Since the foundation of SCHAER PROTON AG in 1979, the company has achieved its aim to find the perfect solution for the designing and realisation of special machines.
SCHAER PROTON AG is specialized in developing and optimising high-tech solutions. The services offered by SCHAER PROTON AG range from classic engineering services, consultancy, project management, development of prototypes, serie-machines and turn-key projects.
The customers wishes in mind, SCHAER PROTON AG and its partners integrate the best know-how in a highly professional manner. SCHAER PROTON AG is proud of its accuracy combined with reliable and efficient products.
Since 1983, SCHAER PROTON AG develops and delivers mechanical components for the radio therapy.
It’s been in 1991 that a close cooperation with the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) started. The PSI is the worldwide leader of developing technology for the Proton Therapy.
Regarding the construction of Patient Positioning Systems and Gantries, it’s SCHAER PROTON AG who therefore is the technical leader. Gantries are systems which move the beam around a horizontal axis around the patient.
Today SCHAER PROTON AG delivers the complete surroundings which are near to the patient. This refers to Proton Therapy Facilities as well as to Heavy Ion Therapy Facilities.
These surroundings consist of the following: