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About Heraeus

A globally leading technology group, Heraeus is headquartered in Hanau, Germany. Founded in 1851, it is a family-owned portfolio company which traces its roots back to a pharmacy opened by the family in 1660. Today, Heraeus combines businesses in the environmental, energy, electronics, health, mobility and industrial applications sectors.

In the 2018 financial year, Heraeus generated revenues of €20.3 billion with approximately 15.000 employees in 40 countries. Heraeus is one of the top 10 family-owned companies in Germany and holds a leading position in its global markets.

With technical expertise, a commitment to excellence, a focus on innovation and entrepreneurial leadership, we are constantly striving to improve our performance. We create high-quality solutions for our clients and strengthen their long-term competitiveness by combining unique material expertise with leadership in technology.

About Medical Components

Heraeus Medical Components - Together we Improve Lives

Taking medical device component designs to reality

Since the 1850s when Wilhelm Carl Heraeus successfully melted platinum, the Heraeus companies have been transforming metals and alloys into useful products. Heraeus focuses our metallurgical knowledge and technical experience on your medical component, assembly, or accessory device. Integrity and reliability are at the core of our business relationships.


By controlling manufacturing from the very start at metal alloying and refining, we maintain the highest standards at each step of the fabrication and assembly process.


Heraeus’ depth of experience with metals, alone and in combination other materials, offers unrivaled technical solutions to your medical device component development and manufacturing.

Heraeus provides expert, comprehensive medical component manufacturing services, meeting a broad range of functional demands. Our committed teams worldwide are equipped to take on the most challenging projects, presenting solutions from materials selection and design to final assembly, even in some cases to finished device. Specializing in metallurgical answers to device design challenges, Heraeus’ long history in precious metals and alloying are combined with world leading manufacturing experience. The result is the highest quality solutions for Heraeus customers.

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