20 Years of Innovation in Thin Film Coating

About Plasma Quest

We are a solutions specialist utilizing the revolutionary HiTUS plasma generation process to enable exceptionally high quality thin film coatings to be deposited at ambient temperature. We offer a bespoke R&D Coating Service, as well as the design and manufacture of sputtering equipment utilizing our technology.

COVID-19 Update

PQL is fully open for business and we are ready to assist you with any of your coating needs. We have implemented enhanced measures to ensure our workplace, staff, and customers are safe. These include encouraging remote working, practising social distancing on site, maintaining high levels of hygiene, and suspending visitor access. Please don’t hesitate to contact our team by phone +44 (0) 1256 740680, or by email sales@plasmaquest.co.uk  to discuss your requirements.



PQL are thrilled and honoured to announce that Joe Lawton has been awarded an Industrial Fellowship from the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 for his project on the ‘Remote plasma sputtering of high quality thermochromic thin films for energy conservation. Joe is an engineering doctorate candidate at the MiNMaT Centre for Doctoral Training, University of Surrey, and is sponsored by and based at PQL. As part of the Industrial Fellowship Joe also has the additional accolade of being selected as this year’s ERA Foundation Fellow.  These awards will enable Joe to increase the depth and impact of the highly topical energy saving project and help him develop into a high calibre research engineer and STEM ambassador. PQL are very grateful to the Commission for affording Joe this opportunity and are excited to see the development of the project over the next 3 years.



What we offer

R&D Coating Service

Our plasma coating experts can tailor an R&D programme to help you solve tomorrow’s problems, today.

Sputter Deposition Equipment

We design and manufacture sputter deposition tools utilizing our unique technology. A retrofitting service is also available.

High Quality Thin Films

Our technology enables material properties that are unachievable using conventional deposition technologies.