About us


Making innovative technologies available to all people -
That is what we stand for



With a clear focus on the development & applications
of the innovative thin film technologies -
We support our customers in a highly competitive market

Technology center 1

Headquarters in Kesselsdorf near Dresden within Silicon Saxony, research & development of filter technologies

Technology center 2

Near Frankfurt within the Material Valley, development & engineering of vacuum deposition tools & components


SOLAYER GmbH is a surface technology company headquartered in Germany, specializing in thin film deposition and surface treatment.

The worldwide presence of SOLAYER GmbH is supported by two German technology centers, in Kesselsdorf near Dresden - the capital of Saxony and the semiconductor center of Europe - and Karlstein near Frankfurt am Main - the center of the "Materials Valley" and origin of the German vacuum industry.

With technology in focus, it is our passion to set new standards in vacuum coating.


Foundation in Dresden - Silicon Saxony


Representatives in USA, China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and India


Acquisition of DTF - Dresden Thin Film Technology GmbH
Opening of a new technology center in Karlstein, Germany


New strategic Investor AMEC (Shanghai)