New Countries, New Markets


In rapid succession, new service and sales branches were developed in the USA and Canada, Venezuela and Mexico, England and France, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Russia over the course of the eighties and nineties. In addition, the advancement of the group of companies was shaped by technology-driven acquisitions.

When HOERBIGER Compressor Valve (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Shanghai, China, which today is HOERBIGER (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., was founded in 1995, it was one of the first company inceptions by a medium-sized European company in the new emerging market of China.

HOERBIGER became increasingly active in the nineties in new markets and segments, continuously broadened its technological core competencies, and expanded the network of service branches.