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Friess GmbH: An Overview

As a small technology driven company, we have set our as our goal throughout our existence to bring innovative solutions to our customers. We focus on low ROI, enviornmentally friendly applications that enable our customers to reduce waste and increase production quality, both of which contribute to a small environmental footprint. To this end we develop and / or sell four different product lines: oil skimmers, magnetic filters, electrostatic oil cleaners and oil dewatering systems.

Company History

Change of General Manager

Oliver Benneck takes over as the general manager of Friess GmbH

2019

Change of General Manager

Oliver Benneck takes over as the general manager of Friess GmbH

2019

Oil Dewatering System VOD 16

The new oil dewatering system VOD 16 is available.

2015

Oil Dewatering System VOD 16

The new oil dewatering system VOD 16 is available.

2015

New Stainless Steel Magnetic Filters

Magnetic filters are now developed and produced in-house under the Friess brand. The first magnetic filter to run off the line is the new series FMF.

2013

New Stainless Steel Magnetic Filters

Magnetic filters are now developed and produced in-house under the Friess brand. The first magnetic filter to run off the line is the new series FMF.

2013

Magnetic Filter

The magnetic filters of Eclipse Magnetics Ltd. are added to the portfolio.

2011

Magnetic Filter

The magnetic filters of Eclipse Magnetics Ltd. are added to the portfolio.

2011

Waste Water Treatment Plants

The waste water treatment plants of our partner VentilAqua S.A. are added to our portfolio.

2010

Waste Water Treatment Plants

The waste water treatment plants of our partner VentilAqua S.A. are added to our portfolio.

2010

ISO 9001:2000

A quality management system on the basis of ISO 9001:2000 is implemented.

2003

ISO 9001:2000

A quality management system on the basis of ISO 9001:2000 is implemented.

2003

Skimmtelligent

The oil separator Skimmtelligent is developed.

2000

Skimmtelligent

The oil separator Skimmtelligent is developed.

2000

Change of Corporate Form

The company Friess GmbH is founded and replaces the engineering office Friess. Move to our current premises in Monheim, Germany.

1992

Change of Corporate Form

The company Friess GmbH is founded and replaces the engineering office Friess. Move to our current premises in Monheim, Germany.

1992

Electrostaic Oil Cleaners

After the development of electrostatic oil cleaners by Michael Friess, the first units are built and sold.

1986

Electrostaic Oil Cleaners

After the development of electrostatic oil cleaners by Michael Friess, the first units are built and sold.

1986

Oil Skimmers

The first oil skimmers are sold

1976

Oil Skimmers

The first oil skimmers are sold

1976

Founding

The engineering office Friess is founded in Hilden, Germany. Water treatment chemicals and cleaning chemicals for cooling water systems are sold.

1972

Founding

The engineering office Friess is founded in Hilden, Germany. Water treatment chemicals and cleaning chemicals for cooling water systems are sold.

1972