Excellence in electrochemical solutions

Permascand has supplied electrodes with catalytic coatings to the electrochemical industry for more than 50 years. We offer catalytic coating, manufacturing, and aftermarket services for a variety of electrochemical processes.

Permascand has a wide range of engineering and manufacturing offers based on our Core Product Platform that spans catalytic coatings, electrodes, and electrochemical cells to coating and aftermarket services.

Today, we work with all major global actors in this market and serve customers all over the world through our international network of qualified workshop partners.

Vision: #1 position as global independent provider of electrochemical solutions for cleantech applications in green technology.

Product portfolio,
key components in
industrial processes

Product portfolio, key components
in industrial processes

Our mission is to deliver innovative, competitive, engineering and manufacturing solutions for Electrification & RenewablesIndustrial Solutions and Water Treatment markets.


Enabler of a more sustainable future

Electrochemical solutions are a vital part of the solution for the global green transition and the production and storage of renewable energy.


Innovative solutions for lower environmental impact

We are committed to develop and manufacture electrochemical solutions for industries with energy-intensive processes to increase the production efficiency and reduce the carbon footprint.


Water is life – let’s take care of it together

Our awarded electrochlorination water dis­infection ­is environmentally friendly, enables low energy consumption and high-efficiency water treatment for multiple applications.

Vision and mission

Permascand is a business partner that creates value by offering services and products based on extensive experience of electrochemistry and materials processing.

Vision: #1 position as global independent provider of electrochemical solutions for cleantech applications in green technology.

Our vision is composed of three core values. These are:

  • To create value through continuous improvements to our value chain
  • To be responsible and dedicated in our relationships with all stakeholders
  • To maintain the highest levels of professionalism in all that we do, including through development of innovative solutions.

Our mission is to deliver innovative, competitive, engineering and manufacturing solutions for Electrification & Renewables, Industrial Solutions and Water Treatment markets.

Permascand Core Product Platform
Permascand’s Core Product Platform illustrates how we utilize our world-leading engineering and manufacturing capabilities to serve customers’ needs.

Permascand key figures

(SEK m) Sales 2021


m³ water purified in our systems per hour 2020

Forward mission with green focus

The Company is a Swedish public limited liability company. Permascand’s corporate governance is mainly based on Swedish law, primarily the Swedish Companies Act, the articles of association and internal rules, including policies and instructions. In connection with the admission to trading of the Company’s shares on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market, the Company will also apply, inter alia, the Rule book for Issuers and the Swedish Corporate Governance Code (the “Code”). Permascand does not intend to deviate from any of the rules of the Code.

For Permascand, it’s about consciously focusing on internal sustainability work, as well as providing electrochemical solutions for green technology around the world.

It’s important for us to develop long-term and sustainable thinking together with our customers and social governance model. Permascands forward mission is to be no:1 global independent provider of electrochemical solutions for Green technology.

Peter Lundström

Here are some examples:

For our customers:
  • Thanks to our electrochemical solutions, our customers can reduce their energy consumption and create healthier working environments for their employees.
  • Our products contribute to high-efficiency extraction of metals for batteries – an important part of the transition to fossil-free by, for example, electric cars and vehicles.
  • Our Ballast Water Treatment products are a piece in the puzzle in the effort to ensure and improve the environment in the world’s ocean.
For us internally:
  • Our energy consumption per million SEK revenue has decreased by 32% from 2016 down to 34MWH/MSEK
  • Our waste streams per million SEK revenue has decreased by 31% from 2016 down to 288KG/MSEK
  • Our short-term absenteeism rate among our employees has improved by 44% from 2016 down to 3.4%

We are dedicated to the green transition.
Let’s find out what we can achieve together.

Experience spanning five decades

Permascand offers customers more than 50 years’ experience of advanced, innovative electrodes and electrochemical solutions.

Ever since the company was founded as a joint venture in 1971 – when we manufactured dimensionally stable anodes for the Scandinavian electrochemical industry – we have built our business on technological excellence and in-depth know-how.

We continue to be at the forefront of the industry, shaping change, and working closely with customers and suppliers from all over the world. Today, our systems are in operation at offshore, process, and marine applications in some of the most challenging environments on Earth.


50 years of developing electrochemistry

Here is our story – and our future.

2018 - New business record


2018 - Grand opening

Grand opening for, a new assembly line, state – of-the-art workshop – a major investment to provide the maritime industry with efficient systems for the treatment of ballast water.

2016 - Divestment of Welding workshop

2015 - Norvestor acquires Permascand


2013 - Water treatment business (re)initiated.

2012 - Permascand divested from AkzoNobel through MBO.

2007 - Process for desinfection of Ballast Water sold to Veolia.

2001 - All assets/businesses outside Ljungaverk divested.

1993 - AkzoNobel (KemaNord) assumes full ownership of Permascand.

1993 - Manufacturing of chloralkali cells to Uhde – Laser machining business growing.

1980 - Manufacturing of industrial process equipment in Titanium


Permascand founded as a 50/50 JV (Permelec de Nora/KemaNord). Manufacturing of DSA TM Dimensionally Stable anodes) for Scandinavian Electrochemical Industry.