About us



Our Mission

We strive to support our customers to succeed in a very competitive market. We set our clear focus on research and operational excellence. We constantly develop and innovate leading-edge technologies.


Our Vision - To become the most preferred technology developer and  equipment supplier for coating and surface treatment

Headquarters in Dresden, Germany
Technology Centers at 2 industrial locations
Global footprint with offices in 3 countries
Agents in major manufacturing hubs

- History -

SOLAYER - Profile

SOLAYER GmbH is a German-based surface technology company specialized in thin-film optical coating and layer modification. Our global footprint is supported by two technology centers located in Kesselsdorf near Dresden - the capital of Saxony state and the semiconductor hub of Europe - and Karlstein near Frankfurt am Main - the center of materials valley and origin of Germany's vacuum industry. With technology as the focus, the company has a strong passion to set new standards in the vacuum coating industry.

  • 2007
    - Foundation in Dresden - Silicon Saxony
  • 2013-2015
    - Subsidaries in USA, China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and India
  • 2016
    - Acquisition of 'DTF' Dresden Thin Film Technology GmbH
    - Opening of a new technology center in Karlstein, Germany