|X-RAY WorX GmbH from Garbsen, which is located close to Hanover/Germany, is the only
supplier that concentrates on development and production of high resolution open microfocus Xray
tubes and rod anodes without competing against producers of complete X-ray system in the
field of non-destructive testing. X-RAY WorX microfocus X-ray tubes are employed in high
resolution X-ray inspection, computed tomography and complex radiographic applications with
The company X-RAY WorX was launched in February 2010. The two founders and general
managers, Holger Behnsen and Thorsten Fröba, are former employees of the well-known
German company Feinfocus. Both possess long-year experience in development, production,
sales and maintenance of microfocus X-ray systems. Thorsten Fröba has been working for many
years in the development of microfocus X-ray tubes with Alfred Reinhold, who is the pioneer of
microfocus X-ray technology and founder of the company Feinfocus. Holger Behnsen is a senior
professional in sales and marketing and knows the market of microfocus X-ray testing for almost
10 years. They are supported by an experienced team of seven staff members who gathered
expert knowledge in development, services and sales of microfocus X-ray systems.
The business of X-RAY WorX is the development and production of high resolution open
microfocus X-ray tubes, rod anode tubes and special tubes for computed tomography. Users of
this technology are found in several industries, especially those with highest demand for quality
and security of products and processes. Among them are companies that assemble electronic
devices, the semiconductor industry, the automotive industry, the aerospace industry and the
research and development departments of various enterprises and institutes.
Additionally X-RAY WorX offers used microfocus X-ray systems and a wide range of services like
trainings, maintenance, repair and the supply of spares for companies and institutes that operate
high resolution X-ray systems.
About X-RAY WorX
X-RAY WorX is a young company founded in February 2010 in Garbsen, Germany, close to Hanover, by Holger Behnsen and
Thorsten Fröba. X-RAY WorX concentrates on development and production of microfocus X-ray tubes for high resolution X-ray
analysis. This technology is used in industries with highest demands for quality and security like electronics, aerospace and
automotive industry. Furthermore X-RAY WorX supports users of microfocus X-ray systems with a broad range of services ranging
from preventive maintenance and repair to the supply of spare parts and trainings.
Traditionally the region of Hanover is the centre of microfocus technology in Germany. Here the first microfocus X-ray tube for
industrial applications was developed by the company Feinfocus and its founder Alfred Reinhold in the 1980ies.
X-RAY WorX will continue this tradition in Garbsen. According to General Manager Holger Behnsen the location in Garbsen has
several advantages in terms of accessibility and the availability of qualified specialists and suppliers.
The founders were involved in development, production, sales and service of microfocus systems for many years. Thorsten Fröba has
been working in the development of microfocus X-ray systems from the early 1990s together with Alfred Reinhold, the pioneer of
industrial microfocus X-ray systems. Holger Behnsen knows the market of microfocus X-ray systems for almost 10 years and was
involved in hundreds of customer projects. Both are supported by an excellent team of engineers that has been engaged in
development, service and sales of microfocus X-ray systems for a total of almost 50 years.
X-RAY WorX GmbH
Dr. Jens-Peter Steffen
X-RAY WorX GmbH