Key information on our Swiss headquarters

Key information on our Swiss headquarters

Our Swiss headquarters: Winterthur

Burckhardt Compression is one of the global market leaders in the field of reciprocating compressors. Our compressors are used in a wide range of industries: oil & gas, gas transport and storage, refineries, chemical and petrochemical companies as well as industrial gas producers.


Relevant scientific/business topics:

  • Materials processing, tribology, FEM, mechatronics, simulation, process engineering, hydrodynamics, thermodynamics, compressor engineering, etc.
  • Project engineering
  • Product development, construction
  • Lean management
  • Supply chain management, production planning, advanced planning systems, process measurands, process analysis, etc.


We’re interested in students studying:

  • Mechanical engineering/Plant engineering and construction/Process engineering
  • Electrical engineering/Systems engineering
  • Material science
  • Supply chain management
  • Production engineering
  • Business administration


We can process queries more quickly if you provide us with the following information:

  • Type of internship or thesis
  • Area / Desired topic(s)
  • Duration of internship (at least 3 months for a master’s or bachelor’s thesis)
  • Educational background (CV)
  • Additional information: Educational institute/university, supervisory institute/professor