trusted. worldwide.

GRUPO KLINGER

Pioneer in sealing technology, the KLINGER is now the world's leading supplier of industrial valves and seals.

Working for the safety of industrial processes around the world is the vocation of the companies of KLINGER group, one of the leading experts in sealing systems, control and monitoring of fluids.

A family business, founded in 1886, today presents itself as a group of independent companies, but globally aligned. Present in more than 60 countries, group has the 18 factories and exports to 80 countries around the world.

Today the KLINGER Group is established as a leading manufacturer and global supplier of industrial valves and seals. Your customers are leading companies, belonging to the processing industry, infrastructure, automotive, sea, oil and gas, chemical industry, Paper And Cellulose, energy sector, food and beverage and pharmaceutical industries.

The KLINGER offers the highest quality certified and also meets the international standards. Nosso know-how, that extends over 130 years, It enables us to be fully committed to providing not only products, but also sealing solutions, control and monitoring.

1886 – 1928

1886 – 1928
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    1886 Richard Klinger opens a small workshop in Vienna;
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    1890 reflective level display Invention;
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    1893 Home plant in Gumpoldskirchen (the Vienna);
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    Creation of the seal ring Klingerit®, Conquering the world.

1928 - 1957

1928 – 1957
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    Karl Klinger takes business;
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    O klingerit®It is developed for head gaskets in combustion engines;
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    The connection to the automotive industry opens a new market segmeno – the production of brake pads.

1957 - 1984

1957 – 1984
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    Hubert Klinger-Lohr becomes the new managing director of the Group;
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    Expansion of manufacturing sites and construction of a European distribution network with service 24/7.
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    Development of PTFE sealing materials and introduction of KLINGERsil®, the first material together world without asbestos;
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    Production of large ball valves on an industrial scale – KLINGER.

1984 - 2012

1984 – 2012
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    Fusion of the automotive industry with the leading German market Elring;
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    Opening a new modern factory large-scale ball valves as expansion of P unit&D em Gumpoldskirchen;
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    Introduction of a revolutionary high temperature sealing material. o Klinger ® Quantum.
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    Opening of new subsidiaries in Russia, Thailand and China.

2012 - 2015

2012 - 2015
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    Group Management under Heinz Scharl, Peter Müller e Christoph Klinger-Lohr;
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    strategic acquisitions in target segments. Focus on services and organic growth outside Europe;
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    Startup of innovation programs Group and talent management.

2015 - Today

2015 -agora
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    Group Management with the new executive board member – Daniel Schibli;
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    Implementation and further expansion of the global digitization strategy;
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    Strengthening of major production and sales networks.