The TZO GmbH has been founded in 1997. The company is a competence center
for start-up companies and users in the field of surface coating technology.
Current topics are the coating of hard materials, decoration films, glasses, plastics and textiles, biocompatible coatings, the production of thin films with optical functions as well as the development and manufacturing of plasma coating reactors.
The concept of a thematically aligned center with machine equipment, settlement of innovative companies together with research institutes as well as the execution of development projects with partners from industry and research institutes offers a broad spectrum of solutions and application possibilities within the range of surface technique.
Embedded into the network of the science region Bonn the TZO can access most diverse research establishments. The TZO is in close contact with the following institutes:
Universität Kaiserslautern, Universität Darmstadt, Universität Bonn, FGK Hoehr Grenzhausen, DLR Köln/ Porz, Research Center Caesar Bonn, HS Koblenz, HS Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, HWK Koblenz, IHK Koblenz, IHK Bonn, David Roentgen Schule Neuwied, Universität Koblenz-Landau, TIME GmbH, tifko GmbH, ECREF GmbH.