SHP Compressors

Standard High Pressure Compressors – Compact Package for Demanding Applications

The compact Standard High Pressure Compressors from Burckhardt Compression guarantee highest operational efficiency. Thanks to leading technology and in-house manufactured components, our customers can put their full trust in our highly reliable compressor systems. The variety of gases handled by our Standard High Pressure Compressor, which includes critical and extremely light gases, makes it a powerful and unique solution.

Standard High Pressure Compressor - Design FeaturesStandard High Pressure Compressor – Design Features (click to enlarge)

Design Features

  • Cylinder configuration – ‘W’ for CU and inverted ‘T’ for CT
  • Trunk piston design
  • Skid-mounted, tested units
  • Anti-vibration mounts
  • Air-cooled design
  • Auto condensate drain
  • Concentric valves
  • High degree of standardization
  • Minimal spares requirement



  • Bottling plants for industrial gases
  • BOG handling
  • Fuel gas injection (dual-fuel engines)
  • Electrolysis plants
  • Argon/helium recovery systems
  • NGV/CNG refueling systems
  • Hydropower stations
  • Hydrotreatment
  • Hydrodesulphurization
  • Seismic research
  • Steel industry
  • Purification & recovery Systems
  • Breathing air
  • Oil well servicing
  • Industrial gases handling
  • Marine boil-off gas handling
  • Air separation plants
  • Air-blast circuit breaker systems
  • Fertilizer plants and many more


Gases Handled

  • Air
  • Hydrogen
  • Nitrogen
  • Helium
  • Argon
  • Natural Gas
  • Other non-corrosive gases and gas mixtures