VOGELSANG – Engineered to work

Vogelsang - In focus

"WE THINK RED" at Agritechnica 2017

Among the pioneers of agricultural and biogas technology, Vogelsang remains one of the sector’s leading machinery manufacturers to this day. This year, we will be launching a number of useful technical innovations to go alongside our tried-and-tested rotary lobe pumps, cutters and spreading as well as biogas technology. These new products will support our customers’ work and help them to overcome the challenges of the future. Visit us at Agritechnica 2017 in Hanover (12 to 18 November 2017). Discover what´s behind Vogelsang in hall 22, booth B25 and see for yourself our innovations for agriculture and biogas!

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Vogelsang - Engineered to work

Solutions for Agriculture, Biogas, Industry, Transportation and Wastewater

Vogelsang GmbH & Co. KG develops, produces and distributes highly-engineered equipment that is easy to maintain. The head office is located in Essen/Oldb. in Lower Saxony, Germany. Founded in 1929 as a manufacturer of agricultural machinery, the company has grown to become a specialist in individually configurable machines, plants and systems for the agricultural, biogas, industrial, transportation and waste water sectors.

Vogelsang develops solutions that are individually tailored to the technical requirements of each sector. Established products include the elastomer-coated rotary lobe pump, which was invented by Vogelsang in 1970 and has been continuously developed ever since. Today, for example, it is used in biogas plants and sewage treatment plants, on tankers in the agriculture sector, in vacuum disposal for trains, buses and ships, and in an ever increasing range of industries. With the invention of the dribble bar linkage and the precision distributor, Vogelsang has played a major role in modern liquid manure spreading technology. Numerous other solutions, such as application-specific shredding technology, and intensive research and development work ensure the company a technological advantage that make Vogelsang one of the technology and market leaders in many segments.

Vogelsang’s customers include agricultural enterprises, rail and bus companies, biogas plant operators, many industrial companies, municipalities and agricultural engineering manufacturers, as well as shipping companies and shipyards.

Vogelsang has been growing continuously, particularly since the 1990s. At present, the mid-sized, innovative family business employs over 800 people worldwide. Today, the Essen/Oldenburg site alone employs 600 people, manufacturing Vogelsang products with the help of modern, CNC-controlled production machines on 20,000 square meters of hall space.

In line with its mission statement “Engineered to work”, Vogelsang ensures the highest production quality through its research, development and manufacturing operations at its location in Germany. As an international company, Vogelsang also operates manufacturing centers domestically and abroad. A continuously growing network of subsidiaries and representatives allows Vogelsang to be present in more than 20 locations worldwide, in all European countries and important industrialized nations in the world. In 2016, Vogelsang had a turnover of 92 million euros.

Case Study: XRipper prevents clogging of pumps

Read in our case study of the pumping station Lautertal how the implementation of the XRipper XRP solved the problem of pumps clogged by wet wipes or other hygiene articles.

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