Facts & Figures


Burckhardt Compression creates leading compression solutions for a sustainable energy future and the long-term success of its customers. Together with its brands Burckhardt Compression, PROGNOST, SAMR Métal Rouge and Shenyang Yuanda Compressor, the Group is the only global manufacturer that covers a full range of reciprocating compressor technologies and services. Its customized and modularized compressor systems are used in the Chemical/Petrochemical, Gas Transport & Storage, Hydrogen Mobility & Energy and Industrial Gas sectors as well as for applications in Refinery and Gas Gathering & Processing. Since 1844, its passionate, customer-oriented and solution-driven workforce has set the benchmark in the gas compression industry.


Subject Details
CEO Fabrice Billard
Chair of the Board of Directors Ton Büchner
Established 1844
Stock listed SIX (BCHN)
Employees worldwide 3’243
Sales 2022 CHF 982.0 million
Worldwide presence more than 80 countries
Headquarters Switzerland
Regional headquarters Asia Pacific Region: Burckhardt Compression (Shanghai) Co.
Manufacturing locations
  • Switzerland
  • India
  • China
Assembly locations
  • Switzerland
  • India
  • USA
  • South Korea
  • China