Schwanner was founded in 1899 as a traditional blacksmith in rural southeast Germany on the Austrian border. For over a century, the small firm has developed into a globally leading company in vacuumtechnology. Since 1984, Schwanner has been producing vacuum insulated piping (VIP) for the transfer of cryogenic liquids (LNG, LH2, LO2, LN2, LHe, LAr) and entered the fabrication of cryo valves in 1990. With production sites in Burgkirchen and Bremerhaven (with direct port access), a wide variety of renowned companies in the oil & gas, automotive, and research sectors are supplied globally. Schwanner enjoys great reputation, with product quality and customer satisfaction as the core principles. Besides production, the complete spectrum from engineering, material testing, installation, to documentation and service is covered.