Many of our PVD machines have been sold in the faucet industry, and PVD machine PowerFlex 1500 CR, the bigger version of our PVD machine PowerFlex 1100 CR, has had a great success. PowerFlex 1500 CR has already been sold to different faucet manufacturer, revealing to be the ideal machine for this sector. Indeed, Powerflex 1500 CR is a PVD machine particularly suitable for the faucet industry, thanks to its characteristics: flexibility, big dimensions, high productivity and low operating costs.

This PVD machine has been designed by Protec S.T. and it contains the state of the art of the latest PVD technology to reach the maximum performances in the field of decorative PVD coatings; moreover it remains especially suitable for the coating of large size objects, ensuring an exceptional uniformity and a perfect control of the PVD process in order to achieve high repeatability.Another important characteristic of our PVD machine PowerFlex 1500 CR is the reduced and easy maintenance that ensures decreased ownership costs. Finally the software, internally conceived and designed, makes programming and execution of cycles esier.

Find out more about PowerFlex 1500 CR!


Today’s the first day of Global Industrie 2019 at the Eurexpo Exhibition Centre in Lyon and Protec S.T. is exhibiting at booth number 3F87!

Visit our stand and find out how our PVD equipments and special technologies as ABACO can be used in relation to the project PVD MASS FINISHING, realized with the support of Unione Europea and Regione Lombardia.

Global Industrie – Lyon

From the 5th to the 8th of March 2019 at the Eurexpo Exhibition Centre in Lyon will take place GLOBAL INDUSTRIE 2019.

Protec Surface Technologies will be there, presenting its products and its technologies.

You can meet us at booth number 3F87 if you want to find out more about our PVD equipments for technical and decorative applications or about technologies as ABACO, the innovative nanotechnology for film deposition with exceptional antibacterial properties.


Protec Surface Technologies is proud to report that renovation works of its headquarters in Italy have been completed.

The renovation project looks forward to grow and to widen the PVD machines production capacity.

In fact, the new production area is capable to accommodate 4 or more PVD machines assembly at the same time.

A new special area for in-line PVD machine assembly has been realized as well.

Moreover, a new Lab area with dedicated PVD-PECVD hybrid machine and two surface activation lines has been realized.

Protec S.T. invested in new design and technical assistance offices and in a bigger spare parts warehouse and the whole building has been renewed and enlarged.


From the 12th to the 15th of September in São Paulo (Brazil) will take place EBRATS 2018 – Brazilian Meeting and Exposition of Surface Treatments.
EBRATS was created in 1979 and it is an important triennial event concerning the Surface Coatings sector.

Protec Surface Technologies will be there and will present its latest news at booth number 3015. In particular, Protec S.T. will illustrate the new PVD machine Powerflex 1500 CR and the new PVD coating called ABACO, the last innovation for everlasting antibacterial thin film coatings.

Find out more about the event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omcauorRfVc


Protec Surface Technologies participated in the two days SVC TechCon Exhibition in Orlando, Florida, on the 8th and the 9th of May.

At its booth n. 233, Protec S.T. presented the new Powerflex CR 1500, a high performances machine using PVD technologies, useful for high productivity with large size objects (for example faucets and bathroom accessories) in decorative PVD applications.

Another innovation presented is Protec new DLC, an innovative coating family with high Carbon sp3 bonds (diamond like carbon) based on a new PVD-PECVD hardware and special precursor that can be offered in many different solutions depending on the application.