of its revenues and dedicates most of its R&D efforts to clean technologies, such as emission control catalysts, materials for rechargeable batteries and recycling. Umicore’s overriding goal of sustainable value creation is based on an ambition to develop, produce and recycle materials in a way that fulfils its mission: materials for a better life.

    • 3B The Fibreglass Company

3B-the fibreglass company is a leading developer and supplier of fibreglass products and technologies for the reinforcement of thermoplastic and thermoset polymers. 3B is an dynamic and entrepreneurial company with three fibreglass manufacturing facilities in Battice (Belgium), Birkeland (Norway) and Goa (India) as well as a dedicated R&D Centre located in the very heart of Europe.

    • AGC Glass Unlimited

Thanks to its expertise in glass composition and coating, AGC Glass Europe strives to offer the best architectural response to requirements for light transmission, thermal or acoustic insulation, solar control, security, aesthetics and energy generation.

    • Armacell logo

As the inventors of flexible foam for equipment insulation and a leading provider of engineered foams, Armacell develops innovative and safe thermal, acoustic and mechanical solutions that create sustainable value for its customers. Armacell’s products significantly contribute to global energy efficiency making a difference around the world every day.

    • Mosa logo

Mosa epitomizes the very best of Dutch design. Years of experience and a rich heritage in manufacturing ceramics mean that here, timeless aesthetics meet functionality and master craftsmanship. While operating globally, local production and a regional supplier network remain at the company’s heart.

    • Etex logo

With its long history and in-depth knowledge of the construction industry, the group offers a wide range of sustainable and affordable construction solutions. With well-known brands distributed worldwide, Etex is a reliable partner for all types of construction projects.

    • logo of the dräger company

Dräger has a great experience in manufacturing medical and safety technology products.
They aim to protect, support and save people’ lives around the world, in a variety of places such as in hospitals.


    • Magnetfabrik Schramberg logo

When it comes to permanent magnets and magnet assemblies, MS-Schramberg stands for maximum quality and efficiency. That’s why they rely on bright minds and their enthusiasm for top technological performance in the field of magnets. With approximately 600 employees, they develop and build more than 5,000 magnet products in three plants. These are being used in a wide range of industries by companies across the globe.

    • Heraeus logo

Heraeus, the technology group headquartered in Hanau, Germany, is a leading international family-owned company formed in 1851. With expertise, a focus on innovations, operational excellence and an entrepreneurial leadership, they strive to continuously improve the businesses of their customers around the world.

    • Rio Tinto logo

Rio Tinto has developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and their people work in around 35 countries across six continents. They have led the industry in partnerships, with customers in new markets, and with local communities.

    • Ceratizit logo

For over 95 years, Ceratizit has been developing and producing sophisticated hard material cutting and wear protection solutions: From highly specialized cutting tools, indexable inserts and carbide rods to new types of carbide and cermet grades for wood and stone working. The constant innovation of materials and applications helps them and their customers to create a large number of machines, tools, applications, and consumer goods which shape our immediate environment and are part of our everyday life.

    • Extramet logo

Founded in 1980 in Plaffeien in the Canton of Fribourg, Extramet has grown from the original three-man operation purely involved in manufacturing to become a diversified and international company with over 200 employees worldwide. Their emphasis is on innovation, precision and high technology. Their product range has developed continuously, like the entire company. Whereas they mainly previously manufactured solid tungsten carbide rods for the tool industry, these days they offer their customers and partners tailored solutions for their individual needs, in addition to a comprehensive product range.

    • IMR Group logo

IMR-group is an innovation and expertise in market research, online marketing and marketing consulting.

    • Höganäs logo

By utilising the endless opportunities of their metal powders, Höganäs know that they can improve resource efficiency and lead a wave of change for the better. With people at every level of their organisation dedicated to redefining what is possible, they continue to amaze the world with new breakthroughs.

    • Arcelor Mittal logo

ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel and mining company. Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, it is the leading supplier of quality steel products in all major markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging. ArcelorMittal is present in 60 countries and has an industrial footprint in 18 countries.

    • Logo of Rheinmetall Defence

Rheinmetall Defence is a reference in the development, design and manufacture of large – and medium – calibre ammunition families.
It is a world leader in the field of artillery, mortar and infantry systems but also plant engineering.

Additive manufacturing

    • Sirris logo

Sirris helps companies develop, test and effectively implement technological innovations. In working with our experts, you will tap their knowledge and experience, while using our high-tech infrastructure to explore the full range of possibilities offered by new technologies. This will help you make the right technological choices and rapidly turn your innovations into marketable products and services.

    • HP logo

HP provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health, and education sectors worldwide.

    • Materialise logo

When Materialise was founded in 1990, their goal was to enable new uses for the extraordinary potential that 3D printing offers. Since then, they have leveraged our experience to create a range of software solutions and 3D printing services, which together form a backbone for the 3D printing industry.

    • McGill University logo

McGill University is one of Canada’s best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. With students coming to McGill from some 150 countries, their student body is the most internationally diverse of any research-intensive university in the country.

    • UTBM : Université de technologie Belfort-Montbéliard logo

UTBM is a university with scientific, cultural and professional objectives. It trains engineers to be quickly operational and particularly suited to technological evolution and to changes in society.

    • 3D Systems logo

As the originator of 3D printing and a shaper of future 3D solutions, 3D Systems has spent over 30 years enabling professionals and companies to optimize designs, transform workflows, bring innovative products to market and drive new business models.

    • csem logo

CSEM aims to be one of the world’s top innovation centers. They want to ensure the competiveness of Swiss industry. CESEM is managing and fostering innovation to convert groundbreaking basic research into advanced processes, leading to innovative products and helping industry and society prepare for the future.

    • slm solutions logo blue grey white

SLM Solutions make Robust Selective Laser Melting machines that optimize fast, are reliable and cost-efficient part production.
Their experts work with you at every stage of the process to provide support and knowledge-sharing that elevate use of the technology and ensure your return on investment.


    • Vito logo

VITO is an independent customer-oriented research organisation that provides innovative technological solutions and scientifically based advice and support in order to accelerate the transition to a sustainable society. They do this in the areas of energy, chemistry, materials, health technology and land use.

    • Treibacher Industrie AG logo

Treibacher Industrie AG has been an international leading player in the chemistry and metallurgy sectors for decades.


    • Carmeuse logo

With over 150 years in business, Carmeuse is a leading producer of high calcium and dolomitic lime, chemical grade limestone and crushed limestone aggregate products that are a vital part of important industries in steel manufacturing, energy, environmental services, and construction.

    • Lhoist

Lhoist Group is a global leader in lime, dolime and minerals. With headquarter in Belgium, they are present in 25 countries with more than 100 facilities around the globe. They differentiate our business by being close to our customers, understanding their needs and providing them with the high-quality products their activities require.


    • SCK CEN : Study Center of Nuclear Energy logo

SCK•CEN is one of the largest research institutions in Belgium. Every day, more than 750 employees dedicate themselves to developing peaceful applications of radioactivity. Our developments have already resulted in a long list of innovative and forward-looking applications for the medical world, industry and the energy sector. We are renowned for our expertise world-wide.


    • Engie logo

Engie is a global energy and services group, focused on three core activities : low-carbon power generation, mainly based on natural gas and renewable energy; global networks and customer solutions. Driven by their ambition to contribute to a harmonious progress, they take up major global challenges such as the fight against global warming, access to energy to ail, or mobility, and offer their residential customers, businesses and communities energy production solutions and services that reconcile individual and collective interests.


    • Nestlé logo

Nestlé is the world’s largest food and beverage company. They have more than 2000 brands ranging from global icons to local favourites, and they are present in 189 countries around the world.

    • Flinn logo

Flinn is specialised in the production and development of heattreated wheat flour and mixes used as coating or texturizer in food. They partner up with food companies to optimize taste, texture, shelf-life and profitability of their brand and products. Their focus is on creating innovative ingredients and compositions.

    • Bonilait logo

Bonilait Protéines is one of the French and European leader in the manufacturing and distribution of fat-filled dairy ingredients in powder for the food industry.

    • DSM logo

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in life sciences and materials sciences DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders simultaneously.