Founded by George Fischer PhD in 1985, Ion Vacuum Technologies Corporation (IVAC) contains highly educated personnel. Every IVAC employee is a university graduate, and many have advanced degrees in engineering and sciences, with expertise in vacuum technology, tribology, materials science, mechanical engineering, electronics, computers, and business.

Physical vapor deposition of hard wear resistant coatings on tools, medical instruments, firearms, and specialty items.

Industries served: Food, medical, metalworking, woodworking.