Architectural & Vehicle Glass
Vacuum Coating Equipment & Expertise

Buildings and vehicles account for a high proportion of our society's energy consumption. However, glass offers a great potential for improving their energy balance - through functional coating.

Coated glass reduces the energy consumption of buildings and vehicles and enables efficient thermal and solar control. It also offers modern aesthetics, daylight and transparency.

We provide our customers with coating systems and technologies that enable them to manufacture these products. And we ensure that productivity and quality remain very high over a long period of time.

The world's leading manufacturers of architectural and automotive glass work with VON ARDENNE equipment and process solutions. Thy can adapt our modular glass coating systems to their needs. And the equipment allows for necessary changes during the course of its long service life.

To guarantee the reliability and durability of the systems and components, our customers can rely on comprehensive and conscientious service. And with a portfolio of digital products, we support our customers on the road to the smart factory.

You want to learn more? Then click on the applications below or contact us directly.

Highest productivity

at high quality with sustainable equipment

Best technological performance

through experience, expertise & service

software-based support

for processes and operation of the systems 

Successful kick off: Sustainability Network Dresden meets at VON ARDENNE

On November 22, 2022, VON ARDENNE hosted the first meeting of the Sustainability Network Dresden, which was launched on the initiative of the Dresden…

Digital Solutions for Resource Efficiency in Glass Coating

The recent discussion about climate neutrality and shifting the energy industry towards it is focusing on the development of renewable energy sources.…

Automated process stabilization for glass coating - with VA PROCESSMASTER

In this video, Harald Hagenström, vice president glass, introduces the VA PROCESSMASTER. This tool enables our customers to create complex and…

VON ARDENNE at the AVS 2022 - Key Takeaways

This video provides some insights into the AVS68 in Pittsburgh. Brian Cohen and Daniel Radach from VON ARDENNE North America talk about their…

Coating Equipment for Precision Optical Coatings

A crucial prerequisite for precision optics to function is high-precision coatings that make use of the interference properties and, thereby, provide…

What makes electron-beam assisted PVD coating so special?

The ability to coat a multitude of surfaces with specific materials is extremely important for providing technologies and products for our everyday…

Perovskite PV: Status, Importance and Manufacturing Technologies

Some say that solar energy is the new oil. And perovskite solar cells appear to be the latest technology trend in the industry offering a huge…

What is the most efficient way to melt refractory and reactive metals?

Refractory and reactive metals have extraordinary properties such as resistance to heat, corrosion, and wear. These are extremely interesting…

Magnetron Sputtering: How It Began and How VON ARDENNE Became a Technology Pioneer

What is extremely thin, almost invisible and transforms a piece of glass into a touch screen surface that is easy to clean? Or into a windshield that…

VIDEO: Future Trends in Photovoltaics | Cleantech Conversations

In this first episode of our new series Cleantech Conversations, we have interviewed Jonathan Gifford, Editor in Chief at pv magazine about future…

Trade fairs
06.05.2023 - 09.05.2023
China Glass 2023

Booth: N1 / 012
Shanghai, New International Expo Centre

08.05.2023 - 11.05.2023
SVC Washington 2023

Booth: 420
Washington (DC), Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

21.06.2023 - 23.06.2023
VIMF 2023

Booth: 152
Binh Duong, World Trade Center Binh Duong New City

19.09.2023 ä 21.09.2023

Dresden, Internationales Congress Center

05.11.2023 - 11.11.2023
AVS Symposium & Exh. Portland 2023

Portland, Oregon Convention Center

Contact persons
Dr. Harald Hagenström

Vice President Glass VON ARDENNE GmbH