Major Milestones in Radiation Therapy

TIMELINE

2018

CNNC Binhai (Tianjin) Proton Technology Co. and the Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute & Hospital (TMUCIH) in the city of Tianjin, where the Proton Therapy System of SCHAER PROTON AG is located, initiated the start of the building construction with a groundbreaking ceremony.

2018

SCHAER PROTON AG signs a procurement contract with CNNC Binhai (Tianjin) Proton Technology Co. for the implementation of a Proton Therapy System in the Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute & Hospital (TMUCIH) in the city of Tianjin,  People Republic of China.

2017

The China National Nuclear Corporation Group (CNNC) and SCHAER PROTON AG agree to enter into a strategic cooperation. CNNC acquires thereby a majority stake of SCHAER PROTON AG to promote Proton Therapy Technology in the People Republic of China and worldwide.

2016

Schär Engineering Ltd. has changed its company name to SCHAER PROTON AG. Please find more information here.

2015

3 Eye Treatment Chairs (ETCs) for Varian

2013

Eye Treatment Chair (ETC) for the National Centre for Eye Proton Therapy in Bebington, UK

2012 - 2014

Proton Therapy Gantry for MedAustron in Wiener Neustadt, Austria

2008 - 2011

Patient Positioning Systems for Heavy Ion Facility for CNAO in Pavia, Italy

2011

Eye Treatment Chair (ETC) for the Institute of Nuclear Physics Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland

2006 - 2011

Proton Therapy Gantry-System (Gantry 2) for PSI in Villigen, Switzerland

2006

Head Treatment Chair (HTC) for Rinecker Proton Therapy Center (RPTC) in Munich, Germany

2003 - 2006

4 Proton Therapy Gantry-Systems for Rinecker Proton Therapy Center (RPTC) in Munich, Germany

1998 - 2009

Patient Positioning Systems for Proton Therapy for IBA (17 units)

1996

Eye Treatment Chair (ETC) for Hahn-Meitner-Institut in Berlin, Germany

1991 - 1996

First Proton Therapy Gantry-System (Gantry 1) for Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) in Villigen, Switzerland

1983 - 1990

70 Patient Positioning Systems for Photon Treatment for ABB

1983

First Photon Treatment Machine for ABB

1979

Foundation of Schär Engineering AG/Ltd.