We solve your process engineering challenges

Efficiently & across the globe

About BHS-Sonthofen

BHS-Sonthofen helps process engineering manufacturing companies increase their production output and to do so at a more efficient rate: we use our process engineering experience in the areas ofr mixing, crushing, recycling, filtration, drying and reaction to alter source materials in a way that will create added value for our customers.

Thousands of clients from our process technology, building material machinery and recycling technology divisions worldwide benefit each day from our innovative process solutions, technologies and consulting services in the field of mechanical, thermal and chemical process engineering, as well as from our offers and services in the area of trials, laboratory tests and after-sales.

Our international customers come from a wide range of industries, starting from the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, to the building materials industry, all the way down to the recycling and environmental sector.  

We are one of the world's leading technology companies for process engineering solutions, with over 400 years of experience. We will continue to drive innovation and help shape the future of process engineering with the help of our approximately 600 employees, international subsidiaries and representatives located in over 70 countries.

Our portfolio

We assist you in solving process engineering challenges in various industries.

PROCESS TECHNOLOGY

In the chemical and pharmaceutical industry, we are experts for filtration, drying, mixing and reacting – drawing on our in-depth know-how, we determine the most suitable process solution for you.

BUILDING MATERIALS MACHINERY

We have been pioneers of mixing and crushing technology for the production of building materials since over than a century. Our processes define industry standards.

RECYCLING TECHNOLOGY

We are the leading provider of technology for metal recovery and recycling specialist for processing industrial waste. We create long-term added value for our customers using our process expertise, innovative process solutions and broad technology portfolio.

BHS data & facts

We are a global player in mechanical engineering

Our success story

Our company – The story began in 1607

The origins of BHS-Sonthofen go back to the year 1607. What began as a diocesan iron-smelting works evolved into an internationally leading technology company.

Our sites

We are wherever you are 

Events

IERC 2023

1-18-2023 - 1-20-2023
Visit us on booth 1

Bonding Company Contact Fair Karlsruhe 2023

1-18-2023 - 1-18-2023
Booth D11

FILTECH 2023

2-14-2023 - 2-16-2023
Hall 8, Booth B48

UzBuild 2023

2-28-2023 - 3-3-2023
Booth A 22 in Pavilion #1

CHEMUK 2023

5-10-2023 - 5-11-2023
Booth L60

15th China International Battery Fair

5-16-2023 - 5-18-2023
Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center

Powtech 2023

9-26-2023 - 9-28-2023

SIM Bordeaux 2023

10-4-2023 - 10-6-2023

Pollutec 2023

10-10-2023 - 10-13-2023

News

Daniel Zeiler – the new head of Recycling Technology

January 19, 2023
The new year begins with a change at BHS-Sonthofen: Daniel Zeiler will be taking over as the head of Recycling Technology division. He replaces Alfred Weber, who had successfully managed sales for the Recycling Technology division since 2007 and retired at the end of last year.

New sales partner for recycling machines Down Under

December 2, 2022
BHS-Sonthofen is working with a new sales partner in the field of recycling technology: With CEMAC technologies Pty Ltd, BHS has gained a strong partner for its customers in Australia and New Zealand. The company looks back on more than two decades of experience in the planning, construction, and equipment of recycling plants.

Über 1.000 Jahre Betriebszugehörigkeit von Mitarbeitern gefeiert

December 1, 2022
Grund zum Feiern gab es jetzt bei BHS-Sonthofen: 52 Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter der deutschen Standorte in Sonthofen, Herrsching am Ammersee und Babenhausen blicken 2022 auf insgesamt mehr als 1000 Betriebsjahre zurück – mehr als doppelt so viele, wie das Unternehmen mit seiner 400-jährigen Firmengeschichte zählen kann.

Perfect perlite grain size: BHS impact crusher achieves success in Turkey

November 15, 2022
Volcanic minerals don’t necessarily come to mind when one thinks of juice. And yet they play a role in beverage production: especially perlite serves the juice industry as a filter medium. Harborlite Aegean mines this high-performance mineral in Dikili, Turkey. Perfect granulation is ensured by an impact crusher of type PB 0806 from BHS-Sonthofen – a first for this particular material.

Goodbye bauma 2022

November 11, 2022
It was a great and impressive week at bauma 2022: In total, around 3,200 exhibitors from 60 countries and more than 495,000 visitors from over 200 countries attended the world's leading trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines, construction vehicles and construction equipment in Munich from October 24 - 30, 2022.

Candle filters from BHS-Sonthofen now offer modular clarification solutions

October 25, 2022
The production of plastic additives or the recovery of catalysts share a common need. They both require fully automated clarification filtration to enable high throughputs and versatile cake treatment. With a new, modularized product range for candle filters, BHS-Sonthofen Process Technology now offers further significant advantages including shorter engineering times and lower costs.

BHS-Sonthofen Process Technology at POWTECH 2022

August 25, 2022
BHS-Sonthofen Process Technology will showcase its process expertise for filtration, drying, mixing and reacting at POWTECH from 27 to 29 September 2022. The company offering includes components, individual machines and integrated system solutions. A key focus this year is on high-temperature drying applications. Visitors can look forward to seeing an HTC-T horizontal dryer in action at booth 108 in hall 4a.

AOK Soccer Camp 2022 - Kicking like the pros

August 24, 2022
... was the motto for around 180 young soccer players at the second AOK soccer camp of FC Oberstdorf. From August 2-4 and 9-11, ball-loving children and young people met at Oberstdorf's Oybele Stadium for joint training. The camp was made possible by the active support of regional sponsors, including BHS-Sonthofen.

BHS-Sonthofen: Looking forward to a reunion with the industry at bauma 2022

July 28, 2022
After two difficult and long years with corona, BHS-Sonthofen is pleased to meet its customers, distributors and partners in person again. At the new edition of the world's leading trade show this October (October 24 - 30 in Munich), technology leader BHS-Sonthofen will be exhibiting the twin-shaft batch mixer, which is considered the benchmark in mixing technology, as well as a single-shaft continuous mixer. In addition, BHS will be showing a rotor impact mill and a rotor centrifugal crusher in the crushing technology area at its 391 m² booth 449 in Hall B2.

All shredding processes take place in a nitrogen atmosphere

June 9, 2022
What to do if there is the danger of hazardous waste and ingredients escaping during recycling? With the first inertizable recycling plants from BHS-Sonthofen, safe processing is now possible – to the benefit of people and the environment: The universal shredder of type NGU and the rotary shear of type VR enable the safe shredding of hazardous materials in a protective atmosphere.

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