Established partnerships and Results


Listed below are the partnerships established between the Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) and Brazilian companies for the development of products and processes.

At the moment, most of them are related to the development of the new Synchrotron light source Sirius. The Sirius project has as one of its goals to stimulate the development of the Brazilian industry, through its demands for services, raw materials and equipment. The goal is to apply from 65% to 70% of project funds within the country.


ADEST techniques for welding Metais Ltda.

Joint development of technology applied in the welding by screens or metallic fabric diffusion for the nationalization of premium screens for sand control in oil and gas wells.

WEG Electric Equipment S/A

Development of various types of magnets for the new synchrotron light source Sirius, including manufacturing processes and training of human resources.

FCA Brasil Indústria, Comércio e Usinagem de Peças Ltda.

Development of metallic chambers for ultra-high vacuum.

Biotec Environmental Solution Industria e Comercia Ltda.

Development of the basic project for radiation protection huts and utilities associated with the EMA beamline, in Sirius.

Engecer Ltda.

A method of producing covalent components (Hexagonal Boron Nitride and Aluminum Nitride) by uniaxial and isostatic hot pressing as a component for Beam Position Monitors.

Pi-Tecnologia (πTEC)

Construction of X-ray detectors and high-capacity data transfer for synchrotron beamlines.