Subitec GmbH is a German biotech company headquartered in Stuttgart, specialized in process engineering, equipment and services for the cultivation and industrial scale production of microalgae.
Established as a spin off from the Fraunhofer Institute, Subitec looks back at more than 20 years of experience with microalgae. Subitec is developer and technology owner of the unique and patented photobioreactor technology – the Flat Panel Airlift Reactor (FPA). The FPA-reactor prevents disadvantages based on their design of conventional photobioreactors. The systematic technology advantage leads to a range of benefits. Hereby, the patented stream guidance induced by static mixers depicts the key for the success of the FPA-reactor. Subitec‘s photobioreactor is available in sizes of 6, 28 and 180 Liter.
Subitec‘s track record includes the supply of equipment and services to major laboratories and research institutes and the design and construction of pilot plants and large scale production plants for commercial customers. Subitec‘s equipment is used for cultivating high value microalgae that find application in e.g. aquaculture, cosmetics and healthcare.
Subitec cooperates with established national and international customers in diverse projects.
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