ULVAC is an international corporation that designs, manufactures and markets equipment and materials for industrial applications which specialises in vacuum technology.

ULVAC Japan Office

Founded in Japan in 1952, ULVAC is now a global leading vacuum supplier, with its strong market presence in over 100 countries.


This two characters means Vacuum.
The top character means real, truth and genuine.
The bottom character means empty, nonexistent and illusory nature of all existence.

ULVAC has operated under the corporate philosophy of aiming at contributing to the evolution of industries and sciences by using vacuum technologies and has been blessed with wonderful support from customers in electronics and many other industries, particularly the vacuum industry.

ULVAC wishes to continue to be an organization that constantly produces advanced technologies by making the most of its advantages as a comprehensive vacuum manufacturer and that is sought after by customers in all related industries throughout the world.

Origin of Company Name

ULVAC is a combination of UL from ULtimate and VAC from VACuum, signifying that we pursue the Ultimate in Vacuum Technology.

Seeking to achieve a dramatic advance, we will further develop the ULVAC brand by pursuing the development of new technologies that complement vacuum technologies.

Research and Development

Innovative and advanced vacuum technologies to blaze a trail for the future

ULVAC has been providing all kinds of industries with vacuum technology-based products and materials essential for them under the basic managerial philosophy of aiming at contributing to the evolution of industries and sciences by using vacuum technologies and all peripheral technologies.

Besides supplying such materials and products, ULVAC has also been contributing to developing technologies through analysis, evaluation, basic research & development and other activities, by making the most of all available resources of the group.

We are continuing to contribute to the further evolution of society by exploring the development of innovative and advanced technologies that can meet actual and potential needs by using vacuum technologies, as well as creating products and technologies with high added value.

ULVAC Research and Development

Global Network

Solution networks to support the industrial development of the world

We have established region-specific sales and service networks through our group companies around the world, numbering about 50 not only in Japan but also in many other countries, particularly the United States, European and Asian countries, to operate in the way that is best suited to each region. Vacuum technologies, which are regarded as one of today's key advanced technologies, are expected to increase in demand in a broad range of industries and growth areas around the world and into the future.

Being the world's largest comprehensive vacuum manufacturer that carries out all processes, from research & development, to manufacturing, to sales and customer support, and all in an integrated manner, ULVAC is continuing to support the evolution of the world's industries by taking advantage of vacuum technologies.

ULVAC Global Network

Continuing to contribute to the evolution of industries and sciences by using Vacuum Technologies

Infinite possibilities were opened up to humans when they gained access to a microcosm called vacuum. Since its inception, ULVAC has always been pursuing the infinite possibilities of vacuum, exploring technologies to manipulate vacuum at will, and rising up to the challenge of creating new value in response to the needs of the times. The Vacuum Technologies that we have created over the past 60 years have been applied to a wide range of areas, including semiconductors, electronic devices, flat-screen TVs, solar cells, automobiles, pharmaceuticals, and food products. And they have become basic technologies essential for the evolution of a significant number of industries and scientific disciplines.

Recent years have seen rapid technological innovations, resulting in an accelerated expansion of fields to which ULVAC products and technologies can contribute. We are continuing to create new value in response to the needs of the times and support the evolution and growth of industries and sciences in the future.


ULVAC Singapore Office

ULVAC Singapore was established in 1997 and we are the headquarter for operations in sales and services in the SouthEast Asia region.

Our commitment in excellence towards our clients and the communities that we serve has made us one of the leading global suppliers of vacuum pumps and components, production systems and instrumentation.


  • 1997 - ULVAC Singapore Branch office was set up, providing customer support in the region.
  • 2002 - ULVAC Singapore was incorporated as a Private Limited company to meet the growth of the Flat Panel Display (FPD) industries and we focus mainly on the sales and servicing of vacuum equipment and components and cleaning and bonding business.
  • 2003 - ULVAC Japan Penang CSC was registered under ULVAC Singapore.
  • 2005 - ULVAC Thailand and ULVAC Malaysia were established as independent business units. Businesses in the semiconductor and LED industries in the region started to take off.
  • 2007 - Sales of the first equipment into Vietnam commenced.
  • 2008 - Penetrated into the Vietnam market and with the introduction of photovoltaic business into the Philippines concurrently.
  • 2010 - ULVAC Philippines Branch Office was established.
               ULVAC Vietnam Representative Office was established.
  • 2013 - ULVAC Indonesia Representative Office was established.
  • 2020 - ULVAC India Branch Office was established.