ULVAC has been involved in this business sector since the emergence of vacuum technology in the 1950s. Leveraging the fundamental technology it has developed so far, ULVAC currently provides various solutions across wide-ranging industries, including the automobile, pharmaceutical, and food industries.
The Industrial Equipment Division offers vacuum technology solutions involving thermal application. We are developing the equipment customers require in order to create higher-value-added products of superior quality. Our solutions contribute to the full spectrum of industries and cover such processes as vacuum heat treatment and brazing of internal combustion engine parts, vacuum melting of magnetic materials, vacuum freeze drying of pharmaceuticals, high-purity refining of vitamin E, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) using vacuum distillation, and special vacuum drying of food without spoiling the taste.