ANS and Bodycote launches a new solution for reduction of friction and wear at the 6th Bodycote/AGA Heat treatment seminar on May 26th

ANS and Bodycote are launching a new set of low friction and wear solutions, combining nitriding with a low friction coating. This new product is truly living up to the ANS business idea of offering cost efficient solutions to reduce friction and wear in industrial applications. ANS Product Manager Mikael Berg and MD of Bodycote Sweden Mikael Fällström will present and explain more at the seminar. Come and join us to learn more about our new solutions and new opportunities: Click here

We are recruiting both a Production Engineer/Technician and a Development Engineer

We are growing our customer base and moving forward implementing our offering in serial production with customers. In order to match the positive development of the company we are now looking for strengthening the ANS Team with two new team members: Production Engineer/Technician and Development Engineer. If you want to work on the front-line of technology development in the area of friction and wear with the global leaders in the industry then this is your opportunity!

For the Production Engineering/Technician position we are looking for candidates that have a solid production engineering background and that has experience in CNC machining and quality methods. For the Development Engineer job we are looking for candidates with a material science and engineering background that could actively support the development of our processes in customer oriented projects.


We are now looking to recruit a laboratory engineer to support our development of waterborne coatings. Qualifications: M.Sc. in Chemistry or similar and good knowledge of Swedish and/or English. A minimum of three years of laboratory experience in a coating field is required, including hands-on formulation experience with waterborne systems and knowledge of basic testing techniques.

The successful candidate will possess demonstrated problem-solving abilities, be customer oriented, self-motivated and interested to work in a dynamically growing high tech company.

For more information, please contact Dr. Boris Zhmud, CTO or Nils Edlund, CEO to find out more:


Dr. Boris Zhmud, CTO                                                  Nils Edlund, CEO
+46 70 937 13 10                                                           +46 70 263 31 51          

Stockholm is a world leader in environmental technology and now it will be easier for foreign investors to find partners in Stockholm.Stockholm Cleantech Hotlist” is a toplist where the region’s hottest investment opportunities are presented to investors. At launch, the list contains 25 companies. Applied Nano Surfaces is one of them.

With theStockholm Cleantech Hotlist” we offer a quality stamp. There is a great interest in the region among foreign investors, we have a strong reputation in the scientific community and a lot of exciting companies. The list makes it easier for those who are looking for investment opportunities, says Janey Mehks, Project Manager Cleantech at Stockholm Business Region Development. Read more here.

At ANS, we are working with the major auto brands and our customer base is expanding both in Europe and North America. As the USA is a key market for us, we are setting up a local sales company in the USA. It is the right time for us to further strengthening our presence in North America and we are now recruiting a Key Account Manager.

The role as KAM will be to guide our American customers through the test and evaluation phase all the way to full scale implementation. The person we are looking for will be a key player in our expansion in North America, have their own P&L-responsibility and build up a sales and support team over time as we expand. For more information, please check out Careers on our website to read more about the role or contact Nils Edlund, CEO to find out more:

Nils Edlund, CEO
+46 70 263 31 51

In order to further strengthen the company, ANS has recruited a new CEO, Nils Edlund and a new Implementation Manager, Dr. Lena Killander.

Nils Edlund has a long career and experience from various senior management positions within companies such as Seco Tools AB, FLIR Systems, Hexagon Metrology and ABB. Throughout his career Nils has gained a profound experience of production, industrialization, project management and leadership.

Dr. Lena Killander has more than 20 years of industrial experience in various engineering processes and positions. She has been working with industrialization and testing new technologies and products as well as leading several Product management positions in different companies in Europe, America and Asia.

+46 70 263 31 51

+46 70 222 42 01

As a part of our global expansion plan, ANS has opened new sales offices in Germany and in the USA. Andreas Storz is our new representative in Germany and from the office in Düsseldorf he will help ANS to develop and support existing customer projects on the German market, as well as Austria and Switzerland. Wayne Gears is our representative on the US market, with office in California. To get in contact with Mr. Storz or Mr. Gears:

Andreas Storz
Phone: +49 1522 34 35 606

Wayne Gears
Phone: +1 (310) 941-4495

Over the past few years, a variant of mechanochemical finishing process, developed by ANS and trademarketed as Triboconditioning®, has gained particularly large industrial interest, making a rapid progress from basic laboratory experiments to fully-fledged production trials. A recent study carried out by ANS together with Mahle evaluates the effects of Triboconditioning® on the tribological properties of cylinder liners for HD diesel engines. Come and listen to a speach by our CTO, Dr. Boris Zhmud, at the forthcoming OeTG Automotive Tribology Symposium 2013 held on November 28th in Graz, Austria.

We are expanding in Europe and we are now looking to recruit a Key Account Manager.

The role as KAM, will be to guide our German customers through the evaluation and test period all the way to a full scale implementation. The right candidate will be a key player in our expansion in continental Europe, will have his/her own P&L-responsibility and build up a sales and support team over time as we expand. For more information, please check out Careers on our website to read more about the role or contact Mattias Karls, CEO to find out more:

Mattias Karls, CEO
+46 70 348 35 20

To improve our local presence on the Central European market we are now hiring a Key Account Manager to be located in Germany. The right candidate should preferably have experience from the automotive industry and will be responsible for strengthening the ANS presence on the German market by developing existing client relationships. Does this sound interesting for you or do you know someone who would be well suited for this strategic role? Let us know!

Mattias Karls, CEO
Phone: +46 (0)70 348 35 20