YXLON COPENHAGEN

YXLON Copenhagen is a highly specialized Danish company with more than 60 years of experience in portable X-ray solutions for industrial non-destructive testing. Our products are the best on the market and accommodate the strictest regulations worldwide.

We develop, manufacture and sell portable and mobile X-ray systems; acclaimed products based on constant potential energy, used for non-destructive X-ray testing, in all types of industrial environments. Our products are of the highest quality. They are compact sized, low weight-products for in-field X-ray inspections in all kind of environments.


We combine the dynamics and innovativeness of a young enterprise with the years of experience and wealth of tradition from the founding days of ANDREX. Our company occupies 40 employees on a global basis and the main office is located near Copenhagen.

YXLON Copenhagen has been a member of the COMET Group since 2007. The COMET Group is a leading global provider of high-quality systems, components and services in X-ray, ebeam and RF technologies.

OUR HISTORY

2016 - 2016
 
2016 - 2016

YXLON Copenhagen successfully passed ISO 9001:2015 audit

The direct benefit deriving from compliance with the ISO structure is a strong focus on our customers and on the quality of the products we deliver to them.

Details 2016 - 2016

2016 - 2016
 
2016 - 2016

Launch of SMART EVO 200P & 300P panoramic systems

The launch of our SMART EVO 200P & 300P variants marks a major leap forward in high performance and usability in the field of portable X-ray systems.

Details 2016 - 2016

2015 - 2015
 
2015 - 2015

SMART EVO wins top prize at the Red Dot Award

SMART EVO from YXLON Copenhagen is now an award-winning top achievement after being presented with the prestigious Red Dot Award; Best of the Best in Product Design 2015.

Details 2015 - 2015

2014 - 2014
 
2014 - 2014

YXLON Copenhagen launches the SMART EVO

YXLON Copenhagen heralds a new era of smarter workflows for your portable X-ray applications, with the global launch of the SMART EVO series.

Details 2014 - 2014

2012 - 2013
 
2012 - 2013

YXLON Copenhagen starts their new era

YXLON Copenhagen becomes an independent business unit called Portable X-Ray. New recruitments were completed and a dedicated team with improved responsibilities started a new era for the portable business.

Details 2012 - 2013

2010 - 2011
 
2010 - 2011

A successful implementation of ISO 9001:2008

A positive implementation of ISO 9001:2008 in 2010 is the result of YXLON Copenhagen's improved methods and procedures. The ISO certificate, successfully renewed afterwards on a yearly basis, was a step in the continuous implementation of "Quality first" and constitutes a solid platform for future growth.

Details 2010 - 2011

2008 - 2010
 
2008 - 2010

Innovative and stable during the world economic crisis

With the presentation of its new high-power product line at the 17th World Congress on Non-destructive Testing in Shanghai in 2008, COMET underscored its leading position in industrial X-ray technology.

Details 2008 - 2010

2007 - 2008
 
2007 - 2008

A strong partnership with COMET Group

In 2007, YXLON International Holding GmbH was taken over by COMET Holding AG (Switzerland). The COMET Group is a leading global provider of high-quality systems, components and services in X-ray, e-beam and RF technologies.

Details 2007 - 2008

2006 - 2007
 
2006 - 2007

New manufacturing facilities in Copenhagen

In 2006, YXLON Copenhagen decided to move to new facilities just outside Copenhagen, at Helgeshøj Alle 38 in Taastrup.

Details 2006 - 2007

1998 - 2003
 
1998 - 2003

YXLON International and new traditions

In the spring of 1998, YXLON International X-Ray GmbH was founded as a result of a management buy-out and the merger of Philips Industrial X-Ray GmbH and ANDREX ApS.

Details 1998 - 2003

1954 - 1970
 
1954 - 1970

ANDREX ApS was founded in Copenhagen

In 1954, Holger Andreasen began trading with X-ray units. The units were named ANDREX, a name which referred to his last name ANDREasen and to X-ray.

Details 1954 - 1970

1948 - 1950
 
1948 - 1950

The beginning of COMET

COMET AG was founded in 1948 as “Gesellschaft für elektronische Röhren AG” by Gerhard Steck in Berne-Liebefeld, Switzerland.

Details 1948 - 1950

1895 - 1896
 
1895 - 1896

The beginning of X-ray technology

On November 8th, 1895, Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen discovered the rays he called “X-rays”. Later on the rays were renamed to “Röntgenstrahlen” in German in his honor, though the original designation has lasted to this day in English.

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