AIRTECH Europe is the fusion of HPE in Spain and the former vacuvane vacuum technology in Schweinfurt.
AIRTECH Europe offers individual customers innovation-driven solutions in the area of gas production and vacuum generation.
AIRTECH Europe maintains a long-term and fair partnership with its customers and suppliers for mutual benefit.
AIRTECH Europe offers its experienced and competent team of employees interesting and independent jobs in a socially responsible environment with an international focus.
The two owner-led businesses merged in 2016 to AIRTECH Europe, in order to be able to respond more consistently to the special customer wishes and the requirements of the markets.
The consistent exchange of experiences, the permanent knowledge transfer and the joint research work expand the solution spectrum decisively. These synergies for the benefit of the customers are the basis for the targeted further development of the company in the future.
HPE has more than 100 years of experience in gas production and vacuum generation. Primarily, we manufacture and sell customer-specific side channel compressors, compressors and vacuum pumps.
The company was founded in 1902 in Barcelona. The focus was initially project management in the area of rough vacuum and here especially pneumatic conveying.
In the 50s, HPE developed the industrial vacuum MAVIC, which became especially important in the textile industry.
From about 1960, water treatment was added as a further special area.
In the 80s, the programme was extended by side channel compressors, which quickly became the main product.
Today, HPE offers a plurality of products and solutions for gas production and vacuum generation. HPE is a leader in the swimming pool and water treatment technology. Among the special areas of HPE are also the packaging industry, transportation and handling, the printing industry and the medical technology.
vacuvane vacuum technology Werneck
The company was founded in Schweinfurt in late 2008 with the objectives to develop individual customer solutions and systems for gas production and vacuum generation.
The big breakthrough was achieved in 2011 with special solutions for the area environmental technology.
In 2013, the company moved from Schweinfurt to Werneck to meet the growth, and to force the development and the expansion of the in-house manufacture.
Today, vacuvane vacuum technology offers a plurality of individual customer solutions in the area of gas production and vacuum generation and develops, together with leading European companies, solutions in the areas of environmental, medical, rail and plastics technology and the automotive area.