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scia Opto 300: high precision coatings on optics up to 300 mm dia.

For the production of precision optics, the requirements for exact layer thickness, homogeneity, refractive index and the resulting laser induced damage threshold (LIDT) of the coatings are often so high, that they can only be achieved by ion beam sputtering.

Our latest system, the scia Opto 300, was developed to provide high-quality coatings with superior layer properties on 300 mm substrates, thus taking optics manufacturing to a new level...

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scia Opto 300

Another milestone achieved - clean room fully built up

To ensure that our customers receive their ordered systems on time and in the usual good quality, we are realizing our move while production is running. Therefore, it will take until the end of this year for all colleagues and work equipment to finally arrive at the new location.

Now another phase of the move has been completed: The missing section of the clean room is finished. From now on, we have 1,043 m² clean room space (Class 10,000 / ISO 7) for the assembly of your production equipment available.

We are happy about this important further step to complete our new location.

clean room of scia Systems

Songshan Lake Materials Laboratory supplements its inventory with ion beam milling and ion beam trimming equipment

Songshan Lake Materials Laboratory (SLAB) is one of the first Guangdong provincial laboratories. Founded in 2018, SLAB is expected to become an internationally recognized place for new materials research and development and a new window of interdisciplinary cooperation.

scia Systems will support this vision by delivering a scia Mill 200 and a scia Trim 200.

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Songshan Lake Materials Laboratory (SLAB)

scia Systems has moved

It is finally done! What started in February 2020 with the groundbreaking ceremony is now completed: our new office building with production hall and cafeteria. With the move to our new headquarters in the south of Chemnitz, we have fulfilled our wish for more space...


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scia Systems office building with production hall

scia Cluster 200 for MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre (C2MI)

scia Systems announces the purchase of a cluster system by the MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre (C2MI) in Bromont, Canada. The scia Cluster 200 can process either 150 mm or 200 mm standard wafers with a high-volume handling robot and is equipped with three process chambers ...

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MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre (C2MI)

Completion of our new office and production building

On June 30, 2021, after a construction period of only 16 months, the new company building of scia Systems GmbH was finally completed on schedule. The new company headquarters at Clemens-Winkler-Str. 6c creates the opportunity for us to grow even further - both technologically and in personnel terms...

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scia Systems scores a Triple: three scia Mill 150 conquer the Chinese University Market

scia Systems repeatedly shows its skills in the delivery of industry-standard equipment for university applications to three renowned Chinese universities. The three scia Mill 150 systems will be used for full surface etching of substrates up to 150 mm. They go to Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU), the Zhejiang University located in Hangzhou and the ShanghaiTech University...

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scia Mill 150