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Here you can find our press releases of the past.


February 02nd, 2023
New solution for passive explosion protection

IEP Technologies has added a new explosion protection solution for process vessels to its portfolio: The flameless explosion vent can be used where standard devices are no longer sufficient.


December 21st, 2022
HOERBIGER inaugurated its first Solar Power Plant in India

On 15 December 2022, HOERBIGER commissioned its first on-site solar plant in India. The ground-mounted power plant was officially inaugurated during the visit of the Executive Board to HOERBIGER India Pvt Ltd. (HIPL) in Kondhapuri village.

November 29th, 2022
Groundbreaking ceremony for new HOERBIGER plant in Changzhou, China 

With the groundbreaking of the new site in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China, HOERBIGER strengthens its presence in China and lays the foundation for further growth in an important market for the company.

November 21st, 2022
HOERBIGER takes over JOHNSON MATTHEY Piezo Products GmbH

At the beginning of 2023, HOERBIGER will take over JOHNSON MATTHEY Piezo Products GmbH in Redwitz an der Rodach. With the acquisition, the Altenstadt-based HOERBIGER Flow Control market segment secures its strong growth and expands its product portfolio at the same time.

July 25th, 2022
Technology partnership with the City of Vienna
Wiener Netze, Wien Energie and HOERBIGER to conduct research and work together from now on: Starting signal for H2 technology partnership in the city on the Danube.
June 28th, 2022
Joint compressor solutions for the future

Ariel and HOERBIGER announce partnership for dry-running compressor solutions for hydrogen mobility markets.

June 28th, 2022
Visit us at the trade fair f-cell in Stuttgart

Discover our solutions for fuel cell drives at the f-cell trade fair in Stuttgart and visit our product experts at booth no. 2B35.

February 07th, 2022
Hydrogen experts KEYOU and HOERBIGER sign contract for Joint Development

HOERBIGER and KEYOU cooperate and jointly develop PFI injectors for hydrogen engines.


August 27th, 2021
HOERBIGER appoints Dr. Thorsten Kahlert as CEO


December 09th, 2020
Major donation on the occasion of the company's 125th anniversary
On the occasion of the company's 125th anniversary, HOERBIGER is supporting six food banks at selected company locations in Asia, Africa, North and South America with a total of 125,000 euros.
April 28th, 2020
More safety for our doctors and nurses

Doctors and nurses make an enormously important contribution to health care during the Corona crisis. HOERBIGER supports them in this and manufactures protective walls for medical practices, which provide employees with more safety from infection in everyday life. In the training workshop, apprentices produced the first 50 movable walls, which HOERBIGER is donating to 23 medical practices in the region.

March 20th, 2020
Impact of the Corona crisis on HOERBIGER sites in Germany
February 04th, 2020
HOERBIGER acquires majority stake in Ragsol GmbH


November 04th, 2019
HOERBIGER complements portfolio with strategic acquisition
October 01st, 2019
HOERBIGER complements portfolio with new business division

Headquartered in Waukegan, Illinois, USA, the family-owned company has a global network of manufacturing plants and service locations. Deublin's customers include well-known industrial companies from a wide range of sectors, for example semiconductor production or renewable energies.

June 06th, 2019
Reorganization of HOERBIGER Automotive Komfortsysteme GmbH
May 29th, 2019
HOERBIGER Torqueline Twin Cone receives German Innovation Award
March 27th, 2019
HOERBIGER sells Automation Technology Division to HAWE Hydraulik
February 28th, 2019
Youth research 2019

13 young researchers from the foothills of the Alps have qualified for the state competitions in Vilsbiburg and Dingolfing in "Jugend forscht" and "Schüler experimentieren". This means that nine of a total of 57 projects were awarded first place in the regional competitions sponsored by HOERBIGER. In addition to the regional wins, the jury awarded 48 other prizes or placements to the participants. in 2019, 102 young researchers took part in the regional decision in Schongau.


June 27th, 2018
Product presentation at the VDI Transmission Congress

New design scope and additional efficiency for modern hybrid and electric drives are made possible by three product innovations presented by HOERBIGER at the VDI Transmission Congress in Bonn: The SlimLINE synchronizer saves installation space and weight and opens up new design options in terms of lightweight construction, hybridization, and shifting comfort. The innovative shift elements TorqueLINE Twin Cone and TorqueLINE Disconnect Clutch create significant efficiency advantages for electrified drives by reducing drag losses.

June 22nd, 2018
Outstanding results in the HOERBIGER energy-saving competition

The HOERBIGER trainees' energy-saving competition has come to an end. Eight teams with 36 participants from Schongau and Penzberg spent three months working intensively on the question of areas in which the company can conserve resources. The winners were four apprentices from the Drive Technology and Compression Technology divisions. They investigated the energy-saving potential of HOERBIGER Kompressortechnik GmbH in Schongau and each received 100 euros in prize money for their outstanding results.

June 20th, 2018
First round of FASTTRACK program ends

In January, HOERBIGER Antriebstechnik GmbH launched an Accelerator Program - a support program for start-up companies - together with the Hirschvogel Automotive Group and the Max Aicher Group.

March 01st, 2018
HOERBIGER acquires distribution rights

Effective March 1, 2018, the Engine Applications (EEA) business unit of HOERBIGER's Engine business unit, represented by Altronic LLC, Girard, Ohio, will acquire the global aftermarket business for gas engine emission control and flow monitoring products from Continental Controls Corporation (CCC), based in San Diego, California.

February 02nd, 2018
IEP Technologies acquires Atexon Oy

Zug / Oulunsalo - Effective February 1, 2018, IEP Technologies, a HOERBIGER Group company, has acquired the business, portfolio, patents and trademark rights of Atexon Oy, a specialist in spark detection for industrial explosion protection based in Oulunsalo, Finland.


February 23rd, 2017
Youth research 2017
February 01st, 2017
HOERBIGER starts 2017 with a new line-up

HOERBIGER is starting 2017 with a new structure that is even more strongly oriented towards market proximity and customer benefit: The former Compression Technology Division will be split retroactively as of January 1, 2017: The Compressor OEM and Compressor Service business units will form the new Compression Technology division headed by Udo Bauer. The Engine and Safety Business Fields, from which HOERBIGER expects strong growth impulses, will become independent Business Fields with a direct reporting line to CEO Dr. Jürgen Zeschky.


January 25th, 2016
HOERBIGER rejects Tesla accusations