Renewal of IPO shareholder agreement at Burckhardt Compression April 26, 2016 | Media Release
The five shareholders who participated in the management buyout transaction in 2002 and who initiated and conducted Burckhardt Compression’s IPO in 2006 have informed the Company that they will extend their shareholder agreement for another five years, to 2021. Read more
Burckhardt Compression prepares for the future and gives itself a new organizational structure March 23, 2016 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression has introduced a new organizational structure to better meet customer needs. Read more
Acquisition of Majority Stake in Leading Chinese Reciprocating Compressor Manufacturer Shenyang Yuanda Compressor Co., Ltd. March 11, 2016 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression signed on March 10, 2016, the agreement to acquire a 60% stake in Shenyang Yuanda Compressor Co., Ltd., the leading reciprocating compressor manufacturer in China. Read more
Burckhardt Compression to Deliver Hyper Compressor and Process Gas Compressor API 618 for LDPE Tubular Plant in the US January 25, 2016 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression has been awarded an order to deliver a Hyper Compressor as Secondary Compressor and one Process Gas Compressor API618 as Primary/Purge Compressor for a large scale LDPE tubular plant. Read more
Burckhardt Compression to Acquire Minority Stake in US Based Arkos Field Services December 22, 2015 | Media Release
Reciprocating compressor manufacturer Burckhardt Compression signed and closed an agreement in which Burckhardt Compression acquired a 40% position in Arkos Field Services, an experienced US based compression and equipment service provider. Arkos Field Services serves its customers throughout fifteen strategically positioned service centers. The acquisition of this interest in Arkos Field Services provides Burckhardt Compression with enhanced access to the US service market which has the largest installed base of reciprocating compressors. Both parties agreed not to disclose any further terms of the acquisition agreement. Read more
Burckhardt Compression inaugurates new assembly plant in Korea November 12, 2015 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression inaugurated its new assembly plant for its Laby®-GI Compressor systems for the marine industry on Thursday, November 12, 2015. Due to its vicinity to the local shipbuilding industry, the new plant will become the company’s center of competence for the packaging of its fuel gas compression solution. Read more
Results for the first half of fiscal year 2015: Slight decline in order intake – higher sales – higher profits November 03, 2015 | Media Release
Orders received by Burckhardt Compression, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of reciprocating compressors, during the first half of fiscal year 2015 (April to September) did not quite match the exceptionally high order intake from the previous - year period. Meanwhile sales rose 24% compared to the previous-year period. The EBIT margin amounted to 14%, the net income margin 10%. Burckhardt Compression continues to expect full-year order intake to be around the level attained in the previous year and sales should exceed CHF 500 mn. The operating profit margin for the fiscal year 2015 is likely to be at the low end of the targeted long-term range of 15% to 20%. The targeted payout ratio of 50% to 70% is reiterated. Read more
Burckhardt Compression to Deliver Numerous Reciprocating Compressors for Freeport LNG’s Liquefaction and Export Project September 14, 2015 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression delivers numerous reciprocating compressors for Freeport LNG’s Liquefaction and Export Project. The highly flexible Laby® Compressors adapt perfectly to the varying gas conditions at Freeport LNG’s export terminal and allow oil - free compression of LNG BOG without gas pre - heating at start up. Read more
Burckhardt Compression inaugurates a new assembly building in Winterthur September 10, 2015 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression inaugurated a modern new assembly hall on Thursday, September 10, 2015. This historic milestone was celebrated with public officials, Burckhardt Compression’s Board of Directors and the Executive Board and the workforce in Winterthur. The new assembly hall increases factory space by 2,300 m2 to 33,300 m2. Read more
Burckhardt Compression: Change in the Executive Board July 07, 2015 | Media Release
Martin Heller, Vice President Business Development and a member of the Executive Board of Burckhardt Compression AG, is retiring early at his own request. The 61 year-old held various positions during a more than 30-year career at Burckhardt Compression. Martin Heller will leave the company on December 31, 2015. Read more
Annual General Meeting of Burckhardt Compression: All motions of the Board of Directors approved July 04, 2015 | Media Release
At the Annual General Meeting of Burckhardt Compression Holding AG held at the Parkarena in Winterthur, the represented shareholders approved all motions of the Board of Directors. As in the previous year the dividend was set at CHF 10.00 per share. Read more
Burckhardt Compression Complements its Sealing Systems Portfolio with Redura® Oil Sealing Systems July 01, 2015 | Media Release
Burckhardt Compression as a leading reciprocating compressor OEM (original equipment manufacturer) with decades of experience in high - performance sealing systems completes the trilogy of its unique, heterogeneous Redura® Sealing Systems.  After the successful introduction of Redura® Piston and Rod Sealing Systems, the company now launches its Redura® Oil Sealing Systems, offering superior efficiency and lowest oil leakage rates. With new, patented designs and well-established sealing elements the product line consists of a comprehensive range of oil sealing rings and packings. Read more