About Tantec


We have more than 40 years of experience in delivering and manufacturing quality, high-end surface treatment products for any industry. Tantec continously develops new innovative solutions for a demanding market.

The Tantec Group is a privately held company founded in 1974, and is a leading manufacturer of standard and customized Plasma and Corona systems for surface treatment of plastics and metals to enhance adhesion properties. Tantec surface treaters are sold worldwide to end-users and OEM’s through our own branch offices and more than 30 partners worldwide.

Tantec A/S is the headquarter located in Lunderskov, Denmark, in a purpose-build factory from 1989, housing sales, service, research and development of specialized mechanical and high quality electronic surface treatment equipment.

Tantec EST Inc. is covering sales and service to the North American customers since 1987, now from a new location in Glendale Heights IL, just outside Chicago.


Tantec wants to be the preferred worldwide supplier and adviser for surface treatment within the medical device industry, automotive industry and other quality-driven industries.

The Tantec Group is an innovative organization with a high level of know-how, continuously developing new Plasma and Corona equipment to help solving adhesion problems, and to meet high customer demands.


The Tantec Group is owned by Morten Thrane and Kim Egede Saabye

  • Founded in Denmark in 1974
  • Headquartered in Lunderskov, Denmark
  • Branch offices in Germany and the USA
  • Represented ay agents in 30 countries worldwide
  • Has delivered more than 4,000 surface treatment solutions over the past 40 years
  • First mover on Plasma and Corona systems for 3D parts systems
  • Global after-sales service
  • In-house free sampling

Statements from clients:

Excellent Supplier

“We can only say excellent. This supplier was very easy to deal with from the very first contact we made with the sales team to the delivery of well-made and on-time Corona equipment which we continue to be happy with, including the after-sales service. It was a pleasure for us to deal with Tantec’s teams, and the equipment they built for us has proven to be of good value.”

Ezzat Iskander, President & CEO, Phoenix Biomedical Products Inc., Canada

Long-term Partnership

“We have worked closely with Tantec for many years on various projects, and often used the Tantec equipment as part of our new developments and experiments. Having all the equipment from Tantec available in our lab makes our work faster and more efficient. The cooperation with Tantec has always been beneficial to both companies."

Dr Michael Thomas, Fraunhofer IST, Germany

Excellent Collaboration

“For many years, Tantec has been an important partner for us – always fast, professional, service- minded and reliable. Cooperating with Tantec has made us able to use ‘state-of-the-art technology’ which has been very important for us in developing and launching new products successfully.”

Egon Triel, Head of Mechanical Design, Coloplast A/S, Denmark

Welcome to our team The team at Tantec advises Customers World Wide in Plasma and Corona Surface Treatment. Our knowledge is based on 40 years of continuously developing treatment solutions and improving our equipment. Do not hesitate to contact us, we are happy to assist you. If you are looking for our company profile, please do visit this page: Tantec company profile.