2016-10-20 - HOERBIGER and STORM agree on cooperation

A new level of STORM engine services – featuring HOERBIGER ignition and control systems

Adding ignition and control systems made by HOERBIGER to its portfolio, August STORM is now able to offer engine services at a new level of performance. STORM and HOERBIGER signed the corresponding agreement on October 20, 2016.

HOERBIGER ignition systems ensure lower emissions and incur lower operating costs than the competition. HOERBIGER engine control units allow economical load capacity management in conjunction with efficient and reliable operation.

With production and development locations for engine solutions in Vienna, Austria, Åmål, Sweden, and Girard, Ohio, USA, HOERBIGER is considered a worldwide innovation and technology leader for ignition and control systems used for industrial gas and diesel engines.

August STORM GmbH & Co. KG in Spelle, Germany, is now offering HOERBIGER ignition systems and engine control units for all common gas and diesel engines. This decision adds an important building block to STORM's range of solutions for innovative engine upgrades in the 100 to 7,000 kW range.

In June 2016, HOERBIGER and STORM entered into a service cooperation for selected major projects. The cooperation covers spare parts management, 24/7 field service and workshop services to support customers in high equipment availability, engineering services, and equipment upgrade solutions for reciprocating compressors and engines.


Based in Spelle, Germany, August Storm GmbH & Co. KG offers premium maintenance and repair services for engines, drive systems, and compressors. STORM's 13 locations offer services that support the maritime industry, railway operators, utility companies and energy producers, as well as customers from the oil, gas and chemicals industries. STORM has more than 300 employees and operates in over 15 countries.