July 22, 2013 | Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR

Burckhardt Compression Awarded Service Contract from One of the Leading Global Industrial Gas Producers

One of the four major global industrial gas producers selected Burckhardt Compression for a field service & valves maintenance framework supply agreement. The agreement builds upon a long-term business relationship between the two companies.

One of the four industrial gas production leaders worldwide and Burckhardt Compression signed a field service & valves maintenance framework supply agreement for the European territory. Under the agreement, Burckhardt Compression will provide on-site field service and valve service on all types of reciprocating compressors for more than 40 industrial gas plants in Europe. The agreement is valid for three years.

This agreement builds upon the excellent cooperation between the two companies. The industrial gas production company is a longstanding global partner of Burckhardt Compression in the areas of new compressor systems and compressor components and services. Further, the agreement draws upon the strong service network of Burckhardt Compression, its enhanced service capabilities and comprehensive know-how as an OEM.

As a leading reciprocating compressor manufacturer with over 160 years of experience Burckhardt Compression supports its customers with a full range of components and services throughout the entire life cycle of all reciprocating compressors by ensuring utmost reliability and maximum cost benefit.


About Burckhardt Compression

Burckhardt Compression is one of the worldwide market leaders in the field of reciprocating compressors and the only manufacturer that covers a complete range of reciprocating compressor technologies. Its customized compressor systems are used in the upstream oil & gas, gas transport and storage, refinery, chemical, petrochemical and industrial gas sectors. Burckhardt Compression’s leading technology, high-quality compressor components and the full range of services help customers to minimize life cycle costs of their reciprocating compressor systems around the world. Since 1844 its highly skilled workforce has crafted superior solutions and set the benchmark in the gas compression industry.


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