BWF Group acquires Orwat Filtertechnik in Poland and Germany

BWF Envirotec Group is strengthening its core activity in air pollution control and expanding its European presence. By acquiring Orwat Filtertechnik, BWF Envirotec Group is further expanding its leading market position in the global growth market of air pollution control.

Based in the Polish city of Myslowice/Woiwodschaft, Silesia, the company has been producing and distributing filter bags and filter pockets for dedusting and flue gas cleaning technology as well as pockets, cartridges and compact filters for air conditioning and ventilation technology since 1995. With a sales office in Warendorf/North Rhine-Westphalia, Orwat Filtertechnik enjoys an excellent reputation as a reliable partner far beyond the Polish market.

In the words of the Managing Partners of BWF Group, Stefan Offermann and Dr. Philipp von Waldenfels: "Orwat Filtertechnik with its technologically outstanding equipment is an excellent addition to our line-up with a high level of benefit for our customers, particularly for plant builders and operators of flue gas cleaning systems. BWF Envirotec and Orwat Filtertechnik can look back on decades of successful cooperation based on trust. Our aim is to continue and further develop Mr. Witold Orwat’s splendid companies. This acquisition also further strengthens our Offingen location as a supplier of goods by the roll”.

Orwat® Filtertechnik Sp. z o. o.
ul. Stadionowa 4, PL – 41-400 MysÅ‚owice
Telephone +48 32 223 90 00
Fax +48 32 222 67 06

Orwat® Filtertechnik GmbH
Wallpromenade 31
48231 Warendorf
Telephone +49 25 81- 78 11 00
Fax +49 25 81- 78 11 029


About BWF Envirotec:

BWF Envirotec Group as the largest corporate division of BWF Group in Offingen (260 million € turnover, 1700 employees) is globally positioned and operates production sites in Germany, China, the USA, Russia, Italy, Turkey, South Africa, India and Austria. Customer proximity is additionally guaranteed by 50 worldwide partners. Ranging from goods by the roll made of synthetic needle felt, including filter bags and filter elements, to comprehensive services and a R&D competence centre, BWF Envirotec covers the entire product portfolio of industrial filtration worldwide as a market leader.


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