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Hoerbiger Kompressortechnik Holding - Compression Technology

Hoerbiger is active throughout the world as a leading player in the fields of compression technology, drive technology and automation technology. In 2013, its 6,400 employees achieved sales of €1.05 billion. The Hoerbiger brand is synonymous with performance-defining components in compressors, industrial engines and turbines, automobile transmissions, and multifaceted mechanical engineering applications.

CompressorInnovations in attractive technological market niches are the basis for components and services that offer unique selling propositions and long-term benefits for the customer. We set standards.

In 1895, Hanns Hörbiger invented the first frictionless guided steel plate valve for reciprocating compressors. 120 years later,Hoerbiger still drives technological standards in the power generation, refining, gas and petrochemical processing industries and beyond. With our thinking based on the concepts of reliability, high performance and efficiency, we are a strong partner for our customers around the world. We support them from product development to use, making technology work for their advantage.

Always near you

Only continuous improvement of your machinery ensures staying competitive and meeting growing production demands. With locations around the world, our knowledge is always at your disposal. Hoerbiger experts support you in choosing the technology needed to improve your equipment's reliability, efficiency and environmental soundness, as well as in making business decisions based on clear return on investment calculations. We provide components, systems and services for compressors and engines - wherever and whenever you need them.

Key components for reciprocating compressors

Hoerbiger focuses on developing innovative and practical concepts for improving the overall performance of your compressors. Reliable valves, durable and tight sealing packing solutions and control systems for energy efficient operation are only a few examples for the wide product portfolio we offer. Our continuous developments in material science and the ever ongoing optimisation of working principles have only one goal: making your operations as reliable, energy saving and environmentally sound as possible.

Solutions for natural gas and dual-fuel engines

EngineFor industrial engines, ignition systems and ignition accessories, engine controls and digital instruments are among the components that dictate their performance. To meet the growing demands for a more efficient and low-emission operation, Hoerbiger provides high-performance solutions for these components to get the most out of your engines, while complying to all applicable environmental regulations.


Safety technology

For more than 50 years, Hoerbiger has been setting standards in protecting personnel and machinery. Our explosion relief valves and check valves offer reliable and efficient protection against the consequences of gas, oil mist or dust explosions and flow reversal. We always strive to develop new solutions that fulfil highest international regulations as well as technical specifications.