History

 
We’ve been a part of it right from the very beginning – For more than 125 years!
 
Our quest to supply each and every customer with a perfect vacuum solution is what spurs us on time and time again to top achievements. Our fascination with vacuum and the opportunities it offers for industrial manufacturing processes and research can be seen in all of our activities. Our long years of experience are based upon dealing intensively with physical processes and chemical reactions under vacuum conditions. Day in and day out, we are putting this experience to work to the benefit of our customers.

 
From a single component to complexe systems. - Please inform yourself about our product range on our product pages.
 

Milestones

  2017
  Acquisition of ATC, Inc., Indianapolis, USA
  Acquisition of Dreebit GmbH, Dresden, Germany
  Acquisition of Nor-Cal Products Inc., Yreka, USA
Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces MiniTest - a portable helium leak detector for industrial applications  2016
  In 2016, Pfeiffer Vacuum is celebrating 50 years of its leak detectors.
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces the new, compact and high performance HiPace 300 H
  turbopump
  Introduction of the new magnetically coupled rotary vane pump Duo 11 ATEX
Pfeiffer Vacuum now 125 years old  2015
  Pfeiffer Vacuum now 125 years old
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces AMI 120 – system for in-line integrity tests of
  pharmaceutical blister packs
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces HiPace 30 – the smallest high-performance turbopump
  on the market
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces Duo 3 DC-type rotary vane pump with 24 volt DC
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces single-stage rotary vane vacuum pumps Uno 3 and
  Uno 6
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces compact and powerful Okta 300, 600 and 800 Roots
  vacuum pumps
  Pfeiffer Vacuum expands its total pressure measurement device program
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces modular leak detector ASI 35
Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces OktaLine ATEX - world's first magnetically coupled and ATEX certified Roots pumps  2014
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces OktaLine ATEX - world's first magnetically coupled and
  ATEX certified Roots pumps
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces new A4 series - dry, multi-stage Roots pumps
Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces ASM 340 - Best in class leak detector  2013
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces ASM 340 - Best in class leak detector
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces a unique in-process contamination management system
  for particle contamination monitoring in the semiconductor industry
Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces MiniTest - a portable helium leak detector for industrial applications  2012
  Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces MiniTest - a portable helium leak detector for industrial
  applications
Pfeiffer Vacuum acquires Trinos Vakuum-Systeme GmbH  2010
  Pfeiffer Vacuum acquires Trinos Vakuum-Systeme GmbH

  Pfeiffer Vacuum now 120 years old
  HiPace M – Compact, magnetically levitated turbopumps
  Pfeiffer Vacuum acquires Alcatel-Lucent's Vacuum Technology Unit "adixen"
Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the HiCube – modular pumping station for clean vacuum  2009
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the HiCube – modular pumping station for clean vacuum
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the OmniStar und ThermoStar – the new gas analysis
  systems
Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the HiPace 10 - 2,000 l/s class – the new Dimension in Vacuum Technology  2008
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the HiPace 10 - 2,000 l/s class – the new Dimension in
  Vacuum Technology
PentaLine – new generation of rotary vane pumps  2007
  PentaLine – new generation of rotary vane pumps
  Biggest order in company history in double digit million Euro range for systems to
  manufacture thin-layer solar cells
  Delisting von der New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
  2006
  10th anniversary IPO at New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the OnTool Booster to market – a new high-vacuum pump that works against atmosphere  2005
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the OnTool Booster to market – a new high-vacuum pump
  that works against atmosphere
Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the XtraDry to market – a new two-stage reciprocating vacuum pump  2004
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings the XtraDry to market – a new two-stage reciprocating
  vacuum pump
HiMag – the first mag-lev turbopump with integrated drive system  2003
  HiMag – the first maglev turbopump with integrated drive system
  2002
  Pfeiffer Vacuum brings a magnetically coupled line of rotary vane pumps to market
DigiLine – the first fully digital line of vacuum gauges2000
DigiLine – the first fully digital line of vacuum gauges
1998
Pfeiffer Vacuum receives its second listing, on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange's "Neuer Markt" (today the TecDAX)
1996
Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG is the first medium-sized German corporation to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange
Invention of the SplitFlow turbopump1985
Invention of the SplitFlow turbopump
Introduction single-stage rotary vane pump Uno 1.5 A1973
Introduction single-stage rotary vane pump Uno 1.5 A
Market introduction of the first helium leak detector ASM 41966
Market introduction of the first helium leak detector ASM 4
Pfeiffer invents and brings to market the turbomolecular pump, which comes to be known as a generic class of pumps – the "turbopump"1958
Pfeiffer invents and brings to market the turbomolecular pump, which comes to be known as a generic class of pumps – the "turbopump"
First exhibition of products made by Arthur Pfeiffer in Leningrad1929
First exhibition of products made by Arthur Pfeiffer in Leningrad
1926
Pfeiffer numbers among the leaders in vacuum technology
Arthur Pfeiffer develops the rotating oleo-pmeumatic pump1910
Arthur Pfeiffer develops the rotating oleo-pmeumatic pump
Pfeiffer invents and brings to market the "oleo-pneumatic pump"1908
Pfeiffer invents and brings to market the "oleo-pneumatic pump"
Arthur Pfeiffer founds the company in Wetzlar, Germany1890
Arthur Pfeiffer founds the company in Wetzlar, Germany
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