Plasmatreat North America (PTNA) is a subsidiary of Plasmatreat GmbH, headquartered in Steinhagen (Bielefeld), Germany. PTNA became one of the first subsidiaries abroad for Plasmatreat for the purpose of working with customers in the NAFTA region and has grown to three main offices and several satellite locations.
Our North American Headquarters is located in Elgin, IL. Opened in 2009, this location is conveniently located within 30 minutes from O’Hare airport, right off the I-90 Interstate. Under the guidance of PTNA’s Head of Finance & Administration, our headquarters houses all business operations including finance, marketing, customer service and support. Additionally, it provides application development for clients in various industrial segments with fully equipped lab operations.
PTNA was first established in the year 2000 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada and moved in 2012 to Ancaster, ON. Under the guidance of PTNA’s Chief Technology Officer, this office coordinates service and support, customization requests, local builds and working with customers on new Openair-Plasma® applications. The team is supported by excellent resources which include a full 6-axis robot to simulate advanced inline operations, as well as the full line of Plasmatreat products. PTNA staff in Ancaster focus on automotive, packaging and process-oriented customers in food and medical, also supporting university research initiatives.
The Hayward, CA (Silicon Valley) office serves as the North American R&D center. Under the guidance of PTNA’s Head of R&D, the local team focuses primarily on applications development for the electronics, medical device, aerospace and EV market. The world-class lab and customer demo space houses the latest Plasmatreat products, as well as a line of test and analytics equipment.
Additionally, PTNA operates a Contract Manufacturing Service Center (formerly known as 4th State) where customers can send in their parts for treatment in low pressure and Openair-Plasma® systems. The Hayward location is conveniently located close to the San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose airports.
All three Plasmatreat North America locations offer a wide range of equipment and services including applications development support, laboratory testing, contract manufacturing services and a rental fleet of Plasmatreat products.