Creating benefits for the environment
Catator was founded in 1990 by a group of researchers at Lund University in Sweden. It quickly became a high-tech company in the field of catalysis and catalytic process design. Our mission is to become a key supplier worldwide of high quality catalytic systems for efficient energy supply in various applications.
Catator’s staff consists of highly qualified personnel, most with doctoral degree in chemical engineering. Our lab team-members are well educated in chemistry, technology and mechanical engineering. All of us strive to combine technological competence with responsiveness to customer-needs and commitment to our mission.
Catator’s head office is located in Lund in southern Sweden. Our facilities are well matched to our business, and besides offices and conference facilities, they include well-equipped research and testing labs that contain appropriate analysis equipment. Starting from pioneering ideas for technical solutions, we use computerized tools to add knowledge about design and dimension. Our production facility is operated under ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001 certifications.
Catator AB is a privately held corporation owned by two of the founders of Catator – Tihamer Hargitai, Ph.D. Chem. Eng, and Fredrik A Silversand, Ph.D. Chem. Eng – together with two industrial partners, Smidmek Group AB and Tunberg in Stehag AB.